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210 E. 400 S. , Salt Lake City, UT, 84111

Upcoming Events At This Venue

September 26, 2017

Directed by Jenny Mackenzie
68 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated

Post-film Q&A with director Jenny Mackenzie & film subjects moderated by RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

 
This latest film from Salt Lake City-based filmmaker Jenny Mackenzie is an intimate and deeply personal exploration of the opiate and heroin addiction crisis. (more…)

Start: September 26, 2017 7:00 PM
End: September 26, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 3, 2017

Directed by Sophie Wiesner
80 min | 2015 | Australia | Not Rated

Post-film discussion with Dr. Sonia Lynne Salari, Simi Poteki Malohifo’ou, Bill Allred, and Andi Tremonte. Click here to view their bios.

 
Call Me Dad is a film that takes its audience to the most delicate and painful place inside a parent’s heart. A place where good intentions and hope are pitted against entrenched and tormenting cycles of violence. (more…)

Start: October 3, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 3, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 7, 2017

Directed by Various
62 min | 2017 | Various Countries | Not Rated

A program of short films from around the world for ages 3-7 from the 2017 New York International Children’s Film Festival. All films either in English or without dialogue.
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Start: October 7, 2017 11:00 AM
End: October 7, 2017 12:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 10, 2017

Directed by Jennifer Brea
97 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated

Open Captions Presented with Open Captions.

Post-film discussion with Dr. Jessica C. Brown, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Division of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Utah School of Medicine.

 
Twenty-eight-year-old Jennifer Brea is working on her PhD at Harvard and months away from marrying the love of her life when she gets a mysterious fever that leaves her bedridden and looking for answers. (more…)

Start: October 10, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 10, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 13, 2017

This October, past meets present as darkness falls upon the Main Library’s auditorium. Cinephiles, music fans, and fright-seekers will enjoy this unique film series featuring free screenings of classic horror films from the silent era. In true silent film tradition, each film will be accompanied by an original score written and performed live by local musicians. Films are not rated but might be too scary for younger viewers. (more…)

Start: October 13, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 13, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 17, 2017

Directed by Michele Poulos
92 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated

Post-film Q&A with director Michele Poulos.

 
The brilliant poetry and scandalous life of Californian Larry Levis came to an abrupt halt when he died at age 49. (more…)

Start: October 17, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 17, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 19, 2017

Directed by Jérôme Reybaud
137 min | 2017 | France | Not Rated
Presented in French with English subtitles.

Cast: Pascal Cervo, Arthur Igual, Fabienne Babe

Jérôme Reybaud’s remarkably accomplished feature debut is a sly and sophisticated take on gay romance in the 21st century. (more…)

Start: October 19, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 19, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 20, 2017

This October, past meets present as darkness falls upon the Main Library’s auditorium. Cinephiles, music fans, and fright-seekers will enjoy this unique film series featuring free screenings of classic horror films from the silent era. In true silent film tradition, each film will be accompanied by an original score written and performed live by local musicians. Films are not rated but might be too scary for younger viewers. (more…)

Start: October 20, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 20, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 27, 2017

This October, past meets present as darkness falls upon the Main Library’s auditorium. Cinephiles, music fans, and fright-seekers will enjoy this unique film series featuring free screenings of classic horror films from the silent era. In true silent film tradition, each film will be accompanied by an original score written and performed live by local musicians. Films are not rated but might be too scary for younger viewers. (more…)

Start: October 27, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 27, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

October 31, 2017

Directed by Bill Morrison
120 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated

This meditation on cinema’s past from Decasia director Bill Morrison pieces together the bizarre true history of a long-lost collection of 533 nitrate film prints from the early 1900s. Located just south of the Arctic Circle, Dawson City was settled in 1896 and became the center of the Canadian Gold Rush that brought 100,000 prospectors to the area. (more…)

Start: October 31, 2017 7:00 PM
End: October 31, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

November 4, 2017

Directed by Michael Barnett
97 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated

Recommended for ages 10+.

Post-film discussion with Space Camp Teen Attendees and Gordie Russell, Senior Program Manager of Orbital ATK.

 
A definitive look at mankind’s future journey to Mars, as told through the eyes of the teens who will be the first ever to set foot on the Red Planet, as well as the leading experts currently pushing the boundaries of technology and innovation in space exploration. (more…)

Start: November 4, 2017 11:00 AM
End: November 4, 2017 12:30 PM
Cost: Free

December 2, 2017

Directed by Rasmus A. Sivertsen
76 min | 2013 | Norway | Not Rated
Presented in English.

Recommended for ages 4+

Cast: Kari Ann Grønsund, Trond Høvik, Trond Brænne, Kåre Conradi (more…)

Start: December 2, 2017 11:00 AM
End: December 2, 2017 12:30 PM
Cost: Free