DOCUMENTARY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DOCUMENTARY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Movie review: Story of ‘Dog Day’ robber highlights line between fact and fiction http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285098-223/dog-afternoon-bank-wojtowicz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285098-223/dog-afternoon-bank-wojtowicz.html.csp">Movie review: Story of ‘Dog Day’ robber highlights line between fact and fiction</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T16:32:00.992-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 04:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Truth can be stranger than fiction, but fiction often has the benefit of yielding the better-told story. That’s certainly the case of John Wojtowicz, whose messy life has now been told twice on film: in 1975, in Sidney Lumet’s classic bank-robbery film “Dog Day Afternoon,” and in a new documentary, “The Dog” — both of which are playing this week at the Tower Theatre. “Dog Day Afternoon” is a somewhat fictionalized account of an attempt, on Aug. 22, 1972, to rob a Brooklyn bank — and how what sho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285098@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:32:00 MDT Video reveals Mormon woman’s transgender journey http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58301928-180/transgender-daughter-eri-hayward.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58301928-180/transgender-daughter-eri-hayward.html.csp">Video reveals Mormon woman’s transgender journey</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T18:29:02.482-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 06:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At 4, Eddie Hayward told his Mormon parents he wanted to be Cinderella and go the ball. By 10, he said he had two people inside of him — one male, one female. Six years later, he thought he was gay. Now, at 26, the young Latter-day Saint knows her real identity — Eddie is Eri, a beautiful and confident transgender woman. A 15-minute documentary about Eri’s experience completed in 2013 by Salt Lake City-based filmmaker Torben Bernhard — in partnership with KUER’s VideoWest —has now been viewed mo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301928@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:29:02 MDT Park City filmmaker goes after Big Business in documentary ‘Forward 13’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58287999-66/forward-american-dream-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58287999-66/forward-american-dream-lake.html.csp">Park City filmmaker goes after Big Business in documentary ‘Forward 13’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T08:40:02.298-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 08:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Patrick Lowell was one of 10 million people who lost their homes to foreclosure in the global financial crisis of 2008. Lowell, a Park City filmmaker, got mad. And he got active, making a documentary that chronicles the foreclosure situation, the Occupy Wall Street movement and what he sees as Big Business’ role in destroying the American Dream. The resulting film, “Forward 13: Waking Up the American Dream,” will have a free screening Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58287999@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:40:02 MDT Ririe-Woodbury dances through the years — and now on film http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58241971-223/dance-woodbury-company-ririe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58241971-223/dance-woodbury-company-ririe.html.csp">Ririe-Woodbury dances through the years — and now on film</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T09:31:41.669-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A new film detailing the groundbreaking history of Salt Lake City’s Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company weaves together beautiful clips of contemporary works. But the spine of Claudia Sisemore’s 54-minute documentary offers a peek into the longtime friendship of company founders Shirley Ririe, 84, and Joan Woodbury, 86, who apparently found the fountain of youth through their love of dance — and arts activism. “To me, they are to dance what [Maurice] Abravanel was to music,” says the filmmaker, who ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241971@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:31:41 MDT SeaWorld, Southwest Airlines ending partnership http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58247036-79/seaworld-southwest-partnership-activists.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58247036-79/seaworld-southwest-partnership-activists.html.csp">SeaWorld, Southwest Airlines ending partnership</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE SCHNEIDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T13:44:31.476-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 01:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ORLANDO, Fla. • Southwest Airlines and SeaWorld Entertainment are ending their 25-year-old marketing partnership, officials with both companies said Thursday, as the airline has been urged by animal rights activists to terminate the relationship. The partnership won’t be renewed at the end of the year when the current contract expires. As part of the partnership, three Southwest airplanes had various SeaWorld animals painted on their bodies. Those planes will be returned to Southwest’s tradition...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582470362014-07-31T13:44:31.476-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T13:44:31.476-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247036@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:44:31 MDT Special screenings: Damn These Heels! this weekend, vampire movie at Red Butte and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58161064-223/film-tickets-july-center.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58161064-223/film-tickets-july-center.html.csp">Special screenings: Damn These Heels! this weekend, vampire movie at Red Butte and more</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T16:47:05.855-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Damn These Heels! LGBT Film Festival The Utah Film Center presents Damn These Heels! LGBT Film Festival — a forum in which LGBT issues, ideas, hopes, dreams and art are explored through film and discussion. The opening-night film is “Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank,” a documentary about the Massachusetts congressman and first openly gay member of the House of Representatives. Go to www.utahfilmcenter.org/DTH for program information. When • Friday through Sunday, July 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161064@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:47:05 MDT Watergate as seen through eyes of Dick Cavett show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58137161-223/cavett-watergate-nixon-ford.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58137161-223/cavett-watergate-nixon-ford.html.csp">Watergate as seen through eyes of Dick Cavett show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T08:19:02.67-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 08:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • PBS is marking the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s resignation by running a documentary on the Watergate scandal as seen through the prism of Dick Cavett’s late-night talk show at the time. People with memories of Watergate remember developments unfolding on the evening news or the gripping Senate hearings shown on daytime TV, but fewer recall that Cavett’s ABC program featured appearances by an array of pivotal figures. Even the former host. “I didn’t remember how much ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581371612014-07-01T08:19:02.67-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T08:19:02.67-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58137161@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:19:02 MDT PBS’ ‘American Experience’: ‘Freedom Summer’ recounts rampant racism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58080037-223/freedom-mississippi-summer-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58080037-223/freedom-mississippi-summer-american.html.csp">PBS’ ‘American Experience’: ‘Freedom Summer’ recounts rampant racism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T14:57:26.519-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 02:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perhaps the most astonishing thing about the events chronicled in “Freedom Summer” is that they are not ancient history. Yes, it was 50 years ago that 700 student volunteers joined local organizers in Mississippi to register African-American voters. But many of those involved in the effort are still alive. The ones who weren’t killed, that is. “I actually lost about 19 people who had been killed, many of them local people in the movement,” said Dave Dennis, who was the Mississippi director of th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58080037@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:57:26 MDT