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 sundance.org/tickets.
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.
For the 17th year, Sundance is bringing some of its best and most popular films back for a warmer time of year, in its free Outdoor Summer Screening Series. The films will be shown at City Park locally, and at Red Butte Gardens in Salt Lake. Rick Brough has more.
The dramatic film "Whiplash" was the big winner at the Sundance Film Festival Awards Saturday night. The film picked up both the Grand Jury Prize for Narrative Film, and the Audience Award in the same category. The Grand Jury winner for Documentary was "Rich Hill", and "Alive Inside" won the Audience Award for the Documentary Program. Rick Brough has more.