Utah Film Center connects people, stories, and ideas through film, artist support, and media arts education.

CLASSROOM WORKSHOPS FOR FALL

Our FREE classroom workshops offer an opportunity to have a professional in the filmmaking industry teach students about what goes on behind the scenes in their profession, helping students become informed film viewers and conscious film content creators.

Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids

May 20-22 at Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville

Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids is a mini festival experience with films, activities, and workshops for kids of all ages. Films in the Tumbleweeds program highlight stories and young protagonists from around the world that both entertain and illuminate the world around us.

This year’s festival offers viewing options for everyone — indoor screenings at the Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville take place on May 20 – 22, 2022, and online screenings at home or on the go will run from May 20 – 29.

SCREENINGS & EVENTS

We’re delighted to share our 2022 spring film schedule with you. To receive updates, make sure to subscribe to our newsletter.

Through the Lens

Wednesday, July 6 @ 7:00 PM

In Person | Jeanné Wagner Theatre – Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center

Presented as part of our Through the Lens series, which for 2022 features a collaboration with the University of Utah’s Department of Film and Media …

Damn These Heels, Outdoor Screening

Friday, July 8 @ 8:00 PM

In Person | Liberty Park

MAMA BEARS is an intimate exploration of two “mama bears” – conservative, Christian mothers who have become fierce advocates for LGBTQ+ people – and a …

Black, Bold & Brilliant, Outdoor Screening

Friday, July 15 @ 8:00 PM

In Person | Liberty Park

When America’s last standing roller rinks are threatened with closure, a community of thousands battle in a racially charged environment to save an underground subculture–one …

Outdoor Screening

Friday, July 22 @ 8:00 PM

In Person | Liberty Park

In a time of superstition and magic, a young apprentice hunter, Robyn Goodfellowe, journeys to Ireland with her father to wipe out the last wolf …

Outdoor Screening

Friday, July 29 @ 8:00 PM

In Person | Liberty Park

A documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival which celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity. In his acclaimed debut …

Through the Lens

Thursday, August 4 @ 7:00 PM

In Person | Jeanné Wagner Theatre – Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center

Presented as part of our Through the Lens series, which for 2022 features a collaboration with the University of Utah’s Department of Film and Media …

VIRTUAL VIDEO STORE

New Releases On Your Schedule

SLALOM

SLALOM

This riveting, Cannes-selected #MeToo drama from debut filmmaker Charlène Favier follows the relationship between a teenage ski prodigy and …
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THE UNFINISHED FIGHT OF SELDOM SEEN SLEIGHT

THE UNFINISHED FIGHT OF SELDOM SEEN SLEIGHT

Ken Sleight watched the place he called home, Glen Canyon on the Colorado River in Utah, slowly drown under the …
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OUR TIME MACHINE

OUR TIME MACHINE

Shaken by the news of his father’s dementia, artist Maleonn creates “Papa’s Time Machine,” a wondrous time-travel adventure performed …
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MEETING THE BEATLES IN INDIA

MEETING THE BEATLES IN INDIA

In 1968, with the eyes of the world upon them, The Beatles traveled to Rishikesh, India, to study transcendental meditation …
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FEELS GOOD MAN

FEELS GOOD MAN

When Matt Furie first created Pepe the Frog, a character in his indie comic Boy’s Club, Matt was an easygoing …
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UTAH FILM CENTER NEWS

VIRTUAL VIDEO STORE

A Curated Selection of Films Available on Your Schedule Through Rental or Streaming Services

CINEMA ON DEMAND

Theatrical Releases & Remastered Films Available to Rent