Las Vegas film events from Nov. 4 to 11, 2011 feature a variety of commercial and independent films in art and film festivals and special programs.
These include American, foreign, classic, and contemporary motion picture works screening in local theaters and alternative locations. As schedules may change without prior notice, it is best to call the respective venues before confirming attendance.
Friday, Nov. 4, 2011
The monthly arts event First Friday Las Vegas happens from 6:00 p.m. to midnight at the Downtown Arts District. It features arts events at the local independent theater Theatre7 and outdoor screenings of the Korean-Filipino-Iraqi independent film “Technophilia,” among other foreign short films.
Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011
The Clark County Library hosts the annual Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival, which features the screening of “V for Vendetta,” a 2006 film based on the comic book series of the same title. This happens from 10:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the library’s Main Theater.
Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011
The Clark County Library features the 2011 animated film “Gnomeo and Juliet” for its “Sunday Movie Matinee” program. Screening starts at 2:30 p.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. at the library’s Story Room.
“Glass Circle,” a film project to be shot in Las Vegas during the first quarter of 2012, holds casting sessions from Nov. 6 to 8 at Theatre7. Actors must bring their resumes, head shots, and reels for the auditions scheduled from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011
In celebration of the upcoming release of “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1,” “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” simultaneously screens in selected theaters nationwide. In Las Vegas, these screenings are scheduled at the Century 16 South Point, Century 18 Sam’s Town, UA Rainbow Promenade 10, Century Orleans 18, Regal Aliante Stadium 16, and Century 16 Santa Fe Station.
The Sci-Fi Center screens the 1922 Swedish-Danish silent horror film “Haxan,” also known as “The Witches” and “Witchcraft Through the Ages,” from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011
In celebration of its 50th anniversary, “West Side Story” returns to the big screen for a one-night event slated in various movie theaters nationwide. In Las Vegas, this happens at the Century Orleans 18, Century 16 Santa Fe Station, Century 16 South Point, Century 18 Sam’s Town, and Galaxy Cannery. Simultaneous screenings start at 7:00 p.m.
Venue Addresses and Contact Details:
Century 16 Santa Fe Station is located at 4949 N. Rancho Dr. Las Vegas, NV 89130. For inquiries, call (702) 655-8178.
Century 16 South Point and XD is located at 9777 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89183. For inquiries, call (702) 260-4061.
Century 18 Sam’s Town is located at 5111 Boulder Hwy. Las Vegas, NV 89122. For inquiries, call (800) FAN-DANG 945#.
Clark County Library is located at 1401 E. Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89119. For inquiries, call (702) 507-3459.
Friday Las Vegas is located at 1228 S. Casino Ctr. Las Vegas, NV 89136. For inquiries, call (702) 384-0092.
Galaxy Canner is located at 2121 East Craig Rd. North Las Vegas, NV 89030. For inquiries, call (702) 639-9779.
Regal Aliante Stadium 16 is located at 7300 Aliante Pkwy. North Las Vegas, NV 89084. For inquiries, call (702) 399-2575.
The Sci-Fi Center is located at 900 E. Karen Ave. Suite D202 Las Vegas, NV 89109. For inquiries, call (702) 792-4335.
Theatre7 is located at 1406 S. 3rd St. Las Vegas, NV 89104. For inquiries, call (702) 568-9663.
UA Rainbow Promenade 10 is located at 2321 N. Rainbow Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89108. For inquiries, call (702) 636-2869.