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Sundance 2017: "I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore," "Dina" Lead Festival Winners

The winners for this year’s Sundance Film Festival were announced last night during a ceremony in Park City. Below you can find a complete list of the awards, along with links to our reviews of select films. 

U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Documentary - "Dina" (dir. Dan Sickles, Antonio Santini)

U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic - "I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore" (dir. Macon Blair)

World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Documentary - "Last Men in Aleppo" (dir. Feras Fayyad) 

World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic - "The Niles Hilton Incident" (dir. Tarik Saleh)

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Audience Award: U.S. Documentary - "Chasing Coral" (dir. Jeff Orlowski)

Audience Award: U.S. Dramatic - "Crown Heights" (dir. Matt Ruskin) 

Audience Award: World Cinema Documentary - "Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower" (dir. Joe Piscatella)

Audience Award: World Cinema Dramatic - "I Dream in Another Language" (dir. Ernesto Contreras)

Audience Award: NEXT - "Gook" (dir. Justin Chon)

Directing Award: U.S. Documentary - "The Force" (dir. Peter Nicks)

Directing Award: U.S. Dramatic - "Beach Rats" (dir. Eliza Hittman)

Directing Award: World Cinema Documentary - "Winnie" (dir. Pascale Lamche)

Directing Award: World Cinema Dramatic - "God's Own Country" (dir. Francis Lee)

Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award: U.S. Dramatic - "Ingrid Goes West" (dir. Matt Spicer)

U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Inspirational Filmmaking - "STEP" (dir. Amanda Lipitz)

U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Storytelling - "Strong Island" (dir. Yance Ford)

U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Editing - "Unrest" (dir. Jennifer Brea)

U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award: The Orwell Award - "Icarus" (dir. Bryan Fogel)

U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Best Cinematography - "The Yellow Birds" (dir. Alexandre Moors)

U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Performance - Chanté Adams, "Roxanne Roxanne" (dir. Michael Larnell)

U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Director - Maggie Betts, "Novitiate

World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Excellence in Cinematography - "Machines" (dir. Rahul Jian)

World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Commanding Vision - "Motherland" (dir. Ramona S. Diaz)

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World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Masterful Storytelling - "RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World" (dir. Catherine Bainbridge, Alfonso Maiorana)

World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Cinematography - "Axolotl Overkill" (dir. Helene Hegemann)

World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Cinematic Vision - "Free and Easy" (dir. Jun Geng)

World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Screenplay - "Pop Aye" (dir. Kirsten Tan)

To read our updating coverage of Sundance 2017, click here. For an alphabetical Table of Contents of the films we've reviewed, click here

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