Xan Aranda brings "Mormons" to Kartemquin

Director/Producer Xan Aranda is in demand. Currently in production on her debut Kartemquin film, Mormons Make Movies, her new concert documentary Andrew Bird: Fever Year was selected for world premiere at the 2011 New York Film Festival, and has screened with the Copenhagen, Denver, Chicago, St. Louis and Vancouver Film Festivals.
Xan has been working with Kartemquin since 2007 on the films Milking the Rhino and Prisoner of her PastRead about how Mormons relates her personal connection to the growth of the Mormon film industry, and why she chose to make this film at Kartemquin.
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Kartemquin docs continue to impact communities

Chrissy Garcia on battling cancer and the film In The Family

At Kartemquin, we pride ourselves on the impact our films can make on audiences. Long after a film has played at festivals or on television, we hope that its quality will stand the test of time and that it will continue to move people to discuss the issues involved, and inspire them to take action no matter where they are in the world. Here are some recent examples of our documentaries stirring debate and meeting a positive response for their informed and engrossing depiction of complex subject matter.

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