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Video Library and Learning Pathways

Exclusive Sundance Co//ab-created learning videos to help develop your craft to the next level


Extensive listing of curated resources covers all aspects of writing, directing, and producing in fiction and nonfiction across all mediums

Public Webinars

Free, live, online webinars featuring industry leaders on a variety of topics


The monthly Challenge offers a chance to share your work and win a one-on-one mentoring session with a Sundance Advisor, a free annual Membership, and a free Master Class of your choice


Our exclusive calendar of curated opportunities for creators and filmmakers

Public Forums

Connect with other artists through open discussion Forums

Sundance Co//ab is a digital artist initiative of the Sundance Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the discovery and development of independent artists and audiences. Through its programs, the Institute seeks to discover, support, and inspire independent film, media, and theatre artists from the United States and around the world, and introduce audiences to their new work. All Membership fees directly support this mission.

Frequently Asked Questions

Subscription Plans FAQs

Do I have to pay to join Sundance Co//ab?

There are many ways to engage with Sundance Co//ab. Everyone is welcome to join Sundance Co//ab as a free Guest Member to:

  • Watch our custom-crafted Learn Now videos;
  • View our Learning Pathways;
  • Access our curated Resources;
  • Join our free Webinars;
  • Enter our monthly Sundance Challenge; and
  • Engage with the community.

 If you’re looking for a deeper learning experience, you can become a Sundance Co//ab Member to:

  • Submit work in progress for valuable feedback from a Sundance Co//ab Advisor and the Co//ab Community;
  • Participate in member-only Webinars;
  • Receive feedback on your Challenge entry from a Sundance Co//ab Advisor; and
  • Submit questions to Sundance Co//ab Advisors via the Advisor Q&A.  

For anyone looking for more direct, hands on experience, we offer 4- and 8-week interactive, Online Courses, along with a monthly Master Class that will place you in a live, digital classroom with a Sundance Advisor (Recordings are made available as well for those who can’t make it to the live session or want to review sessions). Courses and Master Classes are charged individually.

What are the Sundance Co//ab Membership options?

Sundance Co//ab Membership is available via Monthly ($10/month) or Annual Subscription ($99/year). Annual subscription also receives one free Master Class registration ($75 value).

All Access Membership ($550) is available for those seeking the highest level of engagement across Sundance Co//ab. All Access Members receive all basic Member benefits plus:

  • Free registration in all Master Classes ($900 value)
  • Exclusive Online Course Discounts
    • 50% discount on your first online course and         
    • 25% on each subsequent online course

Can I cancel or change my plan at anytime?

Yes, you can choose to upgrade, downgrade, or cancel your subscription plan at any time. When you are logged in, simply select the “change your plan” button next to the profile icon in the top right corner of your screen to view all of the options available to you. 

Do I have to choose a plan?

Yes, if you are not sure which plan is best for you, select the free Guest Member plan. You can always upgrade later if you like.

What is the difference between the Membership plans?

The details of the individual plans are listed in the column for each plan which you can see when you click on the “change your plan” button next to the profile icon in the top right corner of your screen. 

How does a free trial period work?

Some special offers may include a free trial period.  You will be required to enter a credit card to open your account, but it will not be billed until your free trial period is over. 

Cancel your subscription at any time prior to the end of the free trial period and your credit card will not be billed.

During the free trial period you will be able to experience the site as a full subscriber account.

We will send you a reminder email 3 days prior to the end of your free trial period.