Thursday, January 15, 2009

2009 sundance film festival

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The festival is here, and I have never wanted to see so many of the movies. Here are my top 6 picks from the great selection this year! Click on the titles to read synopsis of the films.


SPRING BREAKDOWN
Amy Poehler, Parker Posey, Rachel Dratch, Amber Tamblyn, Jane Lynch, Missi Pyle

Fri. Jan 16 11:59 p.m. - Library Center Theatre, Park City
Sat. Jan 17 11:59 p.m. - Tower Theatre, SLC
Sun. Jan 18 9:30 p.m. - Redstone Cinemas, Kimball Junction
Thu. Jan 22 3:00 p.m. - Egyptian Theatre, Park City
Sat. Jan 24 3:45 p.m. - Holiday Village Cinema I, Park City


THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE
Anna Wintour, editor of Vogue for 20 years, is the most powerful and polarizing figure in fashion. Larger than life and more complex than fiction, Wintour embodies a fascinating contradiction of passion and perfectionism as she reigns over a dizzying array of designers, models, photographers, and editors.

Fri. Jan 16 6:30 p.m. - Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, SLC
Fri. Jan 16 9:30 p.m. - Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, SLC
Sat. Jan 17 noon - Temple Theatre, Park City
Sun. Jan 18 5:30 p.m. - Holiday Village Cinema III, Park City
Wed. Jan 21 3:00 p.m. - Temple Theatre, Park City
Fri. Jan 23 9:15 a.m. - Holiday Village Cinema IV, Park City


PAPER HEART
Charlyne Yi, Michael Cera, Jake Johnson

Sat. Jan 17 8:00 p.m. - Racquet Club, Park City
Mon. Jan 19 2:30 p.m. - Library Center Theatre, Park City
Wed. Jan 21 3:15 p.m. - Eccles Theatre, Park City
Fri. Jan 23 11:30 p.m. - Prospector Square Theatre, Park City
Sat. Jan 24 6:00 p.m. - Broadway Centre Cinemas VI, SLC


AN EDUCATION
Peter Sarsgaard, Carey Mulligan, Alfred Molina, Emma Thompson

Sun. Jan 18 3:00 p.m. - Egyptian Theatre, Park City
Tue. Jan 20 9:30 p.m. - Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, SLC
Thu. Jan 22 8:30 p.m. - Prospector Square Theatre, Park City
Fri. Jan 23 6:30 p.m. - Peery's Egyptian Theater, Ogden
Sat. Jan 24 9:00 a.m. - Egyptian Theatre, Park City


BRIEF INTERVIEWS WITH HIDEOUS MEN
Julianne Nicholson, John Krasinski, Bobby Cannavale, Timothy Hutton, Dominic Cooper, Christopher Meloni

Mon. Jan 19 3:15 p.m. - Eccles Theatre, Park City
Tue. Jan 20 8:30 a.m. - Racquet Club, Park City
Thu. Jan 22 5:15 p.m. - Racquet Club, Park City
Fri. Jan 23 8:30 p.m. - Library Center Theatre, Park City
Sat. Jan 24 3:30 p.m. - Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, SLC


AFGAN STAR
After 30 years of Taliban and wartime rule, pop culture is creeping back into Afghanistan. Director Havana Marking has captured it in this inspired documentary.

Fri. Jan 16 6:15 p.m. - Holiday Village Cinema IV, Park City
Sat. Jan 17 3:45 p.m. - Broadway Centre Cinemas V, SLC
Sun. Jan 18 8:30 a.m. - Library Center Theatre, Park City
Wed. Jan 21 2:30 p.m. - Holiday Village Cinema III, Park City
Thu. Jan 22 6:30 p.m. - Redstone Cinemas, Kimball Junction

4 comments:

Ruby said...

Thanks for all this great info on the Fest! Looks like some really great films. I really want to see the one about Anna Wintour, "The September Issue." Wish I could see them all. Loves, Yer Ma

Spencer and Kealia said...

great picks! question: where can you buy tickets? or is it impossible now?

aja said...

i've always wanted to attend...

aaron&marianne said...

that hideous men one sounds interesting and of course the amy pohler one- let me know if you go!