If you're in Park City enjoying Sundance 2011, use this as your handy guide to notable screenings and events popping up in the snowy mountain town. If you're stuck elsewhere, consider this your roadmap for navigating all the indie buzz.
The forecast for Thursday, Jan. 27: Get out the shorts! The temperature is rising a few degrees to 33 with mostly sunny skies.
9:00 AM: 'Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey' at Temple Theatre
Constance Marks' documentary can start your day with a look at the puppeteer behind Elmo, Kevin Clash, as well as the rise of Jim Henson's ever-popular muppets.Tickles not permitted.
10:00 AM: Cinema Cafe 7 at Filmmaker Lodge
Installment number seven of this panel series digs into journalism, featuring David Carr, subject of 'Page One,' Eugene Jarecki, helmer of 'Reagan,' broadcast journalist Amy Goodman and editor Stephen Engelberg.
11:30 AM: 'Little Birds' at Holiday Village Cinema III
'Little Birds' has been getting some great response at the fest, making it a great late-game pick. Elgin James' film focuses on a young girl and her best friend who live on the Salton Sea, but decide to follow boys they meet to Los Angeles.