Utah Weekly Forum with Rebecca Cressman

Zions Indie Film Festival Opening March 15 in Orem

Utahns will have the chance to meet producers, actors, and directors and see the newest independent films at the Zions Indie Film Festival at the Orem SCERA Shell, March 15th-19th. On opening night, ZIFF will premiere “His Only Son” an inspiring film written and directed by David Helling headed for wide release March 31st. But, there will also be international films like “Volvere” that follows the story of undocumented immigrant Felipe Lopez who is torn between family in Mexico and in the U.S. ┬áIn this episode of Utah Weekly Forum, FM100.3’s Rebecca Cressman is joined by Utah Film Studios V.P. and ZIFF Co-Director Marshall Moore and Filmmaker Garrett Batty. They explain how ZIFF, previously called the LDS Film Festival, now features more day-time and evening events and invites a wider screening of diverse films, music videos, documentaries, shorts, and productions from around the world. Batty’s newest film “The Carpenter” will be screened at the festival and is already winning world-wide attention.

For more information, visit ZionsIndieFilmFest.com

Published: Saturday March 11, 2023
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