"I didn't really have many expectations for anything because Slamdance was only in its second year. When 'Loungers' got accepted, all we wanted to see was how it played in the theater."
Markets & Festivals
While Sundance may be the mecca for American indie cinema, it's pretty important for the Brits as well. And this year's fest welcomes more films from Blighty than ever, accompanied by filmmakers who…
Somewhere there's a resort that has John Legend's music on an endless loop, his soothing R&B setting a blissful mood through buoyant grooves, slow jams and a pinch of reggae. Not a note of his sounds…
Utah has done much to attract film and TV shoots, with its ongoing incentives program, which rebates a percentage of production costs, a bonus on top of its photogenic locations and experienced crews…
Metallica joins the list of first-ballot nominees to make it into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, leading a class that includes guitarist Jeff Beck, Little Anthony and the Imperials, rap trio Run-DMC…
Since the era of "Stagecoach," Hollywood has made the most of Utah's diverse terrain. These days, many of the state's enticements are budget-based.
If you happened to be driving through Salt Lake City a few months ago, you might have noticed a lot of hang-dog faces. The cast and crew of "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" had just packed up…
Most location scouts head to Utah in search of unspoiled vistas. Jennifer Dunne found places to shoot a film set in the present right in Salt Lake City.
Maybe we were right to be worried. On Wednesday, Apple topper Steve Jobs took a six-month leave of absence from day-to-day operations to deal with health issues.
Even though location scout Don Mann has been involved with productions in about 25 states and three countries, Kanab, Utah, is special for him.