Sundance: It’s Premiere Time

The Sundance people have announced the list of films that will be showcased in its Premieres, Frontier, Midnight, Native Forum and World Cinema categories for the annual festival.

“My First Mister,” the directorial debut by actress Christine Lahti, will kick off the 10-day event. And works from such helmers as Michael Apted (“The World Is Not Enough“) Richard Linklater (“Slacker“) and Allison Anders (“Mi Vida Loca“) are among the films that are spotlighted in the fest’s Premieres category.

The lineup for the Drama, Documentary and American Spectrum categories was issued Tuesday as well.

The Sundance Film Festival takes place Jan. 18-28 in Park City, Utah.

For the complete schedule, go to Sundance Film Festival’s official Web site at