Sundance

Chinonye Chukwu is the first Black woman to win the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival for her U.S. Dramatic entry.

Fox Searchlight released the first trailer of The Birth of a Nation. The award-winning biopic of Nat Turner is scheduled for release in October.

Paramount and Netflix dropped out of an overnight bidding war that ended with the historically large offer from Fox Searchlight.