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Phoenix Film Festival Returns This April THE 14TH ANNUAL PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL is scheduled for April 3 to April 10 at Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theaters — located at 7000 E. Mayo Blvd. in Phoenix. Last year’s festival saw more than 23,000 attendees and there are hopes to pull in even more film enthusiasts this year. If you are a movie lover, don’t miss this event! Tickets and passes are available through the Phoenix Film Festival’s website at www.phoenixfilmfestival.com. Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Phoenix Film Festival Ticket Center next to the Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theater. Tickets range in price from $13 for a single screening to $300 for a platinum pass. The Phoenix Film Festival announced A24’s Locke as the Thursday, April 3 opening night film. Directed by filmmaker Steven Knight and driven by an unforgettable performance by Tom Hardy, Locke is a thrillingly unique cinematic experience of a man fighting to salvage all that is important to him.
HERE ARE 5 SIGNATURE FASHION PIECES THAT ARE GUARANTEED TO BE A SMASH HIT THIS SPRING: 1. Crop tops will stick around this season. 2. Sweatshirts will keep you nice and cozy. 3. Shades of pastels will add softness and femininity to your looks. 4. You won’t go wrong with the long flare skirt. 5. Floral prints will be making a comeback. Courtesy of Wardrobe Stylist Gen Bell, www.genbell.com.
Healthy Kidneys 5K THE 7TH ANNUAL FAMILY-FRIENDLY 5K FOR HEALTHY KIDNEYS will be held on Sunday, March 30, at Kiwanis Community Park in Tempe off Baseline Road and Ash Avenue. This is the signature event for the Alport Syndrome Foundation (ASF), which hosts the 5K for Healthy Kidneys every March in recognition of National Kidney Month. In addition to the 5K race, which will tour the park on their pre-established closedcourse 5K trail, the event will include a deejay, vendors, refreshments, great door prizes, and awards for the top racers. Nearly 300 runners and walkers participated in last year’s 5K for Healthy Kidneys event. Members of the Alport Syndrome Foundation, Donate Life, Alport Syndrome Patient Registry, and others in the community will be at the event to raise awareness of the risks of kidney disease and the need for organ donations. Registration is $25 for adults and $15 for children 13 and under. Beginning March 29, registration fees increase to $30 for adults and $20 for children.
FEMALE FASHION ADVICE: 2014 SPRING TRENDS