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May 3, 2019

NAPOLEON DYNAMITE 15th Anniversary w/Cast & Crew to benefit Utah Film Center

Start: May 3, 2019 7:30 PM
End: May 3, 2019 10:00 PM
Venue: East High School
840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, 84102
Cost: $50-150

This is a fundraiser for the nonprofit Utah Film Center and your purchase is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Utah Film Center is excited to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Napoleon Dynamite with a special screening! As part of the celebration, fan-favorite members of the cast and crew* are reuniting for a lively moderated conversation following the film: Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite), Efren Ramirez (Pedro), Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), and Aaron Ruell (Kip) with Jared Hess (Director/Writer), Jerusha Hess (Writer), and Jeremy Coon (Producer/Editor).

*Just added: Emily Dunn (Trisha)!

This unique evening offers the opportunity for a VIP photo op with the cast prior to the film screening!

  • 5:30 – 7:00 PM – VIP photo op 
  • 7:30 – 9:00 PM – Film screening
  • 9:00 – 9:45 PM – Q&A

Memorabilia from the classic film will be exhibited on site.

Proceeds from this event support the nonprofit Utah Film Center.

General Admission Seating:
Line for general admission seating starts at 5 PM.
Pre-seating for Utah Film Center members begins at 6:45 PM.
General admission seating at 7:00 PM.
Interested in becoming a member? Click Here.No babes in arms.*Guests are subject to change.


July 12, 2019

2019 Damn These Heels

Start: July 12, 2019 7:00 PM
End: July 14, 2019 11:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
138 W Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT

Damn These Heels is a Festival for all that want to celebrate our community’s diversity by sharing LGBTQ history, culture, ideas, struggles, and triumphs through film.

Damn These Heels, the longest-running LGBTQ Film Festival in the Mountain West, has presented more than 220 thought-provoking and entertaining films over the years including Quiet Heroes, Southwest of Salem, Todrick Hall: Behind the Curtain, The Pearl, Strike a Pose, Kiki, Out Run, The Slippers, Boulevard, Beginners, Summer of Sangaile, and Tangerine.