Sundance NEXT FEST is a summer festival celebrating film, music, and the renegade spirit of independent artists. Their living up to their mantra by adding a ton of new events to their schedule, which include world premiere music videos, a full slate of virtual reality experiences, a youth talent show and more.

The new events will coincide with short film screenings hosted by Nick Kroll, music acts including Queen of Bounce Big Freedia, and the Los Angeles premieres of some of the most talked-about films from this year's Sundance Film Festival. Sundance NEXT FEST takes place August 12-14 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles. Find more information and tickets here.