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for Mon., May 28
  • Austin Film Festival & Writers Conference

    For 25 years now AFF has fired up its spotlight and pointed it directly where the Hollywood sun doesn’t always shine – the writer. Check out over 150 films across 7 venues including The Front Runner, the fest's Closing Night pick with writer/director Jason Reitman in attendance. Use promo code CHRONFP for $10 off Film Passes!
    Oct. 25-Nov. 1  
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  • Music

    Beto O'Rourke benefit w/ Black Eyed Vermillion and more

    Unlike the sniveling corporate opponent, Texas’ U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke doesn’t take money from lobbyists or PACs. Austin bands ante up for El Paso’s Cruz crusher, bassist in Nineties post-hardcore unit Foss, with a Memorial Day fundraiser. Carnival barking pub rockers Shoulders, roots-punk meatgrinders Black-Eyed Vermillion, and dance sirens the Fontanelles highlight the blowout also featuring Uncle Pie Hole, Sabbath Crow, All Monsters Attack, Dirty Charley, and Austin Warren.
    Mon., May 28, 2pm  
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    Mural Unveiling & Barbecue

    Creative Action's Color Squad has partnered with GirlForward, a local organization dedicated to supporting refugee girls, to create a community-oriented mural for East Austin. Take a tour, grab some barbecue from Micklethwait, and cool off at the splash pad at this family-friendly unveiling.
    Mon., May 28, 5-7pm. Free.  
  • Film

    Special Screenings

    Return of an Adventurer, Bon Voyage Sim & Kokoa

    Films of Moustapha Alassane: Pioneer filmmaker Moustapha Alassane made some of Niger's first short and feature films. His artistic approach combined painting, animation, ethnography, and the avant-garde, heavily influencing his West African contemporaries.
    Mon., May 28, 7:30  
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    The Hell Yes Project Olympics

    Eight local nonprofits compete in a field-day competition for a $1,000 prize. Events include a water balloon toss, speed cornhole, and "poop the potato." Additionally, ABGB will donate 5% of sales to charity.
    Mon., May 28, 3-8pm
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