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Win Tickets to Alamo Drafthouse Los Angeles I, TONYA Outdoor Screening with Tonya Harding

Angelenos have been waiting years and years for the opening date announcement of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in their fair city. The wait continues (it's currently estimated as second quarter 2019), but the good folks at the Alamo have some...

Sundance Next Fest 2016 Preview: Indie Film Indulgence Descends on DTLA

One of the coolest events in downtown LA the past few summers has been Sundance's version of a fun festival weekend: Sundance Next Fest. While Next Fest may not be the high-powered industry fest that its wintertime sibling is, it...

Sundance Next Fest Lineup Descends on DTLA

Sundance has done a great job of evolving their Next Fest Los Angeles mini film festival into a film and music-filled weekend at downtown LA's trendy Ace hotel and theater. This year's fest runs August 12-14 and the list of...

Interview: THE HATEFUL EIGHT Los Angeles And New York Press Conferences

(WARNING: Quentin Tarantino dropped some fairly big spoilers while talking, and they're in this article...)Having "Misirlou" as your opening credits is just so intense it just says "you are watching an epic, you are watching this big old movie. Just...

LA Film Fest 2015 Lineup Announced

Spring is in the air and that means that the good folks at Film Independent have been hard at work putting together their lineup for the upcoming LA Film Fest. The downtown festival runs June 10-18 and features some new...

5 Reasons to Check Out the Film Independent Forum in LA This Weekend

Film Independent's annual Filmmaker Forum (now just known as the Film Independent Forum) is taking place this weekend at LA's Directors Guild of America. The Forum offers indie filmmakers a chance to meet other likeminded and hardworking individuals as well...

Indie Beat: L.A. Stories -- Seeking Independence In Hollywood

Even from indoors I can sense the sprawl. It is an onslaught. It is an adventure. Its sun-charged heart of concrete beats ceaselessly. The seeming endlessness of a loud city song, a vortex cradled by hills, valleys, and mountains. Even...

LA Happenings: Polanski At 80, DAISIES, And "The World's End Is Nigh"

Get the scoop on special and repertory screenings happening in Los Angeles this August 16th weekend and beyond.  ...

LA Happenings: Andrei Tarkovsky, SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD, Stan Brakhage

Get the scoop on special and repertory screenings happening this July 19th weekend and beyond in Los Angeles. ...

LA Happenings: Czech Films, Experimental Shorts From Slamdance And... GALAXY QUEST!

I am probably flattering myself a little too much in thinking that there is an eagle-eyed reader or two who noticed that this East Coast Editor no longer resides on the east coast. Yes, as you can see from the...