From Aliens to AOC, Sundance Docs Brought Down the House - 02-08


As per tradition here at POV, we take a look at some of the dozens of non-fiction films that played in the wilds of Park City at the Sundance Film festival. [Check out 2018’s report here.] This year continued to see a remarkably diverse slate, from social activist works to awe inspiring looks at historical events. Many of the films below were the most celebrated by critics and audiences alike, even if the some of the festival prizes sometimes leaned towards metatextual concerns trumping subject matter over caliber of work.