Upcoming Events

December 17, 2019

CHULAS FRONTERAS

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

Directed by Les Blank and Chris Strachwitz
58 min | 1976 | USA | Not Rated
Presented in English & Spanish with Spanish & English Subtitles.

Post Film Q&A with documentary filmmaker Chris Simon, Maureen Gosling, the film’s assistant editor, and musica Norteña band Rio Bravo Conjunto Los Castillos. The band will be playing songs from 6:30-7:00 and an additional number after the screening.

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March 6, 2020

2020 Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids

Start: March 6, 2020 11:00 AM
End: March 6, 2020 11:00 AM
Venue: Library Square
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111

Utah Film Center’s 9th annual Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids takes place March 6–12, 2020 at Library Square. Tumbleweeds, the Mountain West’s only international film festival for families, presents new, culturally-enriching, curated cinema for ages 4 and up. Audiences will see the best animation and live-action film from around the world, participate in media arts workshops, and explore a variety of activities designed to balance visual content, active play, and critical thinking.

The Festival is open to the public the weekend of March 6-8, with Festival Field Trips offered free of charge to schools March 9-12.

March 9, 2020

2020 Tumbleweeds Festival Field Trips

Start: March 9, 2020 9:00 AM
End: March 9, 2020 9:00 AM
Venue: Library Square
Address:
210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, 84111

Monday, March 9 through Thursday, March 12
Library Square in downtown Salt Lake City and a to-be-announced location in northern Utah County
Interested in bringing your students? Give us your info here and when it’s time to sign up, you’ll be the first to know!

Utah Film Center is pleased to offer FREE Tumbleweeds Festival Field Trips to grades 1-12 as part of our Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Children and Youth. Films and screening venues will be announced in December/January. There will be a discussion after each screening and all participating teachers will receive a study guide packet.

Underwriting for bus/transportation support is available, email mwalker [at] utahfilmcenter.org for information.

March 20, 2020

SHIFT 2-day Workshop – Ogden

Start: March 20, 2020 8:30 AM
End: March 20, 2020 8:30 AM
Venue: Media Center at Burch Creek Elementary School
Address:
4300 Madison Ave, South Ogden, UT, 84403

Burch Creek Elementary
March 20-21, 2020
8:30am – 4:30pm each day
Learn to integrate technology into classroom instruction.

July 10, 2020

2020 Damn These Heels Queer Film Festival

Start: July 10, 2020
End: July 10, 2020
Venue: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Address:
138 W 300 S, Salt Lake City, 84101

SAVE THE DATE
July 10-12, 2020
at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
in downtown Salt Lake City

Utah Film Center’s 17th annual Damn These Heels, the only festival in Utah devoted to showcasing LGBTQ stories in film that highlight LGBTQ culture, ideas, struggles, and triumphs.

More details coming soon!

Photos and film stills from recent Festivals.