RAMADA CEDAR CITY (1575 W. 200 N., CEDAR CITY, UTAH. FILMS FROM M.A.R.S. is back and this film series begins with the Winners Showcase, featuring international winners from last year's Red Rock Film Festival and other film festivals. See award-winning animation, documentary and fiction shorts. 435.705.5555. Ghosts of The Arctic 7 min. (Australia) Documenatary Director: Abraham Joffe Follow the journey of Polar Photographer Joshua Holko through the frozen expanse of Svalbard. Citipati 7 min. (Germany) Animation Director: Andreas Feix After being subjected to a cataclysmic meteorite impact, a small dinosaur attempts to battle the horrific aftermath. Halim 30 min. (Austria) Drama (In German with English subtitles) Director: Werner Fiedler A film about friendship, escape and captivity in apparent freedom. Plus animated films Papers, Vicious Cycle, Yin and Yang, And The Moon Stands Still, music video Take Your Time and the science fiction The Ningyo (a mythical Japanese creature) & Towards the Sun.
Red Rock Film Festival offers a serene environment for incredible film. The festival considers entries of all genres from shorts to full-length features, and is held in November in Southern Utah in Cedar City (a.k.a. 'Festival City') by the majestic red mountains of Zion Canyon and Cedar Breaks. In addition to the Film Festival, the organization also sponsors the Films from M.A.R.S. summer film series, featuring winning films from Red Rock, and other films from around the world.