Sundance FIlm Festival

Sundance 2015 kicks off today, but you've no doubt noticed a lot going on around town to prepare for it. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

KPCW's News Director Leslie Thatcher kicks off the Sundance Film Festival with Producer Beth Fratkin as her co-host.


Sundance 2015 kicks off tomorrow, but you've no doubt noticed a lot going on around town to prepare for it. Leslie Thatcher has more.

Slamdance - the other traditional film festival in Park City - is returning for a 21st year of highlighting a festival by filmmakers for filmmakers. Rick Brough has more.

Got Glass? Take it to the recycle center that's located off of Bonanza Drive and Kearns Boulevard on Woodbine Way. It's one of the only places in town that will recycle it. Lynn Ware Peak has more.

THE SUNDANCE REEL with Leslie Thatcher

Thursday, January 22, 9-10 AM

Co-host Beth Fratkin

  • Sundance Film Festival’s Director of Programming, Trevor Groth
  • Allison Gollust, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of public relations, CNN
  • Sibylle Szaggars Redford, Art Performance Piece, The Way Of The Rain



Friday, January 23, 9-11 AM

KPCW Film Reviewer Rick Brough anchors this quarter's Film Roundtable with co-hosts and film aficionados Mark Harrington, Linda Jager and Jill Orschel to talk early Oscar picks, Sundance Film Festival Previews and which films to avoid this holiday season.

Sundance Ticket Sales Now Open

Nov 10, 2014

Support for KPCW is provided by Sundance Institute, presenting the Sundance Film Festival January 22 through February 1 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah. Registration for locals’ individual ticket sales is now open, through December 15. For more information, visit

As we reported, former Sundance staffer Virginia Pearce has stepped up to a new role dealing with film in Utah. She has been appointed head of the Utah Film Commission. Rick Brough has more of her conversation with KPCW.

Calling all movie buffs: The 2015 Sundance Film Festival returns to Utah January 22 to February 1 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. Don’t miss your chance to see the latest and greatest independent films from the top filmmakers from around the globe.