Calendar of Events

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 8, 2019

Utah Film Center @ Illuminate

Start: November 8, 2019 5:00 PM
End: November 8, 2019 5:00 PM
Venue: The Gateway
Address:
31 S Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City, 84101
Cost: Free

Directed by Various
Not Rated
Recommended for all ages.

Join us at the Utah Arts Alliance’s Illuminate Light Art & Technology Festival. We’ll be presenting visually stunning light-based virtual reality (VR) experiences, and a light-based short film and video art lounge. The short film and video program will repeat throughout the night featuring work from groundbreaking international installation artists. The VR experiences will explore themes of sight, data visualization, and 3D immersive art. Program runs from 5pm-10pm each night.

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 10, 2019

SHIFT 2-day Workshop – Panguitch

Start: October 10, 2019 8:30 AM
End: October 10, 2019 8:30 AM
Venue: Panguitch High School
Address:
390 East 100 South, Panguitch, UT, 84759
Cost: Free

Panguitch High School

October 10-11, 8:30am-4:30pm

Learn to integrate technology into classroom instruction.

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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September 10, 2019

BEST OF: Fear No Film Festival 2019

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

Directed by various
120 min | 2018, 2019 | Various | Not Rated
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September 3, 2019

DYKES, CAMERA, ACTION!

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

Directed by Caroline Berler
58 min | 2018 | USA | Not Rated

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August 27, 2019

A QUEST FOR MEANING (En Quête de Sens)

Start: August 27, 2019 7:00 PM
End: August 27, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: The City Library
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111
Cost: Free

Directed by Marc de la Ménardière & Nathanaël Coste
87 min | 2018 | France | Not Rated
Presented in English & French with English subtitles.
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August 21, 2019

MOONLIGHT SONATA: Deafness in Three Movements

Start: August 21, 2019 7:00 PM
End: August 21, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 W 300 S, Salt Lake City, 84101
Cost: Free

Directed by Irene Taylor Brodsky
90 min | 2019 | USA | Not Rated
Presented with Open Captions
Descriptive Audio will be available via headsets

UPDATE: Based on feedback from our partners at Art Access, we’ll be showing this film with Open Captions instead of Closed Captions. For questions about accessibility or to make a request for accommodations, please contact Davey Davis at ddavis@utahfilmcenter.org or call 801-746-7000.

MOONLIGHT SONATA: Deafness in Three Movements was supported through our Fiscal Sponsorship program.

Post-film Q&A with director Irene Taylor Brodsky, moderated by KUER RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio. There will be an ASL translator for the Q&A.

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