Tribeca Grand Jury Winner Do Not Resist, The Silence of Mark Rothko, Chicken People, + more! (Until Nov 5)

Upcoming free film screenings and special events from Utah Film Center
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Join us November 9 at 7pm for the Peek Award

Upcoming Free Salt Lake City Screenings


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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

*Post-film panel with Salt Lake City Police Department Chief Brown, Community Voice Deeda Seed, Representative Paul Ray District 13, and moderated by Laura Jones.

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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Wednesday, October 26 @ 7:00 PM
 UMFA - 410 Campus Center Dr
 

Creativity in Focus

THE SILENCE OF MARK ROTHKO

Directed by Marjoleine Boonstra
52 min | 2016 | Netherlands | Not Rated
Presented in English and Dutch with English subtitles.

Wander through the life and work of Mark Rothko and visualize his sources of inspiration in an attempt to find what lies behind the imposing colored planes in his paintings.

Official Selection: 2015 International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam

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Tuesday, November 1 @ 7:00 PM
 The City Library - 210 E 400 S
 

Programmer's Choice

CHICKEN PEOPLE

Directed by Nicole Lucas Haimes
83 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated

In a high stakes world where a broken feather can shatter a dream, this film follows those who breed exotic birds in the world of competitive poultry.

Official Selection: 2016 SXSW Film Festival, 2016 AFI Docs, 2016 Seattle International Film Festival

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Saturday, November 5 @ 11:00 AM
 The City Library - 210 E 400 S
 

Tumbleweeds Year-Round

MOLLY MONSTER

Directed by Ted Sieger, Michael Ekbladh, and Matthias Bruhn
70 min | 2016 | Germany, Sweden, and Switzerland | Not Rated
Presented in English.
Recommended for ages 4+

Molly Monster spends her days playing with her friend Edison until her mama gives birth to an egg and she begins a journey to find her new place in the family.

Official Selection: 2016 Tumbleweeds Film Festival

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Upcoming Free Outside of Salt Lake City Screenings


 
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Monday, Nov. 7 @ 4:00 PM - W Jordan
 Viridian Event Center - 8030 S 1825 W

Saturday, Nov. 12 @ 2:00 PM - Orem
 Orem Public Library - 58 N State St

Tumbleweeds Year-Round

MOLLY MONSTER

Directed by Ted Sieger, Michael Ekbladh, and Matthias Bruhn
70 min | 2016 | Germany, Sweden, and Switzerland | Not Rated
Presented in English.
Recommended for ages 4+

Molly Monster spends her days playing with her friend Edison until her mama gives birth to an egg and she begins a journey to find her new place in the family.

Official Selection: 2016 Tumbleweeds Film Festival

Learn More–West Jordan...
Learn More–Orem...

 
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Thursday, Nov. 10 @ 7:00 PM - W Jordan
 Viridian Event Center - 8030 S 1825 W

Thursday, Nov. 17 @ 7:00 PM - Moab
 Star Hall  - 159 E Center St

Utah Film Circuit

LIFE, ANIMATED

Directed by Roger Ross Williams
91 min | 2016 | USA | PG

The inspirational story of a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate.

Winner: U.S. Documentary Directing Award–2016 Sundance Film Festival, Audience Award–2016 Full Frame Film Festival, Audience Award–2016 San Francisco International Film Festival

Learn More–West Jordan...
Learn More–Moab...

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Wednesday, Nov. 16 @ 7:00 PM - Ogden
 Peery's Egyptian - 2415 Washington Blvd

Utah Film Circuit

AUTISM IN LOVE

Directed by Matt Fuller
75 min | 2015 | USA | Not Rated

An exploration of the lives of adults with an autism spectrum disorder as they pursue romantic relationships. 

Official Selection: 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, 2015 Warsaw International Film Festival

Learn More–Ogden...

UTAH FILM CENTER PROGRAMS GENEROUSLY SUPPORTED BY

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