January 29, 2018 @ 1:30 PM
The Sundance Film Festival may be over, but the impressive slate of films that premiered over the course of the 10-day event in Park City, Utah, has yet to hit theaters. This year’s lineup of largely female-driven stories tackled heavy topics from the awkwardness of puberty to sexual abuse and consent, and are sure to make a mark come next awards season.
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From the charming coming-of-age drama Eighth Grade to the Laura Dern-led The Tale, an account of a complicated relationship between a young girl and her running coach, here are five of the most powerful movies worth seeing.