The @OUTshineFilmFestival which is being held at the Silver Spot Theater in downtown Miami for ten days in April. The festival features film screenings, dinners, and after-parties. Additionally, the second week of the festival features a program called “Cocktails and Cinema,” which pairs local South Florida filmmakers’ films with cocktail social hours. The article emphasizes the importance of supporting the local filmmaking community, and it also highlights the significance of film festivals in creating buzz and connections for filmmakers and providing social and networking opportunities for attendees.