Special screenings: ‘Belle,’ ‘ParaNorman’ and more
The Organ Loft kicks off its fall season with the 1925 silent comedy "Charley’s Aunt," starring Syd Chaplin as the hapless college student forced to masquerade as his classmate’s aunt. Also on the bill: "Pay Day," a short starring brothers Syd and Charlie Chaplin. Blaine Gale accompanies on the mighty Wurlitzer organ.
When » Thursday and Friday, Sept. 4-5, 7:30 p.m.
Where » The Organ Loft, 3331 S. Edison St., South Salt Lake
Tickets » $6; $5 for children; call 801-485-9265 for information
The period drama "Belle," which tells the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), the mixed-race daughter of an aristocrat in 18th-century England, who is brought up among nobles but constantly aware of her precarious social standing. The first entry in this fall’s Park City Film Series.
When » Friday and Saturday, Sept. 5-6, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 7, 6 p.m.
Where » Park City Library Center, 1255 Park Ave., Park City
Tickets » $8; $7 for students and seniors; $65 for a 10-movie punch card
The animated comedy "ParaNorman," about an 11-year-old who can speak to the dead — and must confront zombies and a witch’s curse to save his town. Presented by the Utah Film Center.
When » Saturday, Sept. 6, 11 a.m.
Where » Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South
Tickets » Free
Underfunded Film Festival
This festival promotes professional, independent films. This year’s festival will include a Short Film Competition and a 48-hour Filmmaking Marathon and will showcase other feature-length and short films. Visit festival.ufprentals.com for information.
When » Saturday, Sept. 6, starting at 4 p.m.