• Wattsmart Video Contest

Upcoming Salt Lake City Screenings
Free unless otherwise noted
Directed by Andrew James 110 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Andrew James, moderated by RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.   In a rapidly changing […]

STREET FIGHTING MEN

Monday, Aug. 21 @ 7:00 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center - Salt Lake City
Directed by Zana Briski and Ross Kauffman 85 min | 2004 | USA | Rated R Presented in English and Bengali with English subtitles. Post-film Q&A with Executive Producer and Utah […]

BORN INTO BROTHELS

Tuesday, Aug. 22 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
-Utah Premiere- Directed by Tadasuke Kotani 89 min | 2015 | Japan | Not Rated Presented in English, and Japanese, Spanish, and French with English subtitles. Additional screening for this film […]

THE LEGACY OF FRIDA KAHLO

Saturday, Aug. 26 @ 5:00 PM
Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City
-Utah Premiere- Directed by Tadasuke Kotani 89 min | 2015 | Japan | Not Rated Presented in English, and Japanese, Spanish, and French with English subtitles. Additional screening for this film […]

THE LEGACY OF FRIDA KAHLO

Saturday, Aug. 26 @ 7:00 PM
Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City
Directed by Alê Abreu 80 min | 2013 | Brazil | Rated PG  No Dialogue Recommended for ages 7+ Cuca’s cozy rural life is shattered when his father leaves for the city, […]

BOY AND THE WORLD

Sunday, Aug. 27 @ 3:00 PM
Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City
Directed by Lucy Walker 108 min | 2013 | USA | Not Rated An escalating rivalry between Kevin Pearce and his nemesis Shaun White in the run-up to the 2010 Olympics […]

THE CRASH REEL

Tuesday, Aug. 29 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Terry Gilliam 116 min | 1981 | UK | Rated PG Presented with Open Captions. Recommended for ages 9+ Cast: Craig Warnock, Sean Connery, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Katherine […]

TIME BANDITS

Saturday, Sep. 2 @ 11:00 AM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Lara Stolman 90 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated Post-film discussion is TBA.   Demonstrating the power of inclusion to transcend disability, Lara Stolman’s triumphant film […]

SWIM TEAM

Tuesday, Sep. 5 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
-Utah Premiere- Directed by Michael Graziano 72 min | 2014 | USA/Denmark/Canada | Not Rated Presented in English. Presented with Open Captions. Post-film discussion with Windy Tanner (PhD Visiting Instructor, […]

RESISTANCE

Tuesday, Sep. 12 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Jonathan Olshefski 105 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Filmed with vérité intimacy for close to a decade, Quest is a portrait of a family in […]

QUEST

Tuesday, Sep. 19 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Tomer Heymann 100 min | 2015 | Israel | Not Rated Presented in English and Hebrew with English subtitles. Post-Film Q&A is TBA.   Ohad Naharin, artistic director […]

MR. GAGA

Wednesday, Sep. 20 @ 7:00 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center - Salt Lake City
Directed by Jonah Markowitz, Tracy Wares 87 min | 2015 | USA | Not Rated Political Animals tells the story of the civil rights struggle of this century – the gay rights […]

DTH BEST OF FEST: POLITICAL ANIMALS

Thursday, Sep. 21 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Jenny Mackenzie 68 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Jenny Mackenzie & film subjects, moderated by Doug Fabrizio.   This latest film […]

DYING IN VEIN

Tuesday, Sep. 26 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Randall Wright 112 min | 2014 | UK | Not Rated Hockney weaves together a portrait of the multifaceted artist from frank interviews with close friends and never […]

HOCKNEY

Wednesday, Sep. 27 @ 7:00 PM
Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City
Directed by Jennifer Brea 97 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Presented with Open Captions. Post-film discussion with Dr. Jessica C. Brown, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, […]

UNREST

Tuesday, Oct. 10 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Outside of SLC Screenings
Free unless otherwise noted
Directed by Matthew Newton 89 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated Cast: J. Mallory McCree, Raquel Castro, Octavia Chavez-Richmond, Sydni Beaudoin, Joseph Castillo-Midyett Post-film discussion with Brittney Nystrom, Executive Director […]

FROM NOWHERE

Wednesday, Aug. 30 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by David Byars 81 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated In January 2016, armed protestors in Oregon occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to call attention to what […]

NO MAN’S LAND

Thursday, Sep. 7 @ 7:00 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by Terry Gilliam 116 min | 1981 | UK | Rated PG Presented with Open Captions. Recommended for ages 9+ Cast: Craig Warnock, Sean Connery, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Katherine […]

TIME BANDITS

Saturday, Sep. 9 @ 2:00 PM
Orem Public Library - Orem
Directed by Majid Majidi 90 min | 1999 | Iran | Rated PG Presented in Persian and Azerbaijani with English subtitles. Recommended for ages 7+ Cast: Hossein Mahjoub, Mohsen Ramezani, Salameh […]

THE COLOR OF PARADISE (Rang-e khoda)

Monday, Sep. 11 @ 4:00 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by David Byars 81 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated In January 2016, armed protestors in Oregon occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to call attention to what […]

NO MAN’S LAND

Wednesday, Sep. 20 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by David Byars 81 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Skype Q&A with director David Byars.   In January 2016, armed protestors in Oregon occupied the Malheur National […]

NO MAN’S LAND

Thursday, Sep. 21 @ 7:00 PM
Star Hall - Moab
Directed by Ava DuVernay 100 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated Presented with Open Captions. Post-Film Panel with ACLU, UCASA, Juvenile Justice Services, and Salt Lake Peer Court […]

13TH

Thursday, Oct. 5 @ 7:00 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by Jenny MacKenzie 68 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Jenny MacKenzie & film subjects.   This latest film from Salt Lake City-based […]

DYING IN VEIN

Wednesday, Oct. 18 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by Raoul Peck 93 min | 2016 | USA | Rated PG-13 At the time of Baldwin’s death in 1987, he left behind only thirty completed pages of his manuscript. […]

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO

Thursday, Oct. 19 @ 7:00 PM
Star Hall - Moab
Directed by Michael Showalter 84 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily […]

THE BIG SICK

Thursday, Nov. 2 @ 7:00 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by Michael Showalter 84 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily […]

THE BIG SICK

Wednesday, Nov. 15 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by Michael Showalter 84 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily […]

THE BIG SICK

Thursday, Nov. 16 @ 7:00 PM
Star Hall - Moab
Upcoming Special Events
Utah Film Center turns 15 years old! Please join us as we celebrate this historic milestone and honor our founders Geralyn Dreyfous, Kathryn Toll, and Nicole Guillemet. Enjoy a night […]

UTAH FILM CENTER GALA 2017

Thursday, Sep. 7 @ 6:30 PM
The City Library Plaza - Salt Lake City

2018 Tumbleweeds Film Festival

Friday, Mar. 2 @ 7:00 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center - Salt Lake City
Utah Film Center News