After pivoting its 2021 event into a successful hybrid version, the Sundance Film Festival is preparing to do the same for its 2022 edition, which has today been announced to take place January 20 – 30, 2022. Per an official release, the festival will again take place both in-person and online. The festival adds that its teams “are in the process of designing a safe and accessible Festival where our audiences and artists can come together to celebrate and discover new work, and each other.”
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Last June, as the coronavirus pandemic continued to rage across the world, the festival rolled out an innovative hybrid plan to ensure both the existence of a pared-down in-person element and a robust online hub for the virtual attendance of those unable to travel to Park City, Utah.
While other festivals opted to go entirely virtual or postpone their physical editions altogether, heavy hitters like TIFF and Sundance both mounted events