Circle of Poison w/ discussion, Best of Enemies, Audrie & Daisy w/ producer, + more!

Upcoming free film screenings and special events from Utah Film Center
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Upcoming Free Salt Lake City Screenings


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Tuesday, October 11 @ 7:00 PM
 The City Library - 210 E 400 S
 

Science Movie Night

CIRCLE OF POISON

Directed by Evan Mascagni & Shannon Post
71 min | 2015 | USA | Not Rated

*Post-film Q&A with Ayla Stults-Lopez of the Utah State University Organic Farming program.

A global look at communities impacted by the export of toxic pesticides made in America and how they are fighting back.

Winner:  Best Environmental Film–2016 San Francisco Frozen Film Festival

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Tuesday, October 18 @ 7:00 PM
 The City Library - 210 E 400 S
 

Women's Stories

AUDRIE & DAISY

Directed by Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk
95 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated

*Post-film Q&A with producer Sara Dosa.

The story of two teenage girls who were sexually assaulted by guys they thought were their friends.

Official Selection: 2016 Sundance Film Festival, 2016 San Francisco International Film Festival, 2016 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

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Thursday, October 20 @ 7:00 PM
 Marmalade Library - 280 W 500 N
 

Damn These Heels Year-Round

JEWEL’S CATCH ONE

Directed by C. Fitz
85 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated

This film documents the oldest Black-owned disco in America and establishes the legacy of Jewel Thais-Williams, who stood up against hate and discrimination for 42 years.

Official Selection: 2016 Outfest, 2016 Provincetown International Film Festival

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Tuesday, October 25 @ 7:00 PM
 The City Library - 210 E 400 S
 

Exposé USA

DO NOT RESIST

Directed by Craig Atkinson
70 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated

Do Not Resist is an urgent and powerful exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the United States.

Winner: Best Documentary—2016 Tribeca Film Festival

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Upcoming Free Outside of Salt Lake City Screenings


 
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Wednesday, Oct. 19 @ 7:00 PM - Ogden
 Peery's Egyptian - 2415 Washington Blvd

Utah Film Circuit

COMPARED TO WHAT: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank

Directed by Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler
88 min | 2015 | USA | Not Rated

*Post-film Q&A with directors of the film and Utahns, Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler.

An intimate look at the public ahnd private life of one of our most outspoken politicians—Barney Frank.

Winner: Audience AwardFrameline 38 San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival; Official Selection: 2014 Damn These Heels Film Festival, 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

Learn More–Ogden...
 
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Thursday, Oct. 20 @ 7:00 PM - Moab
 Star Hall  - 159 E Center St

Utah Film Circuit

BEST OF ENEMIES

Directed by Morgan Neville & Robert Gordon
87 min | 2015 | USA | Rated R

*Post-film discussion with local politicians and journalists who will discuss the media and its role and impact on politics.

In the summer of 1968 television news changed forever when ABC hired William F. Buckley Jr. and Gore Vidal to debate during the national political conventions.

Official Selection: 2015 Sundance Film Festival, 2015 SXSW Film Festival

Learn More–Moab...
 

UTAH FILM CENTER PROGRAMS GENEROUSLY SUPPORTED BY

The Catalyst Foundation George S and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation ZAPZions Bank 
 
 
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