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FilmQuest Festival

Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 at 12:00pm

Velour Live Music Gallery
135 N University Avenue
Provo, UT 84601

FilmQuest, Utah's largest genre film festival, returns for its 6th season!

Celebrating the very best in genre cinema, FilmQuest takes place over 9 days in Downtown Provo. The festival showcases over 190 star-studded and incredible films from around the globe, with filmmakers and celebrity VIP's attending the festival en masse. Nightly parties, daily events, and filmmaking workshops with top industry pros and experts from around the country only add to the incredible lineup on display.

All screenings, labs, panels, workshops and events will be held at Velour Live Music Gallery, with other events around Downtown Provo unless otherwise noted.

All are invited to the festival, and all guests are available to mingle with reasonable prices that include student discounts and full festival pass options.


12:00pm: “Saturday Morning Cartoons” – Shorts Block 1
A colorful selection of animated shorts and family friendly fare for the whole family:
A Poem in Bamboo, Friends & Rivals, Giant Bear, Good Night Little Knight, Kelpie, L’Homme e le Poisson, Mogu and Perol, Rocket Boy, Runo, Serendipity, Teddy Mate, The Time Tree, Tiffany

3:00pm: ”They Came… from Space!” – Shorts Block #2
A delicious selection of Sci-Fi tinted short films from around the globe: Here & Beyond, Rain Catcher, Scavenger, The Beacon, Third Kind

5:00pm: Workshop: Independent Film Financing, Acquisitions and Sales
A workshop from David Wardle, SVP of Business and Legal Affairs for Saban Films.

6:00pm: “Quick Frights” – Shorts Block 3
Quickly paced horror, thriller and comedy horror films get your quick terror fix in! Featuring the short films Ausente, Boys’ Club, Evstronger, Fever, Gut Feeling, Hear Me, Lobisome, Murderabiliac, Puzzle, Siphon, Snaggletooth, The Desecrated, The Friend, The Hidebehind

8:00pm: Red Carpet Press & Guests Interviews & Photos

9:00pm: “To Your Last Death” – Saturday Night Feature Film
The Animated Feature film, To Your Last Death, rocks Saturday night along with the hilarious and macabre short film Half-Cocked.

11:00pm: Opening Weekend Party and Dinner

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