The Block film & art festival in Logan Oct. 6-7

  The Block film & art festival — incorporating the Logan Film Festival in it’s 6th year — are excited to announce the full event lineup for the October 6-7th activities.   Festival happenings include 60 film screenings, more than 50 bands and musicians, artist installations and galleries, panel discussions and Robotics@TheBlock, a high school […]

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The Block film & art festival kicks off Friday

  By John Zsiray | October 4, 2017   After seeing an increase in attendance in each of the past six years, The Block Film and Art Festival’s organizers hope to double attendance again this weekend.   Mason Wendell, producer of The Block, is excited to see the annual event created by the late Alan […]

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The Block film & art festival continues 2017

  By Bill Walter | Sunday, October 1, 2017   Last year it was expanded to include a broad stage of music, bands (local and non-local) and that expansion continues into the second year of the Block Film Festival to be held this Friday and Saturday in downtown Logan. It started as the Logan Film […]

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Gearing up for Logan’s The Block film & art festival

Downtown Logan is gearing up for the sixth year of The Logan Film Festival and second year of The Block Film Festival. The Block film and art festival, brings together non-competitive films, artists and musicians to provide a network for creators, locals and festival attendees.   Last year the festival brought in a headcount of […]

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2017 The Block festival announces call for entries

Organizers of The Block film & art festival (held October 6-7, 2017 in Logan) — incorporating the 6th year of the annual Logan Film Festival — are excited to open submissions for all categories including features, shorts, documentaries, animations, exhibits, and installations.   Submission period begins February 6th, 2017. Filmmakers may enter their films digitally […]

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The Block film and art festival kicks off in downtown Logan

  By Harry Caines Friday | October 7, 2016   The Block film and art festival kicked off its inaugural year with presentations of independent film, dance, music, and informative symposiums in downtown Logan Friday night.   The two day festival, with its roots from the Logan Film Festival, was featured in a group of […]

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The Block: film, art, music, learn, and USU

Producers of The Block Film & Art Festival — incorporating the Logan Film Festival in its 5th year — have announced the program lineups for the Oct. 7-8 festival, as well as the availability of festival passes and 90 percent off student passes available at local business, including Morty’s Cafe near the Utah State University […]

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Previewing the Logan-based festival Oct. 7-8

By Gavin Sheehan October 5, 2016   This weekend, downtown Logan is going to become a hub for creativity, as we see the fifth annual incarnation of The Block Film & Art Festival. Kicking off on Oct. 7, the two-day festival will showcase a collection of local, national and international shorts and features, many of […]

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A Weekend for Celebration: a column by Harry Caines

On the weekend of October 7th, something wonderful will happen in Cache Valley. Three major cultural events will take place in Logan on that Friday and Saturday that will be worth your time, money and support.   I have used this space many times to lament the dearth of cultural events in Cache Valley. I […]

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The Block film & art festival announces film and music lineup, pass availability

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, September 20, 2016   The Block film & art festival announces film and music lineup, pass availability   LOGAN, UT – Producers of The Block film & art festival — incorporating the Logan Film Festival in it’s 5th year — are excited to announce the full film and music lineup […]

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Attendees of LFF’s 5th year in for something new

by Melissa Allison at Cache Valley Daily   The Logan Film Festival is preparing for its fifth event on Oct. 7-8 but this year’s attendees are in for something new.   It will be run in conjunction with a new event, The Block film & art festival.   Mason Johnson, producer for both events, said they’re […]

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2015 Logan Film Festival Recap, Award Winners

The 2015 Logan Film Festival (LFF) event featured 32 films from both across the world and local sources, holding a total of 26 events over the two day period. Partnering with multiple local businesses on the downtown block where the Caine Lyric, Utah, Eccles, and Dansante theatres preside, musicians and education based panels heightened the 2015 program and atmosphere. The festivities brought in Cache Valley locals, travelers from Utah and abroad, Utah State […]

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2015 Logan Film Festival Program and Ticket Locations Annouced

    Logan, UT (August 28, 2015) — The Logan Film Festival (LFF) is a unique regional event featuring independent film from around the region, state, nation, and world. Taking place Friday, September 11th and Saturday, September 12th, 2015 at two historic downtown Logan locations – the Lyric Theatre and Dansante Theatre – the festival […]

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2015 Call for Entries and Festival Dates

      Logan, UT – The Logan Film Festival (September 11 – September 12, 2015)   presented by   S. E. Needham Jewelers   announces its   Call for Entries in all the following categories: Narrative Features Documentary Features Narrative Shorts Documentary Shorts Animations & Other Student Films   The deadline for submissions is […]

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2014 Logan Film Festival Winners & Recap Event

The Logan Film Festival 2014 event featuring over 45 films from both across the world and local sources, brought great independent film to Cache Valley locals, travelers, filmmakers, students, and movie buffs alike. The competition’s judging scores for category and overall festival best was close, especially with the quality of the films once again raised substantially from […]

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Logan Film Festival to open this weekend

25 Sep, 2014 by Christopher Campbell The Logan Film Festival has upped its game to provide better-quality films this year, said Jesse Budd, one of the directors of the festival.   The film festival will take place Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 25-27, in the Ellen Eccles Theatre, the Dansante Theatre and at Death Ray Comics. It […]

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Logan Film Festival kicks off Thursday

The Logan Film Festival starts Thursday, Sept. 25, and runs through Saturday, Sept. 27. In addition to showing independently made films, the event also includes Q&A sessions with filmmakers. A Q&A generally includes the director and producer, but could also have writers, editors, actors and other crew members as well, said festival organizer Tyler Woodbury. […]

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Logan Film Festival to screen 45 indie films

Independent film lovers will have much to choose from Sept. 25 through 27 at the Logan Film Festival.   The festival, now in its third year, boasts 44 films. It’s the brainchild of many, said Jesse Budd, who sits on the board of directors.   “We basically started it to get…”  READ MORE AT: http://www.standard.net/Movies-TV/2014/09/23/Logan-Film-Festival-to-screen-4-films.html

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Utah State Today – This Year’s Annual Logan Film Festival

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014   The annual Logan Film Festival, taking place Sept. 25-27, is a celebration of independent films focusing on artistic expression and alternative views instead of big Hollywood names and budgets.     The selected films were submitted from around the world, and out of the 43 films to be screened, seven […]

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Review: Logan Film Festival headliner provokes heavy thought

25Sep, 2014 by Christopher Campbell   “20,000 Days on Earth” offers insight about life from the mind of a brilliant singer/songwriter.   It is the 20-thousandth day of the life of Nick Cave, an actual person who makes sense of the world by writing and performing his music. It is obvious that he has suffered a […]

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