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WarnerMedia Announces Presence at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival

January 15, 2020 GMT

PARK CITY, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 15, 2020--

WarnerMedia, a division of AT&T Inc., announced today their first-ever combined presence at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, including the WarnerMedia Lodge: Elevating Storytelling with AT&T. AT&T is Presenting Sponsor, Official Wireless Provider and Official Multichannel Video Programming Distributor Sponsor of the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. WarnerMedia is a Leadership Sponsor. Throughout the festival, WarnerMedia will host events, conversations and activations that highlight its commitment to content, innovation, and diversity and inclusion against the backdrop of storytelling and creativity at Sundance.

From January 24-27, WarnerMedia will transform the space located at Heber & Main at 660 Main St., which will serve as the nexus for WarnerMedia activations. WarnerMedia Lodge: Elevating Storytelling with AT&T will host daily lunches for celebrities and tastemakers, premiere parties and after-parties, industry panels and cast dinners for some of the festival’s most buzzed about titles and WarnerMedia properties.

WarnerMedia Lodge: Elevating Storytelling with AT&T programming includes :

Adjacent to the main space is Lateral, a new chic, underground hotspot hosted by WarnerMedia featuring panel discussions, receptions, live entertainment and late-night programming. Activations at Lateral, located at 600 Main St., include:

WarnerMedia will also host Our Stories to Tell, an invite-only pop up experience from HBO, TNT and TBS celebrating their commitment to multicultural storytelling, creators and audiences, taking place during the first weekend of the festival on Main Street. The event space at Firewood, located at 306 Main St., will transform to accommodate various interactive and engaging programming ranging from special events, panels and discussions with talent and creatives, exclusive dinners with casts and more to showcase ongoing initiatives that authentically engage African American, Asian American, LGBTQ+, and Latinx audiences.

In addition to the above, HBO will host a multi-day, immersive pop-up experience at OP Rockwell, 268 Main St., from January 25-27 in support of the six-part documentary series, McMillion$, and CNN Films will return to Sundance at Fletchers, 562 Main St., with a slate of programming and events.

About WarnerMedia

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

WarnerMedia is part of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T).

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CONTACT: Ashok Sinha

Ashok.sinha@warnermediagroup.com

212-275-5447

Lisa Marzullo

Lisa.marzullo@warnermediagroup.com

212-275-6190

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