25 Movies We Can't Wait to See at Sundance 2017

From Grateful Dead and Gawker docs to Cate Blanchett's 13-role history lesson, the must-see titles at this year's prestigious Park City film fest

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'Casting JonBenet'
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'Casting JonBenet'

So you want to make a documentary on the JonBenet Ramsey case, but you don't want to be tied down with standard investigative-journalistic techniques? In that case, you follow filmmaker Kitty Green's example and mount an "exploration" of the infamous true-crime story via recreations, reactions from the Ramsey family's neighbors and various "performance" elements that examine things from every angle. "Her unique approach allows for all the fact and fiction of JonBenet's case to be shared," say the program notes. Ok, we'll bite.

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