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Movies that matter Screening of Bright spark

In celebration of Pride Month, please join us at 5:30 pm on Sunday, June 18th at Brewvies for a screening of the award winning movie “Bright Spark”, written and directed by Better Utah Board Member Nathan Florence. 

This movie follows the life of artist Trevor Southey, a Latter Day Saint who was excommunicated due to his homosexuality, but decades later is invited to rejoin. Nathan will be in attendance to introduce the film and answer your questions afterwards.

Bright Spark screening flyer with event details

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