Local Deals, Locations Announced for Sundance ’22


PARK CITY, Utah – On Thursday, the Sundance Film Festival, which runs Jan. 20-30, announced venues’ locations in Utah as well as opportunities for locals.

The festival has a selection of free in-person and online screenings, ticket discounts, student screenings and more for the Utahns.

“With the return of an in-person festival in Utah, we look forward to not only safely bringing performers and local audiences together, but also inviting the people of Utah to come together online to celebrate. storytelling with personalized benefits, ”said the festival director. Tabitha Jackson. “Our filmmakers appreciate and appreciate the chance to get to know our local Festival community up close and personally. We’re excited that this year this is possible both in person and online, giving the Utahns a fantastic range of options in how they choose to participate. “

Details of specific film screenings and festival locations for January can be found below (the films themselves will be announced at the end of December, after the festival schedule is made public). Locals can prepare for the 2022 Sundance Film Festival by registering online at festival.sundance.org and signing up for insider emails here. Once the movies are announced, details on getting tickets to the free screenings and how to take advantage of the discount offer will be on the locals page (and more on that below.)

Free in-person screenings

For residents of Summit and Salt Lake counties and surrounding areas, the Festival will offer the following free screenings.

Thursday January 27:

friday 28 january:

Additionally, there will be two free Best of Fest screenings in Park City and Salt Lake City on Sunday, January 30, with each venue showcasing a 2022 Festival-winning feature film and non-fiction.

Free online screenings

Utah residents across the state can participate in two free screenings of the Festival’s feature films in the comfort of their own homes.

  • On Saturday January 22, watch a film during the Festival’s first weekend on the Festival’s online platform.

  • On Saturday, January 29, locals can reconnect for an award-winning Best of Fest film.

Free screenings for students

The Sundance Institute is offering high school students in Utah the opportunity to watch three feature film screenings and / or view a program of shorts during the Sundance Film Festival, then have a conversation with the artists who have seen it. created on film themes, storytelling, and fabrication. The high school screenings will be available exclusively on the online platform, allowing young moviegoers in Grades 9 to 12 to participate from anywhere in Utah. Educators who would like their classes to attend an online screening should contact [email protected].

Reduced rate access to the Festival

For a limited time only, the Salt Lake City package can be purchased at an early bird discount of 20% ($ 100 savings) for $ 400 from December 17, 2021 through January 3, 2022, after which the package price will come back to $ 500. Created for Utah residents, this package offers 10 in-person tickets to film screenings at all Salt Lake City venues, with early access to select tickets, and includes all of the benefits of our Explorer Pass.

Starting Wednesday, January 26, the Festival will offer a 25% discount on single tickets (savings of $ 5) to residents for in-person screenings that will take place on Wednesday, January 26 until the end of the Festival. Utah residents can receive a $ 5 discount for up to four single tickets per person, subject to availability. Utah residents who have created a Sundance account will receive the discount, and tickets can be purchased online or in person at any box office starting Jan. 26 at 8:00 a.m. MT.

Festival venues

Festival venues for 2022 include both theaters and non-theatrical venues. Venues other than the theater will host conversations and events (including live music and panels) – a great place for the convergence of Utah artists. The Festival’s online platform will expand reach by increasing accessibility for audiences across Utah (and beyond).

City Park

All Park City theaters will operate for the duration of the festival (January 20-30):

  • The Eccles Theater, 1750 Kearns Blvd., Park City, UT 84060

  • Egyptian theater, 328 Main Street, Park City, UT 84060

  • Holiday Village Cinemas, 1776 Park Ave., Park City, UT 84060

  • The Theater of the Library Center (Jim Santy Auditorium), 1225 Park Ave., Park City, UT 84060

  • Theater of the Place du Prospecteur, 2175 Sidewinder Dr., Park City, UT 84060

  • The Ray Theater, 1768 Park Ave., Park City, UT 84060

  • Redstone Cinemas, 6030 Market St., Park City, UT 84098

Two Park City non-theatrical venues will be open from Friday January 21 to Tuesday January 25. These rooms are free and open to all Festival clients:

  • The lodge of filmmakers, Elks Building, 550 Main St. (2nd Floor), Park City, UT 84060

  • The job, 950 Iron Horse Drive, Park City, UT 84060

Salt lake city

All Salt Lake City venues will also be operational during the duration of the festival:

  • The Grand Theater, 1575 S. State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115

  • Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. Broadway (300 S.) Salt Lake City, UT 84101

  • Broadway Center Theaters (2 screens), 111 E. Broadway (300 South) Salt Lake City, UT 84111

  • SLC Library Theater, 210 E. 400 S., Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Two rooms outside the theater in Salt Lake City, hosted by Visit Salt Lake, will be open from Friday January 21 to Saturday January 29:

  • Festival Lounge at Copper Common, 111 E. Broadway # 190, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

  • The Queer Lounge at Twist, 32 Exchange Place, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Sundance Hill Station

Sundance Mountain Resort Screening Room, 8841 N. Alpine Loop Road, Sundance, UT 84604

The 2022 Sundance Film Festival will require in-person attendees to be fully immunized. All vaccinations should be done at least two weeks before the festival. Masks will be mandatory at all times in interior spaces and queues. You can find all of the festival’s Covid protocols here.


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