This week's L.A. picks feature two festivals that will keep rocking well into next week, plus a way to make a lasting impact on local artists.
It's Thursday, Los Angeles! This week's picks stretch far beyond the weekend, with two festivals that will keep rocking well into next week, plus a way to make a lasting impact in L.A.'s creative community. Got something cooking that we should be covering? Email us at la[at]goodinc[dot]com
Catch a Flick at the L.A. Film Festival: The Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off today with 200 indie films, summer blockbusters, and classic movies screening in theaters around the city. Highlights include Skateistan: Four Wheels and a Board in Kabul, which we featured here on GOOD; the world premiere of Richard Linklater's newest film, Bernie, starring Jack Black (above); and a documentary on hip hop legends A Tribe Called Quest. Buy a festival pass and you'll get priority admission to screenings plus access to events like a conversation on fame between Black and Shirley MacLaine. Thursday, June 16 through Sunday, June 26