January 20th, 2012
10:15 AM ET
Day one of Sundance is normally “set up” day.
And this year is true to form, as all of the various venues in Park City, Utah, are finalizing their looks for the next week of movies, concerts and dinners.
The famed Egyptian Theater, which hosts many of the film premiers during the festival, was home to the opening press conference on Thursday, where Robert Redford, the founder of the Sundance Film Festival, addressed this year’s crop of documentaries and films.
At the CNN Sundance Headquarters, the crew spent Thursday setting up the CNN workspace and area where we’ll bring you interviews and latest news from this year’s festival. We'll talk to some of Hollywood’s elite, as well as directors and producers from the most buzzed about documentaries.
Fan want to know who is coming to Park City this year. Some stars expected in the CNN Headquarters include Sean Penn, Kate Bosworth, Peter Jackson and more.
We are also looking forward to seeing some shows by Red Foo of LMFAO, Drake, Jason Mraz and The Civil Wars. CNN will be bringing you all the behind the scenes action from both the CNN HQ as well as the various parties around town this weekend.
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