The Sundance Film Festival prepared to come to a close for 2012 tonight as the festival held its some of its last screenings and mounted an awards ceremony to celebrate the best films of this year’s festival. The biggest jury prizes went to Beasts of the Southern Wild (reviewed here) and Eugene Jarecki‘s war on drugs documentary The House I Live In.

The Surrogate (reviewed here) took an Audience Award, as did the doc Searching for Sugar Man (reviewed here) and the film Valley of Saints. The full list of awards is below. Read More »