August’s Free Tumbleweeds Movie: THE RED TURTLE


Directed by Michaël Dudok de Wit
81 min | 2016 | France/Belgium/Japan | Rated PG
No Dialogue 

Recommended for ages 8+

Cast: Emmanuel Garijo, Tom Hudson, Baptiste Goy, and Barbara Beretta

A man shipwrecked on an island who tries desperately to escape, until one day he encounters a strange turtle that changes his life. Co-produced by Wild Bunch and Studio Ghibli, this beautifully animated and deceptively simple story boasts narrative layers as richly absorbing as its lovely visuals.

Nominated: Best Animated Feature Film–2017 Academy Awards; Winner: Special Jury Prize–2016 Cannes Film Festival

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

Tumbleweeds generously supported by

Saturday, August 5 @ 11:00 AM
The City Library – SLC
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Monday, August 7 @ 4:00 PM
Viridian Event Center – West Jordan
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Saturday, August 12 @ 2:00 PM
Orem Public Library – Orem
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