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| A Tahitian dance competition, a Mexican Independence Day parade and a vinyl record swap made our list of weekend events.

LACMA Review: Carlos Almaraz plays with fire, burns into our consciousness

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Some said he was selling out, but he said, “I had to return to the studio — to develop ideas ... that were unpolitical, that were really my ideas.”

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Guillermo del Toro's 'The Shape of Water' brings the filmmaker to tears

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His new romantic fantasy is a deeply personal film that brings all of the filmmaker's preoccupations together.

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Documentary looks at the plight of immigrant construction workers, including DACA recipients

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"Building The American Dream" follows the importance of immigrant construction workers to the Texas economy and the role DACA has played in securing their livelihood.

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'Star Wars Episode IX' loses director Colin Trevorrow

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Colin Trevorrow will no longer be directing "Star Wars: Episode IX." Lucasfilm said Tuesday that the company and the director have mutually chosen to part ways citing differing visions for the project.

Emma Stone says she and Steve Carell got equal pay for 'Battle of the Sexes'

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The Oscar-winning actress plays Billie Jean King, who in the 1970s fought for women to receive the same prize money as their male counterparts.

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'Battle of the Sexes': For Billie Jean King, it wasn't tennis — it was social change

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The tennis great says the new film captures the larger fight for equality that was at stake in her 1973 match with Bobby Riggs.

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'Dolores': The 87-year-old activist who just won't quit

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She's a women's rights activist and union organizer who worked alongside Cesar Chavez. Now, Dolores Huerta is the star of a documentary.

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The Broad's newest exhibit is underneath your feet

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The works of Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez are featured in renowned museums around the world and now on the streets of downtown Los Angeles.

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