Film Schedule

PARK CITY THURSDAY JANUARY 22

8:30AM     Short     bobbycrush (Precedes HARRY AND MAX)
Library Center Theatre
Director: Cam Archer
(USA, 2003; 10 MIN; Color; 35mm)
A young boy learns the painful lesson of unrequited love.

8:30AM     Feature     THE GARDEN
Holiday Village II
Director: Ruthie Shatz, Adi Barash
(Israel; 2003; 85 MIN; English Subtitles; Color; 35mm)
Named after a desolate section of Tel Aviv where young male prostitutes and drug addicts converge, this disturbing yet gripping documentary explores the lives of two young men, one a prostitute the other a drug addict, as they support each other through their troubled lives.

8:30AM     Feature     HARRY AND MAX
Library Center Theatre
Director: Christopher Münch
(USA; 2003; 75 MIN; Color; 35mm)
A dark drama centering on the troubled relationship between two brothers whose dependency on one another is more than just familial.

9:00AM     Short     PHASE 5 (In Shorts Program II)
Yarrow Hotel Theatre
Solomon Burbridge
(USA; 2003; 8 MIN; Color; Sony HD Cam)
When was the last time you saw Mink Stole in an infomercial? Honey Lauren as a vitamin crazed Orange County housewife?

9:00AM     Short     SPOKANE (In Shorts Program II)
Yarrow Hotel Theatre
Larry Kennar
(USA; 2003; 29 MIN; Color; Sony HD Cam)
Two men ditch a boring wedding, escaping to a parking lot, a strip bar, and then a hotel room.

10:00AM     Short     THE FIG NEWTONS
The Gallery
Paul Sbrizzi
(USA; 2004; 10 MIN; Color; Mini-DV)
Carly, a love-starved woman plans a romantic evening of TV and fruit-filled cookies with her male houseguest, but her plans go awry when he brings home a street-smart tart with a Ukrainian accent that culminates into a dangerous game of Scattergories‚ that sends them all spiraling out of control.

12:00PM     Short     PAPILLON D’AMOUR (In Frontier Shorts)
Holiday Village Cinema III
Nicolas Provost
(Belgium; 2003; 4 MIN; B/W; Sony HD Cam)
The power and mystery of Rashomon revisited.

12:00PM     Short     PICTURES FROM DOROTHY (Frontier Shorts)
Holiday Village III
Kevin Jerome Everson
(USA; 2003; 6 MIN; Color; 35mm)
This little Dorothy reveals a very different Oz.

12:00PM     Short     POPCORN
The Gallery
Michael Lucid, Amanda Quinn
(USA; 2003; 7 MIN; Color; Video)
A segment from the cult cable-access, gender-bending comedy show in which the stoner staff and the snooty patrons of an uppity art house theatre duke it out for intellectual superiority.

12:00PM     Feature     SAVED!
Egyptian Theatre
Brian Dannelly
(USA; 2003; 92 MIN; Color; 35mm)
When a devout Baptist teenager’s boyfriend confesses that he’s gay, a vision from Heaven instructs her to sleep with him. But when things don’t go as planned, she becomes hell-bent to make her straying boyfriend follow the straight-and-narrow. Starring Jena Malone, Mandy Moore, Macaulay Culkin, and Heather Matarazzo.

12:30PM     Feature     IMELDA
Holiday Village IV
Ramona S. Diaz
(USA; 2003; 103 MIN; Color/B&W; Sony HD Cam)
From her early days as a Beauty Queen to her whirlwind romance with the future President of the Philippines, IMELDA is a captivating and haunting all-access portrait of one of the world’s richest and most influential women.

2:30PM     Feature     BOOK OF LOVE
Library Center Theatre
Alan Brown
(USA; 2003; 85 min; Color; Sony HD Cam)
A bored and complacent married couple crosses paths with an energetic 15-year old named Chet, who is promptly welcomed into their lives. Yet, an unexpected turn of events leads to a momentary indiscretion that fractures the core of their friendship. Starring Frances O’Connor, Simon Baker, Gregory Smith, and Bryce Dallas Howard.

6:00PM     Feature     MANGO KISS
The Canyons Resort
Sascha Rice
(USA, 2003; 84 min; Color; DVD)
Lou’s world turns upside-down when she falls in love with her best friend Sassafras. Wanting to spiceup their love life, they stumble into the highly seductive (and outrageously funny) world of role-play and non-monogamous S&M San Francisco dykes.

6:00PM     Feature     SPEAK
Yarrow Hotel Theatre
Jessica Sharzer
(USA; 2003; 92 MIN; Color; Sony HD Cam)
An emotionally traumatized young woman refuses to speak, isolating herself from her friends and family. With the support of her outgoing art teacher (an outstanding Steve Zahn), she gradually learns to open up again, and express herself using art as her means.

6:30PM     Feature     EULOGY
Trolley Corners Theatre, SLC
Michael Clancy
(USA; 2003; 91 min; Color; 35mm)
A funeral unites a darkly comic dysfunctional family, including the lesbian sibling, who brings her stunningly beautiful girlfriend to the hilarious dismay of her kin. Starring Hank Azaria, Jesse Bradford, Zooey Deschanel, Famke Janssen, Piper Laurie, Kelly Preston, Ray Romano, Rip Torn, and Debra Winger.

6:45PM     Feature     TARNATION
Broadway Centre Cinemas, SLC
Jonathon Caouette
(USA; 2004; 100 MIN; Color/B&W; Sony HD Cam)
One of the most exciting     Feature     debuts, Jonathon Caouette’s spellbinding autobiography combines past, present, and future as he is catapulted back into his horrifying family legacy to help his schizophrenic mother, who has just overdosed on her medication.

7:00PM     Feature     SAVED!
Sundance Village
Brian Dannelly
(USA; 2003; 92 MIN; Color; 35mm)
When a devout Baptist teenager’s boyfriend confesses that he’s gay, a vision from Heaven instructs her to sleep with him. But when things don’t go as planned, she becomes hell-bent to make her straying boyfriend follow the straight-and-narrow. Starring Jena Malone, Mandy Moore, Macaulay Culkin, and Heather Matarazzo.

8:00PM     Feature     LOVE BY MISTAKE
Holiday Village Cinema I
Gerardo Chijona
(Spain/Cuba; 2003; 91 MIN; Spanish with English Subtitles; 35mm)
In this lively and entertaining sexual farce, a writer desperate to finish his long-awaited novel becomes distracted by the carnal demands of his temperamental mistress, an ambitious young journalist, and his lonely wife.

8:30PM     Feature     SHELTER
Treasure Mountain Inn
Benno Schoberth
(USA; 2004; 80 min; Color; Mini-DV)
After the death of their mother, two estranged teenaged brothers (one a recluse, the other a Manhattan hustler) run away with their pregnant childhood friend to rebuild what’s left of their lives in a temporarily vacant luxury beach house. Starring Ray Santiago (GIRLFIGHT, PIÑERO).

9:30PM     Feature     D.E.B.S.
Eccles Theatre
Angela Robinson
(USA; 2004; 90 MIN; Color; 35mm)
Cameron, eat your heart out! The D.E.B.S., America’s all-girl strategic defense team, must go into action when one of their own is kidnapped by ruthless archenemy Lucy in the Sky. But when a kiss is shared between Lucy and her captive, D.E.B.S. gleefully becomes everything CHARLIE’S ANGELS couldn’t be.

9:30PM     Feature     THE DREAMERS
Trolley Corners Theatre, SLC
Bernardo Bertolucci
(Italy; 2003; 130 MIN; Italian with English Subtitles; Color; 35mm)
Set amidst the turbulent protests raging in the streets in 1960s Paris, a young American strikes up an unusual friendship with two siblings who relish in playing psychological games centered on film and sex. Featuring Michael Pitt of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH.

10:00PM     Feature     SAVED!
Sundance Village
Brian Dannelly
(USA; 2003; 92 MIN; Color; 35mm)
When a devout Baptist teenager’s boyfriend confesses that he’s gay, a vision from Heaven instructs her to sleep with him. But when things don’t go as planned, she becomes hell-bent to make her straying boyfriend follow the straight-and-narrow. Starring Jena Malone, Mandy Moore, Macaulay Culkin, and Heather Matarazzo.

11:00PM     Short     LITTLE BLACK BOOT (In     Short    s Program III)
Holiday Village I
Colette Burson
(USA; 2003; 16 MIN; Color; Sony HD Cam)
A high school senior attends the prom in style and gets the girl.

11:30PM     Feature     BROTHER TO BROTHER
Library Center Theatre
Rodney Evans
(USA; 2004; 90 Min; Color/B&W; Sony HD Cam)
A young, black, gay artist learns a valuable life lesson when he has a fateful encounter with a legendary figure of the Harlem Renaissance. Rodney Evans’ highly original     Feature     debut is an inspiring tale of the timeless struggle to preserve one’s artistic integrity and human dignity.

11:30PM     Feature     HOME OF PHOBIA
Holiday Village II
Ryan Shiraki
(USA; 2004; 93 MIN; Color; 35mm)
A straight college student pretends to be gay to win the heart of a beautiful coed, but when he’s unexpectedly targeted for a queer bashing, he learns a lesson no sensitivity class could teach him. Heather Matarazzo and John Goodman co-star.

11:30PM     Short     HUMMER (Precedes HOME OF PHOBIA)
Holiday Village II
Guinevere Turner
(USA; 2003; 9 MIN; Color; Sony HD Cam)
Casey invites her annoying friends over to meet her new "boy" toy.