On 12/01/16, the Sundance Film Festival announced the first round of films that will be shown at the upcoming festival in 2017. One of the 66 films chosen so far is “Landline” starring Jenny Slate, Finn Wittrock, and Jay Duplass, among others. “Landline” will make it’s world premiere at the festival, in addition to competing in the “US Dramatic Competition”. This is the first film Finn has been in that is heading to the Sundance Film Festival.
Film synopsis –
“Two sisters come of age in ‘90s New York when they discover their dad’s affair—and it turns out he’s not the only cheater in the family. Everyone still smokes inside, no one has a cell phone and the Jacobs finally connect through lying, cheating and hibachi” – Director: Gillian Robespierre, Screenwriters: Elisabeth Holm, Gillian Robespierre
Finn’s character’s name in the film is Nate, according to his filmography on IMDB.
The 2017 Sundance Film Festival starts on January 19, 2017 and runs through January 29th in Park City, Utah.