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Las Vegas Weekly contributor Julie Seabaugh joins Josh to wrap up the 2009 CineVegas film festival, including award winners, local films and festival highlights.

Podcast: Wrapping up CineVegas

June 17th, 2009

Las Vegas Weekly contributor Julie Seabaugh joins Josh to wrap up the 2009 CineVegas film festival, including award winners, local films and festival highlights.

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    CineVegas 2009 wrapped up last night with girls on rollerskates, a drive-in and a filmmaker family reunion in the heart of Las Vegas.

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    Willem Dafoe clocked his first visit to Las Vegas yesterday for the 11th Annual CineVegas Film Festival where he received the Vanguard Actor Award.

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    “Obama is a person that’s influenced by Marxists,” Jon Voight said on the red carpet before the CineVegas Honorees Reception. “We’re going to have to ...

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    A tiger, an old lady, Jon Voight and the MGM Grand...

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    “Jenna, Can I give you a sensual massage? Then I will talk about Jesus,” Found magazine creator Davy Rothbart reads from a note found on ...

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    When trying to attract attention for your film at CineVegas, sometimes you just have to stage a red carpet wedding. Objections, anyone?

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    Local film "Thor at the Bus Stop" showcased not only the talents of filmmaking brothers Jerry and Mike Thompson but also the talents of local ...

  • Fine Art

    It’s virtually impossible not to think of Joseph Conrad’s "Heart of Darkness" while watching "Sea of Darkness," a CineVegas documentary that chronicles the lives and ...

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    It’s no news flash that post-screening Q&A panels can be hit-and-miss, but put a reluctant, salty star on the phone and we're all ears.

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    “I’m sick of customers asking me for drugs!” whined a tan, blonde stripper in a grating, high-pitched voice to a fellow dancer.

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    After CineVegas' Jackpot Premieres party at Lavo, I can say I got quasi-hit-on by Jack Nicholson. How’s that for bragging rights?

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    The first night of CineVegas is like a high school reunion, but when the hangover kicks in the festival is just getting started.

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  • Dining

    TV and star chef and restaurateur Brian Malarkey (“Top Chef,” “The Taste” and “Guy’s Grocery Games”) is bringing Searsucker to Caesars Palace in the spring. ...

  • A&E

    The gaming machines of the future are built by teams of video-game caliber animators and artists—and they’re hitting casino floors today.

  • Nightlife

    The Electric Daisy Carnival juggernaut continues to pay dividends for the Las Vegas area.

  • Dining News

    Also, there's a big food truck fest set for Sunset Park this Saturday and you're gonna want to go.

  • Nightlife

    The recently unveiled space features 35 house-made infusions, from beef jerky-infused Jack Daniel's to Nutella Herradura tequila.

  • Reviews

    Meat and potatoes? Nah. Try 87 different dishes from blood sausage with sea urchin to suckling pig.

  • SportsFeatured

    Fans spent the offseason poking fun at the Blue Devils, but Duke has set itself up to get the last laugh.

  • As We See It

    Frederick Foster looked the Vegas part, that is, minus the douchiness and yard-long margarita and plus class, culture and brains.

  • UNLV sportsFeatured

    The Rebels’ team changes each season, but this voice is the one constant.

  • UNLV sportsSportsFeatured

    For the first time ever, the Runnin' Rebels will run on Las Vegas Boulevard.

  • UNLV sportsSportsFeatured

    The Rebels welcome in eight new players, six of whom are eligible this season.

  • As We See It

    Six dancers filed a class-action lawsuit against Sapphire over wage and overtime requirements in 2009. And last month, the state Supreme Court ruled that the ...

  • Dining

    Say goodbye to meat cardboard when you sample from these creative snack spots.

  • Weekly Q&A

    The elite athlete will be running as a pacer in the Rock ’n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon this weekend.

  • Weekly Q&A

    "We’re always helping other people’s dreams come true, but we never had a chance to do any work on our own place."

  • Dining

    A big, rich, coffee-glazed burger covered in tempura kabocha slices. What are you waiting for?

  • Film

    The effort comes across as desperate and sad, with meager laughs and sloppy storytelling.

  • As We See It

    Thierry Guetta is suing LIB for using the festival's titular phrase and its paint-splashed heart logo, which he says he's trademarked.

  • As We See It

    We put five uncheeses to the test and found some good, some weird, and one delicious.