So without burning your corneas any longer with this painfully small type, here’s a quick rundown of the festival’s highlights: (AND BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE SLIDESHOW BELOW TO THE LEFT!)
–The west-coast premiere of Steve Berra’s movie The Good Life (a little weird/random/lugubrious in some parts, but over all pretty good!)
–The U.S. premiere of The Man Who Souled The World, Beautiful Losers, and the new Joy Division flick Control
–Live performances by We Are Scientists, Snowden, St. Vincent, Bonde do Role, and Thee More Shallows
–New art by Ed Templeton, Thomas Campbell, Matt Leines, Chris Pastras, Mike Mills, Geoff McFetridge, Terry Richardson, Chris Johanson, and more
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