• Tumbleweeds - Films for Children and Youth
Upcoming Salt Lake City Screenings
Free unless otherwise noted
Directed by Jeremy S. Levine & Landon Van Soest 90 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Beginning one year before the fatal police shooting of a Black teenager […]

FOR AHKEEM

Tuesday, Feb. 20 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Yance Ford 107 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Strong Island chronicles the arc of a family across history, geography and tragedy – from the racial […]

STRONG ISLAND

Tuesday, Feb. 27 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Sam Wainwright Douglas 74 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film discussion with Elena Shtromberg (Associate Professor) and Paul “Monty” Paret (Associate Dean Honors College and […]

THROUGH THE REPELLENT FENCE

Wednesday, Feb. 28 @ 7:00 PM
Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City
Directed by Catherine Gund & Daresha Kyi 90 min | 2017 | USA/Mexico/Spain | Not Rated Presented in English and Spanish with English subtitles. Through its lyrical structure, Chavela will take viewers […]

CHAVELA

Tuesday, Mar. 6 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Elan Bogarin & Jonathan Bogarin 82 min | 2018 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Elan Bogarin.   At 11:59 PM on June 4th, 2011 […]

306 HOLLYWOOD

Thursday, Mar. 8 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Alexandra Dean 89 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film discussion is TBA.   What do the most ravishingly beautiful actress of the 1930s and 40s […]

BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY

Tuesday, Mar. 13 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Peter Bratt 98 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Peter Bratt and Dolores Huerta moderated by RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.   History […]

DOLORES

Wednesday, Mar. 14 @ 7:00 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center - Salt Lake City
Directed by Liz Garbus 102 min | 2014 | USA | Not Rated Classically trained pianist, dive-bar chanteuse, Black Power icon, and legendary recording artist Nina Simone lived a life […]

WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE?

Tuesday, Mar. 20 @ 7:00 PM
The City Library - Salt Lake City
Directed by Nathan Meier 79 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated Pre-film reception and post-film Q&A with subject Logan Madsen. Pre-film reception, organized by Art Access, will begin […]

LOGAN’S SYNDROME

Wednesday, Mar. 21 @ 7:00 PM
Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City
Directed by Antonio Santini & Dan Sickles 103 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Peek Award presented by Academy Award winner Barry Morrow to directors Antonio Santini and […]

Peek Award: DINA

Thursday, Mar. 22 @ 7:00 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center - Salt Lake City
Outside of SLC Screenings
Free unless otherwise noted
Directed by Andrew James 110 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Andrew James.   In a rapidly changing America where mass inequality and dwindling […]

STREET FIGHTING MEN

Wednesday, Feb. 21 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by Andrew James 110 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Post-film Q&A with director Andrew James.   In a rapidly changing America where mass inequality and dwindling […]

STREET FIGHTING MEN

Tuesday, Feb. 27 @ 7:00 PM
UVU Fulton Library Auditorium (LI 120) - Orem
Directed by Sean Baker 111 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Valeria Cotto and Bria Vinaite Warm, winning, and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s (Tangerine) The […]

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

Thursday, Mar. 1 @ 7:00 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by Rémi Chayé 81 min | 2015 | France/Denmark | Rated PG Presented in English Cast: Chloé Dunn, Vivienne Vermes, Peter Hudson, and Antony Hickling Recommended for ages 10+ […]

LONG WAY NORTH

Monday, Mar. 5 @ 4:30 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by Sean Baker 111 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Valeria Cotto and Bria Vinaite Warm, winning, and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s (Tangerine) The […]

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

Thursday, Mar. 15 @ 7:00 PM
Star Hall - Moab
Directed by Sean Baker 111 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Valeria Cotto and Bria Vinaite Warm, winning, and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s (Tangerine) The […]

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

Wednesday, Mar. 21 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by Sean Baker 111 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R Cast: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Valeria Cotto and Bria Vinaite Warm, winning, and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s (Tangerine) The […]

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

Tuesday, Mar. 27 @ 7:00 PM
UVU Fulton Library Auditorium (LI 120) - Orem
Directed by Ai Weiwei 140 min | 2017 | Germany | Rated PG- 13 Presented in English Over 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes […]

HUMAN FLOW

Thursday, Apr. 5 @ 7:00 PM
County Library's Viridian Event Center - West Jordan
Directed by Doug Nichol 104 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated In this magnificent cinematic essay, director Doug Nichol explores the mythology attached to the typewriter, as cultural […]

CALIFORNIA TYPEWRITER

Wednesday, Apr. 18 @ 7:00 PM
Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden
Directed by Ai Weiwei 140 min | 2017 | Germany | Rated PG- 13 Presented in English Over 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes […]

HUMAN FLOW

Thursday, Apr. 19 @ 7:00 PM
Star Hall - Moab
Directed by Jennifer Brea 97 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Presented with Open Captions. Twenty-eight-year-old Jennifer Brea is working on her PhD at Harvard and months away from […]

UNREST

Tuesday, Apr. 24 @ 7:00 PM
UVU Fulton Library Auditorium (LI 120) - Orem
Special Events
 

2018 Tumbleweeds Film Festival

Friday, Mar. 2 @ 7:00 PM
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Directed by Antonio Santini & Dan Sickles 103 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated Peek Award presented by Academy Award winner Barry Morrow to directors Antonio Santini and […]

Peek Award: DINA

Thursday, Mar. 22 @ 7:00 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center - Salt Lake City
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