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Sundance 2018: #MeToo movement set to colour first post-Weinstein festival

Films on sexual abuse and gender equality and a star-studded rally for ‘respect’ will headline a festival instilling tighter security measures

The #MeToo movement is set to hit Park City, Utah, this week as the 2018 Sundance film festival kicks off with a planned rally for “respect” and a schedule filled with female-fronted narratives.

It’s the first major film festival to take place after the slew of allegations against disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein and the ensuing culture shift in the industry will probably have an effect. One of the most-anticipated premieres is Seeing Allred, a documentary about lawyer Gloria Allred whose clients include women who have spoken out against both Weinstein and Trump.

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