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Returning to the Palms, LVFF 2018 offers talked-about indie films shorts programs, animation, student films, parties and more.

The Las Vegas Film Festival comes back strong

May 31st, 2018

Returning to the Palms, LVFF 2018 offers talked-about indie films shorts programs, animation, student films, parties and more.

  • Film

    Solo: A Star Wars Story opens Valleywide on May 25.

  • Film

    Movie screens are becoming more like TVs, and robots will serve you frozen yogurt.

  • Film

    “After Rogue One, I have tremendous faith in Disney’s ability to make a prequel story compelling.”

  • Film

    From Avengers: Infinity War to Incredibles 2, we’ve got you covered during the big screen’s hottest season.

  • Film

    A chunk of Donna Tartt’s 2013 best-selling novel The Goldfinch was set in Las Vegas. Now, the book is being turned into a Warner Bros. ...

  • Film

    A new season of Las Vegas’ own hit reality show will premiere at 9 p.m. March 30.

  • Film

    This year’s Nevada Women’s Film Festival feted talented women both in front of and behind the camera.

  • Film

    “I don’t think the church is going to excommunicate me, because that would be a PR nightmare.”

  • Film

    The film finds him purchasing a home in Gary, Indiana, that is the site of an alleged demon infestation.

  • Film

    Most of the movie’s cast is local, and veteran character actor Lorenzo Lamas plays a military general.

  • Film

    “Every little kid wants to be a superhero, and my dream is to see superheroes that represent all.”

  • Film

    The people in charge are using their power for good.

  • Film

    “There’s a lot of things that you can draw from the experience of just those quiet nights alone with your kid.”

  • Film

    T, Tonya, Call Me by Your Name and more.

  • Film

    Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, which relocated for its 10th season, is the perfect show for right now.

  • Film

    Practically two-thirds of the movie involves the mission to rescue a tertiary supporting character.

  • Film

    The film, available January 26 on Netflix, walks a fine line between celebration and cautionary tale.

  • Film

    The film begins with a baby getting shot in the head, and things don’t get more pleasant from there.

  • Film

    The bravery of the real soldiers is buried under a mountain of hokey sentiment and rah-rah bluster.

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    “The biggest thing for an undocumented person is to just stay off of ICE’s radar. If interaction with local police puts you on ICE’s radar, ...

  • Music

    Chilli is hoping TLC can set up a Las Vegas residency sometime soon.

  • Music

    The actor's bluesy rock-and-roll show comes to the Red Rock Resort on July 13.

  • A&E

    There are so many new shows at Westgate, it's almost too much to keep up with. Almost.

  • Music

    The frontman of the enduring alt-rock band talks producers, podcasts and his love for Las Vegas.

  • Dining

    Mike Minor pretty much invented a new kind of food when he launched Truck U Barbeque in 2014, blending his passion for slow-smoked awesomeness with ...

  • A&E

    I think people are looking for the next thing [in Las Vegas], and this could be that next thing like Absinthe was in 2011.

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    Natural wellness is a hot topic—and a lucrative one. There are scores of teas, essential oils, tinctures and supplements that contain powerful properties to help ...

  • SportsNHLhockey

    The Golden Knights have signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a three-year contract extension to keep him in Las Vegas through the 2021-22 season, the team ...

  • SportsThomas & MackBasketball

    The idea of Las Vegas as home to an NBA franchise has swirled on and off, with varying degrees of intensity, for more than a ...

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    The journey through cartel-controlled states in Mexico is safer than what they face in Central America’s Northern Triangle, comprised of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

  • Nightlife

    The happy, helmeted DJ plays XS and Encore Beach Club July 14 and 15.

  • Dining

    It was a circuitous route that landed Las Vegas its best current gelato shop.

  • Nightlife

    Saturday brings a set from one of the classic voices of Bad Boy’s golden era.

  • Dining

    The selection of ready-to-go sandwiches and pastries included the hearty mozzarella onion bread, essentially an exploded baguette bursting with cheese, herbs and onions.

  • Dining

    Executive chef Shaun King and his crew have created new dishes for you to sample.

  • Nightlife

    It’s a breakup song that makes you feel good, especially in the still-hot wee hours of a summer night.

  • A&E

    Anne Martinez curently plays Satine in Baz and is bringing her own show, Alice, back to the Red Rock Resort in August.

  • Stage

    Like her fictional counterpart, local 10-year-old Teah DeStefano dreams of entertainment stardom.