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December 11, 2019

AMERICAN DHARMA

Start: December 11, 2019 7:00 PM
End: December 11, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 W 300 S, Salt Lake City, 84101
Cost: Free

Directed by Errol Morris
95 min | 2018 | USA | R

Post-film discussion with:

  • Marcie Young Cancio – Assistant Professor of Journalism & Media at Salt Lake Community College
    Tyler Meason – Utah-based award-winning director & producer
    Patrick Hubley – Executive Director of Utah Film Center
    Geoff Allen – Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Utah Political Science Department

Moderated by KUER RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

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December 10, 2019

AQUARELA

Start: December 10, 2019 7:00 PM
End: December 10, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Victor Kossakovsky
89 min | 2019 | Russia | PG
Presented in English, Russian, Spanish with English Subtitles.
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December 4, 2019

BEHIND THE SCENES: BALLET WEST IN THE NUTCRACKER

Start: December 4, 2019 7:00 PM
End: December 4, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT, 84111

60 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

Post-film Q&A with dancers and representatives of Ballet West.

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December 3, 2019

UTAH FILM GRAD SHOWCASE 2019

Start: December 3, 2019 7:00 PM
End: December 3, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Various
90 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

Join us for an annual screening event to showcase the work of graduating seniors from the three major film schools in Salt Lake and Utah County: University of Utah, Brigham Young University, and Utah Valley University. During this event, local industry professionals are invited to attend and rub shoulders with the emerging Utah talent. Likewise, recent graduates are encouraged to connect with each other and broaden their filmmaking network. And audiences get to enjoy a selection of the best new films created in the state of Utah.

Jury and Audience Award Prizes will be awarded.

With support from: U of U Division of Film Studies, BYU Media Arts Department, & UVU Media Arts

November 26, 2019

WARRIOR WOMEN

Start: November 26, 2019 7:00 PM
End: November 26, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Elizabeth A. Castle & Christina D. King
64 min | 2018 | USA | Not Rated
Presented with Open Captions

Post-film discussion with Davina Smith, CEO of Haseya Native Initiatives LLC., and Denae Shanidiin with MMI Who Is Missing.

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November 19, 2019

CHANGING THE GAME

Start: November 19, 2019 7:00 PM
End: November 19, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Michael Barnett
88 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

Changing the Game was supported through our Fiscal Sponsorship program.

Post-film Skype Q&A with Executive Producer Alex Schmider, Associate Director of Transgender Representation at GLAAD.

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November 13, 2019

CHAINED FOR LIFE

Start: November 13, 2019 7:00 PM
End: November 13, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 W 300 S, Salt Lake City, UT

Directed by Aaron Schimberg
91 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

Post-film Q&A with director Aaron Schimberg, moderated by KUER RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

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November 12, 2019

RIGHT TO HARM

Start: November 12, 2019 7:00 PM
End: November 12, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Matt Wechsler & Annie Speicher
75 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated
Presented with Open Captions

Post-film discussion organized by the Factory Farming Awareness Coalition of Utah.

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November 5, 2019

SK GAMING: The Journey

Start: November 5, 2019 7:00 PM
End: November 5, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Erika Shibuya-Tarano
57 min | 2018 | Brazil | Not Rated
Presented in English and Portuguese with English subtitles.

Post-film Q&A with A.J. Dimick, Director of Esports, University of Utah.

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November 2, 2019

UP IN THE SKY (Upp I Det Blå)

Start: November 2, 2019 11:00 AM
End: November 2, 2019 11:00 AM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Petter Lennstrand
2016 | Sweden | 82 min | Not Rated
Presented in Swedish with English subtitles

Recommended for ages 6+

Eight-year-old Pottan is going to summer camp, but she accidentally ends up at a recycling plant with some very strange characters. They reluctantly take care of Pottan, who soon discovers their secret. Behind high fences, they are patching together a homemade spacecraft… Humour, adventure and unexpected friendships await, as Pottan becomes the first ever eight-year-old in space.

How We Handle Subtitles for Young Audiences
Foreign language screenings are presented with English subtitles that will be read over listening devices by a “subtitle reader” for audience members who prefer an English dialogue track.


Presented in partnership with KUED’s Reading Marathon


Presented as part of our Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids year-round free programming.

October 30, 2019

CRACKED UP

Start: October 30, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 30, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, 84101
Cost: Free

Directed by Michelle Esrick
98 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

Cracked Up was supported through our Fiscal Sponsorship program.

Post-film Q&A with director Michelle Esrick, moderated by KUER RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

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October 29, 2019

JOSHUA: Teenager vs. Superpower

Start: October 29, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 29, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Joe Piscatella
78 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated
Presented in English and Cantonese with English subtitles.

Post-film Skype discussion with the film’s director, and with John Mok, PhD student in sociology at UC Irvine.

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October 22, 2019

WHITE RIGHT: Meeting the Enemy

Start: October 22, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 22, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Deeyah Khan
55 min | 2017 | USA/UK/Norway | Not Rated
Presented with Open Captions

Post-film discussion on confronting white supremacy with a representative from the Emerald Project and other panelists TBA.

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October 15, 2019

A BETTER MAN

Start: October 15, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 15, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Attiya Khan & Lawrence Jackman
79 min | 2017 | Canada | Not Rated
Presented with Open Captions

Post-film discussion with Utah Domestic Violence Coalition’s Executive Director Jennifer Oxborrow, YWCA Utah Shelter Director Amy Fladmo, and Utah Representative Angela Romero.

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October 9, 2019

HOWEVER LONG

Start: October 9, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 9, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
Cost: Free

Directed by Jenny Mackenzie
77 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

However Long was supported through our Fiscal Sponsorship program.

Post-film Q&A with director Jenny Mackenzie.

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October 8, 2019

ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch

Start: October 8, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 8, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Jennifer Baichwal, Edward Burtynsky, & Nicholas de Pencier
87 min | 2018 | Canada | Not Rated
In English, Russian, Italian, German, Mandarin, Cantonese with English subtitles

Post-film discussion on sustainable design organized by Utah Center for Architecture. Panelists: architects David Brems, GSBS, Sarah Boll, DFCM and Kenner Kingston, Arch Nexus. Moderated by Kevin Emerson, Utah Clean Energy.

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October 1, 2019

Damn These Heels Year-Round: UNSETTLED

Start: October 1, 2019 7:00 PM
End: October 1, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Tom Shepard
81 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated

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September 24, 2019

STUDENT ATHLETE

Start: September 24, 2019 7:00 PM
End: September 24, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111

Directed by Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy & Trish Dalton
92 min | 2018 | USA | Not Rated
Presented with Open Captions

Post-film Skype Q&A with co-director Trish Dalton.

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September 17, 2019

COOKED: Survival by ZIP Code

Start: September 17, 2019 7:00 PM
End: September 17, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Judith Helfand
76 min | 2018 | USA | Not Rated
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September 11, 2019

SLC PUNK! 20th Anniversary Screening

Start: September 11, 2019 7:00 PM
End: September 11, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 W 300 S, Salt Lake City, 84101
Cost: Free

Directed by James Merendino
97 min | 1999 | USA | Rated R
Presented in 35mm

Post-film Q&A with director James Merendino, moderated by KUER RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

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