Welcome to Sundance Co//ab

After your 90 day free trial

A SPECIAL OFFER EXCLUSIVELY FOR OUR PARTNER COMMUNITY


You are invited to receive a free three-month trial Membership to Sundance Co//ab, our online platform for filmmakers and creators from around the world to learn, share and connect.

While any Co//ab Member can gain access to our extensive collection of crafted and curated resources, only Creators enjoy a deeper, more interactive Sundance Co//ab experience with other Members and Sundance Advisors.

We invite you to enjoy a free, 90-day Sundance Co//ab Creator Membership with benefits including:


  • All Community Member Benefits
    Including our extensive collection of content crafted and curated for creators and filmmakers, our Master Classes and online events, and the opportunity to enter our Monthly Challenge.

  • Advisor Q&A Live
    Monthly Advisor Q&A Live sessions featuring Sundance Advisors

  • Share Your Work in Progress & Get Feedback
    Share your work for feedback from the community and a Sundance Advisor

  • Office Hours with a Sundance Advisor
    Ask questions about your work and meet with other creators at weekly office hours hosted by a Sundance Advisor

  • Online Writing Groups (coming soon)
    Peer-led online work and support group


Click the Subscribe button at the top of the page to claim your free 90-day Creator Membership and enjoy all that Sundance Co//ab has to offer!


Enjoy your free trial! We will send you a reminder email 3 days before your trial ends.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to pay to join Sundance Collab?

You do not need to pay to join Sundance Collab. Everyone is welcome to join Sundance Collab as a free Community member to:

  • Participate in monthly live, online Master Class;
  • Watch our learning videos;
  • View our Learning Pathways;
  • Access our curated resources and opportunities;
  • Join our public online events; and
  • Enter our Monthly Challenge
I’d like to be more involved. What are the Sundance Collab membership options?

If you’d like a deeper engagement, Sundance Collab Creator+ membership is available through a monthly ($10/month) or annual ($99/year) payment. Creator+ members can:

  • Join post-event community breakout sessions;
  • Get exclusive invitations to Collab Connect networking sessions and Sundance Insider sessions with Institute program staff;
  • Schedule office hours with a Sundance Advisor;
  • Join exclusive Q&A sessions with Sundance Advisors; 
  • Access to on-demand Master Classes; and
  • Receive lab application discounts

A Course Pass yearly membership ($795) is available for those seeking the highest level of engagement across Sundance Collab. Course Pass members receive all Community and Creator+ member benefits plus:

  • Free registration in all self-paced courses; 
  • Free registration in your first live, online course*; 
  • 50% discount on all subsequent live, online courses*; and  
  • Final Draft screenwriting software.

    (* Space is limited; acceptance into any course is based on eligibility requirements and at the discretion of the Sundance Collab team. Course Pass discounts can’t be combined with course scholarships. See our Terms of Use for more details.)


    A limited number of need-based scholarships are offered for Course Pass memberships. Please apply from the Course Pass membership page.

    Do you offer scholarships for Sundance Collab memberships?

    Yes, we offer a limited number of need-based scholarships for Course Pass memberships only. A Course Pass membership includes free registration in all self-paced courses; free registration in the first live, online course; 50% off all subsequent online courses; Final Draft screenwriting software license; plus all the benefits of a Creator+ membership.


    You can apply for a scholarship from the Course Pass membership page.


    We also offer full and partial need-based scholarships to our live, online courses. You can apply for those scholarships from each course page.
    Can I cancel or change my plan at any time?

    Yes, you can choose to upgrade, downgrade, or cancel your membership plan at any time. (Please note that we cannot provide partial refunds for annual memberships if they are canceled before their end date.) 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.


    To cancel your membership, please go to “Purchases” from the drop-down menu under the profile icon on the top right corner of your screen. Select the “Cancel” button next to your subscription. The “Cancel” button will disappear as confirmation of your selection

    How does a free trial period work?

    Some special offers for Creator+ membership 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 for membership until your free trial period is over.


    Cancel your membership at any time before 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 all Creator+ member benefits on the site. We will send you a reminder email three (3) days before the end of your free trial period.