Weekend Events August 1 - August 3

Everyone's favorite smart-alec magazine showcases photography by and others.The 2008 Vice Photo Show. (ongoing)
The Coen brothers' gorgeous—albeit dark—debut. Blood Simple at MoMA. (August 2)

A dose of somber, yet pretty, folk music to wind down the week. Phosphorescent at the Bowery Ballroom (August 2) and Music Hall of Williamsburg . (August 3)
Mad Max is even better (and grittier) the second time around. Mad Max 2: Road Warrior at the Landmark Sunshine Theater . (August 1)
Stop by "the pool" this weekend for the coolest potluck ever—in addititon to yummy eats, artists project slideshows of their work. Slideluck Potshow at McCarren Park Pool .(August 2)
A proper backyard BBQ, complete with soul and reggae tunes. Crooked BBQ at Hope Lounge . (August 2)

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