This year, the Austin Film Festival (AFF) will run from October 24th until October 31st. AFF is dedicated to bringing together professional and amateur screenwriters to celebrate the role of screenplays in film-making. All AFF events are open to the public and many are free of charge, however, you can also purchase a badge to get into the events that are not free. The festival presents a program of narrative, animated, and documentary features and shorts, including premiers, advance screenings and independent films. Past guests of the festival include: Wes Anderson, James Franco, and Johnny Depp.
This year the festival will celebrate Susan Sarandon who will present the screening of John Turturro’s film Romance and Cigarettes.The festival will close on Halloween with the US Premier of ALL CHEERLEADERS DIE which is a film hailed as a monster midnight sensation in Toronto.
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The Boston Vegetarian Food Festival will run from Saturday October 26th to Sunday October 27th. The festival will bring together an amazing array of vegetarian natural food providers, top national speakers, and chefs! If you are currently a vegetarian, vegan, or someone looking to add healthier and more delicious foods to your meals then this event is for you! The festival will have free admission, free sampling, and free speaker presentations! There will speakers discussing how to be a happy and healthy herbivore, how to cook international vegan foods, and how plant based diets affect weight. If you are wanting to live in greater harmony with animals and the environment then attend this event!
Don’t miss Ghost Ship Halloween 2013: The Abyss for one night only on Saturday, October 26th. This annual event has dropped jaws of thousands with amazing original art installations built from scratch from recyclable materials. Ghost Ship will feature original installations by the leaders of the Bay Area’s dynamic large scale production art community. The sound-scape of Ghost Ship will be electrified by multiple stages hosted by top DJ crews and dozens of their finest DJs. The attendees of Ghost Ship will provide the final touch of artwork with their original costumes. Sikara has put together a Cleopatra inspired costume that will be sure to turn heads!
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