Plan Ahead: Next Weekend

* Film. The third annual Hollywood Film Festival, showcasing a selection of international feature films, shorts, documentaries, animation and new media works, runs Aug. 4-9 at theaters citywide. Festival tickets range from $8 per screening to a Hollywood Film Festival VIP pass priced at $395. Pass includes screenings, conference and awards ceremony. For film synopses and screening schedules, contact Tickets are available through Ticketmaster: (213) 480-3232.

* Dance. The locally based JazzAntiqua Music and Dance Ensemble honors Ellington in "To Duke, With Love," at 8 p.m. on Aug. 7 at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East, Hollywood. $15 to $20. (323) GO-1-FORD.

* Dance. Contemporary choreographer Rosanna Gamson brings her dance cityscape "Grand Hope Flower" back home on Aug. 5 at 8 p.m. in the Watercourt of California Plaza. 350 S. Grand Ave., downtown Los Angeles. Free. (213) 687-2159.

* Art. The flowering art of French illumination from 1375 to 1525 is detailed in "French Manuscript Illumination of the Late Middle Ages," opening Tuesday at the J. Paul Getty Museum, along with "Recent Additions to the Drawings Collection." 1200 Getty Center Drive, Brentwood. Free; parking reservations required. (310) 440-7300.

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