Stephanie Elam Shows Us the ‘CNN Films Lounge’ at Sundance

By Mark Joyella 

Now that CNN has invested in documentary films and original programming beyond live news, the network’s got a presence at the Sundance Film Festival, where two CNN Films, “The Hunting Ground” and “Fresh Dressed” will be premiered.

The network’s base of operations at Sundance, the “CNN Films Lounge,” opened with a toast to filmmakers on Friday. So, what’s it like inside the lounge? Lots of rustic mountain charm, faux fur trim, and bright red CNN-branded knit caps.

CNN’s Stephanie Elam gave TVNewser an exclusive backstage tour: