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Sleigh Bells, Electric Guest, Lizzo Ring in Sundance NEXT FEST 2017

Sundance Institute curates a perfect paring of movies and music at the Ace Theatre in DTLA on Aug. 10-13.

Patrick Greenby Patrick Green
Photo: Ryan Kobane

Sundance NEXT FEST takes it to the next level again in 2017 with the announcement of seven films direct from this year’s Sundance Film Festival that will be paired with musical performances by Sleigh Bells, Lizzo, and Crave favorite Electric Guest.

Also: SXSW 2017 | Electric Guest Find a New Path on ‘The Road Less Traveled’

Now, in its fifth year, NEXT FEST returns to the The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles from August 10-13, In addition to the live music and movie screenings, this year will include presentation of the Institute’s Vanguard Awards to Quentin Tarantino with a 25th Anniversary Screening of Reservoir Dogs on 35mm.

Tickets ($15-$35), as well as day and weekend passes and tickets to Thursday night’s opening event, NEXT FEST After Dark, are now available at sundance.org/next. Proceeds benefit Sundance Institute’s year-round programs for independent artists.