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Each year, RadioWest sits down for in-depth conversations with filmmakers and producers during the Sundance Film Festival. Just like the festival, the RadioWest team has eclectic taste. We hope you enjoy the diversity of topics as much as we do.

Sundance 2018: RBG

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks to her granddaughter Clara Spera in RBG, directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen.

Thursday we’re talking RBG, aka Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, with filmmakers Betsy West and Julie Cohen. Their new documentary is part of this year’s Sundance Film Festival.

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Thursday we’re talking Notorious RBG, aka Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. RBG is also the name of a new documentary at Sundance this year. Filmmakers Betsy West and Julie Cohen join Doug to explain how Ginsburg has become a cultural icon and how over the course of her career she used the law to give equal rights to women. The film is also a deeply personal look at Ginsburg’s drive and passions.

Remaining screening times for RBG

  • Thursday, January 25, 6:00 p.m., Tower Theatre in Salt Lake City
  • Saturday, January 27, 8:45 p.m., The Park Ave Theatre, Park City

Sundance Ticketing Information

Doug Fabrizio has been reporting for KUER News since 1987, and became News Director in 1993. In 2001, he became host and executive producer of KUER's RadioWest, a one hour conversation/call-in show on KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City. He has gained a reputation for his thoughtful style. He has interviewed everyone from Isabel Allende to the Dalai Lama, and from Madeleine Albright to Desmond Tutu. His interview skills landed him a spot as a guest host of the national NPR program, "Talk of the Nation." He has won numerous awards for his reporting and for his work with RadioWest and KUED's Utah NOW from such organizations as the Society of Professional Journalists, the Utah Broadcasters Association, the Public Radio News Directors Association and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
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