Events of interest in digital entertainment in Utah!
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Most Days this month - FREE FILMS!
You can find terrific, engaging independent film showtimes all across the state! The wonderful Utah Film Center maintain a great list here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/UtahFilmCenter/events/
Weekly – SL CIRCLE
Our friends at SL Circle hold weekly lunch & learns and other events on different topics. They also have a monthly beer social last Friday of the month. Details of all these events: https://slcircle.com/events/
ENTREPRENEUR LAUNCH PAD
The Entrepreneur Launch Pad (ELP) helps startups and small businesses on the Wasatch front. Free mentoring, education, resources for growth. These meetings in Sandy, Kaysville, and Orem. More info here:
- Sandy: https://www.facebook.com/SaltLakeValleyEntrepreneurLaunchPad/
- Kaysville: https://www.facebook.com/groups/241120856036211/
- Orem: https://www.meetup.com/Utah-County-Entrepreneur-Launch-Pad-Meetup/
FILM - Our partners at the Utah Film Commission have an events calendar, here: https://film.utah.gov/event-calendar/
GAMES - the Utah Games Guild maintain a calendar of local events here: https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=v468q15oiiqtdu7dmfcs5l9ui8%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Denver
TECH - You can find an interesting, wide variety of tech-related events at our good friends Silicon Slopes' events page here: https://nvite.com/community/siliconslopes
GAMES - GamesIndustry.biz maintain a comprehensive list of upcoming events for the gaming industry, here: http://www.gamesindustry.biz/network/events
VR/AR - The VR/AR Association maintain a growing list of events relevant for those involved in the creation of VR and AR, here: http://www.thevrara.com/events/
Utah-based international film awards company announces their 31st Competition’s Call for Entries for works by film and video creators. This is your chance to receive feedback of your creative efforts and be recognized for excellence. Don’t miss it!
Regular Deadline October 10, 2017, Final Deadline October 24, 2017
See https://www.AuroraAwards.com for categories and more details.Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 05:00 PM0 RSVPs
SAVE THE DATE for UDEN #17!
This will be our holiday party!
We'll be diving deeper into AR and VR: we'll have some excellent presentations about:
- how you create AR and VR film projects
- the process of creating an AR or VR game
- the state of the AR and VR market in 2018 - the players and how you make money
Plus there will be exhibits for you to learn more about what you hear tonight as well as get hands-on apps and products! And, as always, your chance to network with Utah's finest creators of entertainment content and technology!
We're still organizing the event and will be making announcements in the fall - so check back on this page for updates, plus follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get that info as soon as its announced.
Contact us at email@example.com if you are interested in:
- sponsoring this event (venue, food, swag! - low cost opportunity)
- presenting and sharing your experience making AR/VR film or games
- exhibiting your AR/VR products or tools
See you soon!
- TEAM UDEN
PS - depending upon interest, we may make it an afternoon event so the date and time *may* change - stay tuned!
The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses is coming to Salt Lake City!
Returning with an updated orchestral adventure, the show will feature an all new movement from Skyward Sword, a much-anticipated Breath of the Wild arrangement, and the return of a classic that might just make some wishes come true!
Celebrating 30 years of stirring virtual adventure and memorable soundtracks with live orchestral renditions directly approved by franchise producer Eiji Aonuma, The Symphony of the Goddesses is now in its fourth season. The two-hour concert comes to life with a 66-piece orchestra, 24-person choir, and a reimagined score that draws from recent and requested Zelda games, including A Link Between Worlds, Twilight Princess, and the remake of Majora’s Mask, while still paying homage to such classics as Ocarina of Time and A Link to the Past. The concert’s five-movement symphony regales ears with Nintendo composer Koji Kondo’s original music, recalling moments of Link conquering dungeons, running through forests, and struggling to decide what color tunic to wear. Throughout the evening, a video collage syncs up with the adventurous tunes to spotlight exciting moments from the venerable franchise.