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Utah Film Center connects people, stories, and ideas through film exhibition, artist support, and media arts education.

UPCOMING SCREENINGS & EVENTS

Artist Foundry, Utah Filmmaker Showcase

Utah Filmmaker Showcase: BIPOC Films at Edison House

The Artist Foundry presents a special evening of 6 short films at Edison House. The program will feature a screening of short films by Black, Indigenous, and POC Utah filmmakers and a moderated Q&A with local filmmaker and co-host of Roots, Race & Culture on PBS, Danor Gerald.

Tue, May 28, 2024 at 6:30 pm

In Person | Edison House

Artist Foundry Competition

Artist Foundry Pitch Competition

Join us for the Artist Foundry Pitch Competition where selected filmmakers will pitch to a panel of industry experts and receive feedback in front of a live audience.

Wed, May 29, 2024 at 6:00 pm

In Person | Utah Museum of Contemporary Arts

Education Professional Workshop

Teacher Professional Development

Through workshops and instructional materials, educators learn how to teach the creation of documentaries, public service announcements (PSAs), instructional videos, personal narratives, and other short film projects with their students.

Thu, June 20 to Fri, June 21, 2024

In Person | Utah Film Center office

Black, Bold & Brilliant

Wild & Scenic Film Festival 2024

Outdoor Auntie and Utah Film Center’s Black Bold & Brilliant program are partnering with Tracy Aviary to present the Wild & Scenic Film Festival. Join us to support Black, Indigenous, People of Color, Disabled, and LGBTQ+ communities engaging with outdoor sports, public lands, and environmental activism with outdoor films and local vendors.

Alcohol for sale, 21+ only, must have ID on hand.

Fri, June 28, 2024 at 7:30 pm

In Person | Tracy Aviary

Black, Bold & Brilliant, Summer Outdoor Film Series

Searching for Sugar Man

In the early 1970s, Sixto Rodriguez was a Detroit folksinger who had a short-lived recording career with only two well received but non-selling albums. Unknown to Rodriguez, his musical story continued in South Africa.

Fri, July 12, 2024 at 8:00 pm

In Person | Liberty Park

Summer Outdoor Film Series, Utah Filmmaker Showcase

Nine Days

Will (Winston Duke) spends his days in a remote outpost watching the live Point of View (POV) on TVs of people going about their lives, until one subject perishes, leaving a vacancy for a new life on earth. Soon, several candidates – unborn souls – arrive at Will’s to undergo tests determining their fitness, facing oblivion when they are deemed unsuitable.

Fri, July 19, 2024 at 8:00 pm

In Person | Liberty Park

Summer Outdoor Film Series, Tumbleweeds

Robot Dreams

DOG lives in Manhattan and he’s tired of being alone. One day he decides to build himself a robot, a companion.

Fri, July 26, 2024 at 8:00 pm

In Person | Liberty Park

Education Professional Workshop

Teacher Professional Development

Through workshops and instructional materials, educators learn how to teach the creation of documentaries, public service announcements (PSAs), instructional videos, personal narratives, and other short film projects with their students.

Thu, August 1 to Fri, August 2, 2024

In Person | Utah Film Center office

Summer Outdoor Film Series, Utah Filmmaker Showcase

Utah Filmmaker Showcase: Local Short Film Collection

A collection of locally produced short films.

Fri, August 2, 2024 at 8:00 pm

In Person | Liberty Park

Summer Outdoor Film Series, Utah Queer Film Festival

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Jamie New is a 16-year-old who doesn’t quite fit in. Instead of pursuing a traditional career, he dreams of becoming a drag queen. Uncertain about his future, Jamie knows one thing for sure — he’s going to be a sensation.

Fri, August 9, 2024 at 8:00 pm

In Person | Liberty Park

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