Having made nearly 200 low-budget movies in just two decades, Utah writer-director Stephen Groo is now seeking funds and the involvement of celebrity fan Jack Black for a remake of his 2004 human/elf fantasy drama The Unexpected Race. This hilarious yet sincere portrait depicts his uphill battle while examining the unusual methods of a determined DIY auteur.
September 19th at 7pm
Rose Wagner Theatre (38 W Broadway, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101) for a FREE Through The Lens film screening of The Insufferable Groo.
Member priority seating: 6:20 – 6:40pm
General public seating: starting at 6:40pm
Featuring a post-film Q&A, presented as part of our monthly Through The Lens series in partnership by Utah Film Center, KUER 90.1, and RadioWest.
*Post-film Q&A with director Scott Christopherson, producer Jared Harris, and film subject Stephen Groo, moderated by KUER RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.
Watch the trailer: utahfilmcenter.org/event/the-insufferable-groo
Film is free and open to the public. No tickets needed.