Sundance NEXT FEST, which returns to Los Angeles for the fourth consecutive year next month, has just announced its full film and music lineup. Sundance selections like “Lovesong,” “Morris From America” and “Under the Shadow” will all make their L.A. premieres over the weekend of August 12 – 14, with Shamir and Sunflower Bean among the musical acts performing after screenings. The Theatre at Ace Hotel will once again host the festivities.
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“Sundance NEXT FEST has become a summer staple for independent film and music fans in Los Angeles who want to experience what’s new and next in culture,” said Trevor Groth, Sundance’s Director of Programming. This is our biggest and weirdest lineup to date, and I can’t wait for people to see what we’ve dreamt up this year.” A talent show, Q&As, a short-film program hosted by Nick Kroll and a to-be-announced musical performance will also be featured. Find the full lineup below.
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“Lovesong” with musical act Shamir
“Morris From America” with a talent show hosted by Craig Robinson
“White Girl” with Q&A
“Goat” with musical act Sunflower Bean
Downtown & Dirty Shorts, hosted by Nick Kroll
Short Film Master Class
“Under the Shadow” with Q&A
“Royal” (world premiere)
Musical act TBA
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