Meet Jarom Neumann

Utah Film Center is excited to announce that artist and animator Jarom Neumann will be returning to our media education department to host virtual Behind the Animation presentations! For those who are not familiar, Behind the Animation is a free 40-minute interactive, virtual presentation for 3rd to 8th graders to learn about media literacy and […]

Instructor Highlight: Stephen Anderson

Utah Film Center’s Behind the Animation presentation brings students a dynamic look at the steps necessary to make an animated film to deepen their appreciation and involvement in the story. Early on in the creation of the presentation, we knew that good artists could inspire students with their talent and enthusiasm. Enter Stephen Anderson.

REEL LIFE – Call for Submissions

The COVID-19 shutdown has caused us to see and experience the world differently. We want to see what you are finding life to be like during this time. You have had to try new things, find new meaning, and learn in new ways. What is your view? What have you experienced? Give us 30-60 seconds […]

Utah Film Center Launches ‘Tumbleweeds On Demand’

Utah Film Center Launches ‘Tumbleweeds On Demand’ Independent & International Films for Young Audiences Available Online At TumbleweedsFilmFestival.org Salt Lake City, UT –  Utah Film Center announced today the launch of the ‘Tumbleweeds on Demand’ streaming site. Inspired by the success of the Tumbleweeds Film Festival, this new streaming platform provides audiences with a curated […]

Education Resources for Teachers: Soft Closure Edition

Welcome to our list of resources to help you teach from a distance. Check for occasional updates! PBS NEWS HOUR: STUDENT REPORTING LABS Lesson plans from the pros at PBS to teach your students critical journalism skills. Topics include ethics, storytelling, and determining what is fact and what is opinion. LEARN MORE: STUDENT REPORTING LABS […]