Utah Film Circuit: MOAB is an initiative of the Utah Film Center and the Grand County Public Library. Each month we offer a free film screening in Moab's historic Star Hall at 159 E Center Street. Join us for the monthly screening series that features the best dramatic and documentary films from around the world.
MOTLEY'S LAW Thursday, January 19 @ 7PM
Thirty-eight year old Kimberly Motley has left her husband and her three kids at home in the USA to work as a defense lawyer in Kabul, Afghanistan. She is the only foreign lawyer, with a license to work in Afghan courts, not to mention, the only woman.
Directed by Nicole Nielsen Horanyi | 2015 | Not Rated | 85 minutes
DO NOT RESIST Thursday, February 23 @ 7PM
Starting on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, as the community grapples with the death of Michael Brown, this film offers a stunning look at the state of policing in America and a glimpse into the future. Filmed over two years in eleven states.
Winner: Tribeca Film Festival Best Documentary
Directed by Craig Atkinson | 2016 | Not Rated | 73 minutes
Thursday, March 16 @ 7PM An inspirational true story of a group of friends from a working class club who decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings' and breed themselves a racehorse.
Winner: Best Documentary - 2015 British Independent Film Awards
Winner: Audience Award World Cinema - 2015 Sundance Film Festival
Directed by Louise Osmond | 2015 | Rated PG | 85 minutes
THE MUSIC OF STRANGERS Thursday, April 20 @ 7PM Cellist Yo-Yo Ma and other international artists of The Silk Road Project discuss their philosophies on music and culture.
Directed by Morgan Neville | 2015 | PG-13 | 96 minutes