The 2022 edition of Slamdance Film Festival was supposed to start on January 20th and end on 30th: the festival team has announced that this 28th edition will now start on January 27th and will end on February 6th, 2022.

The Slamdance festival is Academy Award Qualifying with the prizes Jury Award for Narrative Short, Jury Award for Animation Short, Jury Award for Documentary Short.

As stated in this news page and this Facebook post, the concerns surrounding Covid-19 and the Omicron variant, the in-person version of the festival is cancelled, therefore the Slamdance 2022 will not be hybrid (online+in person) but only virtual.