Summer Doc Lab alum, Jessica Kingdon, Premieres Commodity City at Slamdance!

Slamdance has unveiled its Special Screenings, Beyond and Shorts programs for the 23rd edition of its festival, which will include 35 world premieres, nine North American premieres and 10 U.S. premieres within the programs. We are thrilled that Summer Documentary Lab alum Jessica Kingdon’s film is a selection, congratulations to Jessica! Check out the full lineup and keep your eyes out for Commodity City!

Commodity City
(USA) World Premiere
Director: Jessica Kingdon
An observation of the daily lives of  vendors who work in China’s Yiwu Markets, the largest consumer market in the world. The film explores moments of tension between the fake and the real, between what is for sale and the humans who sell them.