800.453.8824

Utah’s in Vogue

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Written By Debra Vago Vogue recently wrote about planning a road trip to Utah’s most stunning natural sites, and it seems only right to highlight some of productions that have filmed at these show-stopping locations. ST. GEORGE: with its year-round warm weather, palm trees and iconic...

DOC SPOTLIGHT: Utah Film Center’s 15th Anniversary

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Written By Diana Whitten The Utah Film Center celebrated its 15th anniversary last week with a gala on the courtyard of the Leonardo, al fresco sunset dinner, a live auction, and jazzy music by the Gold Standard Band.  The evening was to honor the center’s...

DOC SPOTLIGHT: DOCUTAH International Film Festival

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Written By Diana Whitten The raven – a compelling figure in myth and poetry, messenger from the gods, a shrewd witness from above – serves as the emblem for a film festival currently screening in sunny St. George. At the Dixie State University DOCUTAH International Film...

In Conversation With: Becky Aikman

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Written By Debra Vago The Utah Film Center, in partnership with The King’s English Bookshop, hosted a special screening of the made-in-Utah classic Thelma & Louise, followed by a discussion with author Becky Aikman and our very ow Utah Film Commission director, Virginia Pearce. Aikman’s newly released...

Made-in-Utah ‘Westworld’ leads Emmy Nominations

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Written By Debra Vago We were thrilled to hear that HBO’s Westworld was nominated for 22 Emmy Awards, making it, along with NBC’s Saturday Night Live, the most nominated show of 2017. Much of the hit sci-fi-western series was filmed here in Utah, with spectacular, otherworldly...

Wonder Woman: Breaking the glass ceiling for women in film?

[vc_row][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text]Written By Debra Vago Director Patty Jenkins is being touted as Hollywood’s new superhero, having achieved the best box-office opening weekend by a female director, ever. Wonder Woman finally made it to the big screen this month, exceeding expectations by bringing in $103.1 million for...

A Local News Round-up of the 2017 Festival de Cannes

Written By Debra Vago Photo: Wind River director Taylor Sheridan, staring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen From made-in-Utah productions to made-in-Utah stars, we can’t contain our excitement with all the Utah-focused news coming out of this year’s Cannes Film Festival.  We were so proud to see two feature...

“Andi Mack” Gets Second Season!

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] The Disney Channel’s new series, “Andi Mack” will be returning to Utah this summer, with production once again coming out of Salt Lake City. See the official press release below: “ANDI MACK” HAS BEEN ORDERED FOR SECOND SEASON ON DISNEY CHANNEL  — Production Resumes in Salt Lake...

Wildcats, Unite! We’re (Still) All In This Together

By Elizabeth Latenser Photo courtesy of Billboard Magazine: The stars of Disney Channel’s “High School Musical” – (L – R) Corbin Bleu, Monique Coleman, Vanessa Hudgens, Lucas Grabeel and Ashley Tisdale. The first High School Musical film premiered on the Disney Channel more than 10 years ago...

X