This Friday through Sunday, Dec. 27-29: FirstLight: Academy Screenings

Maui Film Festival FirstLight is returning with Academy Screenings shown during the holidays. Featuring both Hawaii premieres and official submissions for Best Foreign Language Films, this weeks’ lineup includes Enough Said, All is Lost, Her, The Croods, Dallas Buyers Club, Gloria, Labor Day, aka Doc Pomus, Frances Ha, Blue is the Warmest Color and Five Dances. Days and times vary, so check the website for details. $15- single tickets. $48 4-Admission VIP Fast Pass. $500 VIP reserved front row seats in theater . Maui Arts and Cultural Center, Castle Theater (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469,

-Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity)

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