Loading Events

Free Live Stream

This screening will take place online, live at 7pm.
Live Stream will take place here: bit.ly/UTFC_RtFlm.

Directed by Theo Anthony
82 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated

Post film Q&A with the film’s director.

Across walls, fences, and alleys, rats not only expose our boundaries of separation but make homes in them. Rat Film is a feature-length documentary that uses the rat—as well as the humans that love them, live with them, and kill them–to explore the history of Baltimore. “There’s never been a rat problem in Baltimore, it’s always been a people problem”.

Despite the title, the core of Rat Film is deeply human – an unflinching anthropological look at the racial injustices entrenched into the city’s past. With a haunting score by Baltimore native Dan Deacon, Rat Film is a chilling documentary that refuses any easy answers.

Featuring a score from Baltimore’s own Dan Deacon. Learn how this creative score was created:

Winner: Best Documentary Feature–2017 Milwaukee Film Festival; Official Selection: 2017 True/False Film Festival, 2017 Sheffield Doc/Fest, 2016 Locarno Film Festival

“It’s one of the most extraordinary, visionary inspirations in the recent cinema.”
Richard Brody,The New Yorker

Wondering how to connect your computer or mobile device to your TV? Check out our overview of wired and wireless options.

Featured, Live Stream, Salt Lake City, Streaming

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 @ 7:00 PM9:00 PM MDT