IVORY TOWER: THE PASSION OF JOAN OF ARC

Tower
FREE
Monday 12/17
7 p.m.
New restoration, partnered with Richard Einhorn’s acclaimed score Voices of Light for the first time theatrically.

In collaboration with Westminster College, this innovative program pairs a classic film with a lecture by a film student from the college. This is a FREE screening at Tower that is open to the public.

In 1431, Jeanne d'Arc is placed on trial on charges of heresy. The ecclesiastical jurists attempt to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions. (114 min., NR)

GREMLINS Free screening 12/24 & 12/25

Tower

Free and Open to the Public | No Tickets Required

Showtimes: 12/24 at 4 p.m. & 12/25 at 7:00 pm

Join us for a new tradition of screening GREMLINS on Christmas Eve & Christmas day with FREE admission. Bring the whole family to see this holiday cult classic on the big screen. 

A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town. (106 min, PG)

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE 2018 Free screening 12/24 & 12/25

Broadway

Free and Open to the Public | No Tickets Required

Showtimes: 12/24 at 4 p.m. & 12/25 at 7:00 pm

Join us for our annual SLFS screenings of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE on Christmas Eve & Christmas day with FREE admission. Bring the whole family to see this holiday classic on the big screen. 

Frank Capra's inverted take on A Christmas Carol stars Jimmy Stewart as George Bailey, a good man who's spent a lifetime giving up on his dreams in order to keep life in his small town humming. When a guardian angel named Clarence finds a despondent George poised to jump off a bridge, he shows George what life would've been like had he never been born. (130 min, NR)

Wassail & Waffles 12/15

Wassail and Waffles
Broadway
Free
Saturday 12/15
Waffles & Fun starts at 10 am; Films start at 10:30 am & 11:00 am.
 
Salt Lake Film Society presents Wassail and Waffles, free holiday fun for the whole family. Starting at 10 am, make your own waffle, meet Santa, and enjoy some holiday wassail. This year our holiday film screenings will include ELF & THE POLAR EXPRESS. Enjoy a great holiday film on the big screen this year! 
 

 Wassail & Waffles Film Schedule

polar express
 
POLAR EXPRESS
10:30 am & 11:00 am 
Free Admission
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Elf
 
ELF
10:30 am & 11:00 am
Free Admission
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

letsgolunaLET'S GO LUNA! CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD
10:15 am & 11:20 am
Free Admission 
Co-presented by PBS Kids
 
 
 
 
 

Give to SLFS on Giving Tuesday 11/27

11/27
All Day
 
Film fuels dreams, ignites conscience and sparks community.  
 
Giving Tuesday on 11/27 is about supporting vital organizations in our community.
We hope that you'll consider SLFS by donating here and each donation will be matched by local sponsor The Utah Bee.
 
Keep an eye out here for more ways in which you can support art house cinema and SLFS as we close out 2018. We'll have updates on offers throughout the holidays and new ways you can easily show that you feel SLFS is vital to SLC.  

KUED presents Battle Over Bears Ears

Wednesday 11/14
Broadway
Starts at 7:00 PM
Free Admission
 

Join KUED and Salt Lake Film Society for a free and exclusive screening of KUED's newest documentary, Battle over Bears Ears, along with a Q&A featuring the film's producer, Nancy Green. Tickets are free, but limited. 


Explore the deep connections to place and the vast cultural divides that are fueling the fight over how the Bears Ears National Monument is protected and managed. Whose voice is heard, whose is lost, and how do all sides find common ground in this uncommon place?


General public can pick up a ticket at the box office the day of the screening beginning at 11:30 AM.

IVORY TOWER: PERSONA

Tower
FREE
Monday 11/5
7 p.m.
For Bergman's 100th Birthday
 

In collaboration with Westminster College, this innovative program pairs a classic film with a lecture by a film student from the college. On the first Monday of the month there will be a FREE screening at Tower that is open to the public.

A nurse is put in charge of a mute actress and finds that their personae are melding together. (83 min., NR)

FREE SOLO Q&A with Jimmy Chin

Broadway 
Saturday 10/20

Special One Day Only Q&A on 10/20 with co-director Jimmy Chin after the 4:00 pm & 9:00 pm screening of FREE SOLO at Broadway. 

 

UPDATE: Our screenings with Q&As on Saturday 10/20 at 2 pm, 4 pm & 9 pm are sold out. 

Tickets On Sale Now 

 

Follow Alex Honnold as he becomes the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite's 3,000ft high El Capitan Wall. With no ropes or safety gear, he completed arguably the greatest feat in rock climbing history.

IVORY TOWER: 2001 A SPACE ODYSSEY

Tower
FREE
Monday 10/1
7 p.m.
50th Anniversary with 4K DCP restoration with original audio from the initial 1968 release supervised by Christopher Nolan
 

In collaboration with Westminster College, this innovative program pairs a classic film with a lecture by a film student from the college. On the first Monday of the month there will be a FREE screening at Tower that is open to the public.

A space-opera spanning the dawn of man to humanity reaching the stars, 2001: A Space Odyssey tells the story of the Black Monolith, humanity's evolution and the rise of A.I.'s ultimate supercomputer HAL 9000. (161 min., G)

KUED presents The Great American Read Series Launch

Tuesday, September 4
Broadway Centre Cinemas
Reception: 6:00 PM
Film: 7:00 PM
RSVP required. Please email by Thursday, August 30 to secure your seat.

Join KUED and the Salt Lake Film Society for the series launch of The Great American Read! Celebrate literacy and the art of storytelling with this exciting series.

Do you have a book that you’re ready for someone else to read? Our public reception will have light refreshments and a book exchange. Meet local authors Stephen Trimble and Michelle Tago-Tu’itupou and get one of their new books for free if you bring a book for the exchange. 

Beginning September 11, six one-hour episodes examining a powerful theme in the list of 100 books, including "Who Am I?", "Heroes," "Villains and Monsters," "What We Do for Love," and "Other Worlds." Come premiere the series launch before it airs!

Learn more about The Great American Read PBS and vote for your favorite books at pbs.org/greatamericanread
 
Are you a KUED member? Reserve a ticket in advance by sending an RSVP to 


General public can pick up a ticket at the box office the day of the screening beginning at noon.

EIGHTH GRADE No Rating Screenings All Day & SLFS SCHOOL NIGHT ENCORE 8/8

On Wednesday 8/8 at SLFS we will be screening the acclaimed film EIGHTH GRADE with "no rating enforced" all day.  All screenings will be available to all audiences.  In addition, we will be doing a SLFS SCHOOL NIGHT Encore for our 7:05 pm screening where movie-goers 21 & younger will have free admission.  

Get showtimes and tickets to EIGHTH GRADE here.  Just a reminder, that we are also still screening EIGHTH GRADE as our weekly SLFS SCHOOL NIGHT film tonight 8/7 at 7:05 pm.  

New Assistive Devices Available

Thanks to donors to our Sight & Sound campaign, we now offer these assistive devices:

Personal Audio Headphone Receiver
· Adjustable volume for all movie sound & dialogue
 
Personal Audio Headphone Receiver with Descriptions for Vision Loss
· Adjustable volume for all movie sound & dialogue
· An additional audio track is mixed in with the movie sound where a narrator describes the action. This narration takes place in dialogue-free moments.
 
Personal Audio Receiver – Hearing Aid Option
For either type of audio receiver above – A neck loop accessory is available for any patron who wears a T-Coil type hearing aid, and prefers not to wear headphones.
 
Personal Text Display
· Placed in any individual seat’s cup holder, adjusting to your sight line.
· For severely hard of hearing or Deaf patrons who need text to know the dialogue and other sounds that are happening.
 

Open Caption Screenings
We will continue to screen one film each week with open captions. The open caption screenings are on Tuesdays at about noon and 7 p.m. Check listings each week for the exact time.