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Aug 1

Outdoor Summer Series - Twenty Feet From Stardom Screening (Park City, UT)

Friday, August 1, 2014 | 9:00 pm
Park City, UT


Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead—until now.

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Aug 1

Calvary

Friday, August 1, 2014


Calvary is a blackly comedic drama about a priest tormented by his community. Father James is a good man intent on making the world a better place. When his life is threatened one day during confession, he finds he has to battle the dark forces closing in around him.

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Aug 1

Finding Fela!

Friday, August 1, 2014


Fela Anikulapo Kuti created the musical movement Afrobeat and used it as a political forum to oppose the Nigerian dictatorship and advocate for the rights of oppressed people. This is the story of his life, music, and political importance.

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Aug 6

Rich Hill

Wednesday, August 6, 2014


In a rural American town, kids face heartbreaking choices, find comfort in the most fragile of family bonds, and dream of a future of possibility.

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Multi-day

NEXT FEST 2014

Thursday, August 7, 2014 through Sunday, August 10, 2014
Los Angeles, CA


Fueled by the renegade spirit of independent artists, Sundance NEXT FEST is a new breed of festival experience celebrating the intersection of music and film.

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Aug 13

Outdoor Summer Series – The Battered Bastards of Baseball Screening (Salt Lake City, UT)

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 | 9:00 pm
Salt Lake City, UT


Hollywood veteran Bing Russell creates the only independent baseball team in the country – alarming the baseball establishment and sparking the meteoric rise of the 1970s Portland Mavericks.

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Aug 15

Outdoor Summer Series – Big Night Screening (Park City, UT)

Friday, August 15, 2014 | 9:00 pm
Park City, UT


Wonderfully conceived and enacted, Big Night is a period piece set in 1950s America which focuses on two brothers, Italian immigrants Primo and Secondo Pilaggi, who operate a small, failing restaurant.

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Aug 15

The Trip To Italy

Friday, August 15, 2014 | 10:44 pm


Michael Winterbottom reunites Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon for more delectable food, some sharp-elbowed rivalry, and plenty of laughs.

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Aug 15

Life After Beth

Friday, August 15, 2014


Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...

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Aug 20

Outdoor Summer Series – God Help the Girl Screening (Salt Lake City, UT)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | 9:00 pm
Salt Lake City, UT


This musical from Stuart Murdoch of Belle and Sebastian is about some messed-up boys and girls and the music they make.

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Aug 22

Love is Strange

Friday, August 22, 2014


After 39 years together, Ben and George finally tie the knot, but George loses his job as a result, and the newlyweds must sell their New York apartment and live apart, relying on friends and family to make ends meet.

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Aug 22

To Be Takei

Friday, August 22, 2014


Over seven decades, actor and activist George Takei journeyed from a World War II internment camp to the helm of the Starship Enterprise, and then to the daily news feeds of five million Facebook fans. Join George and his husband, Brad, on a wacky and profound trek for life, liberty, and love.

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Aug 22

Frank

Friday, August 22, 2014


Frank is an offbeat comedy about a wannabe musician who finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant garde rock band led by the enigmatic Frank—a musical genius who hides himself inside a large fake head.

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Aug 27

Outdoor Summer Series – Community Choice Screening (Salt Lake City, UT)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | 8:45 pm
Salt Lake City, UT


Back by popular demand! Vote now to select the final film of our Summer Series.

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Sep 19

The Skeleton Twins

Friday, September 19, 2014


When estranged twins Maggie and Milo feel that they’re at the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront why their lives went so wrong. As the twins reconnect, they realize the key to fixing their lives may just lie in repairing their relationship.

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Sep 25

White Bird In A Blizzard

Thursday, September 25, 2014


Based on the acclaimed novel by Laura Kasischke, White Bird in a Blizzard tells the story of Kat Connors, a young woman whose life is turned upside down by the sudden disappearance of her beautiful, enigmatic mother.

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Sep 26

Laggies

Friday, September 26, 2014


Laggies is a coming-of-age story about a 28-year-old woman stuck in permanent adolescence. Unable to find her career calling, still hanging out with the same friends, and living with her high school boyfriend, Megan must finally navigate her own future when an unexpected marriage proposal sends her into a panic.

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Sep 29

Sundance…Sings! The Sundance Institute Theatre Program Songbook

Monday, September 29, 2014 | 8:00 pm
New York, NY


Discover the astonishing & diverse array of Sundance Institute Theatre Lab composers and lyricists whose work the Sundance Theatre Lab has nurtured over the last decade.

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Oct 10

Whiplash

Friday, October 10, 2014


Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.

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