This year's McKinney Classic Film Festival will run Aug. 25 - 27. The festival is in it's 3rd year run and promises more fun and films for lovers of classic filmage. Gene Kelley and Judy Garland are involved. No kidding...read on for what's in store. RED CARPET PHOTO OPS! All ticket holders may dress in any attire for fun photos, whether dressed up as their favorite musical … [Read more...] about Back in classic form the McKinney Classic Film Festival 2017
The USA Film Festival and the Angelika Film Center Dallas Present Sci-Fi Summer Film Series The USA Film Festival and the Angelika Film Center Dallas will partner to present Sci-Fi Summer Film Series, a 4-film series in August featuring contemporary and classic science fiction films. The series will take place at 7:00pm on Tuesdays in August at the Angelika Film … [Read more...] about USA Film Festival Presents Sci-Fi Summer Film Series
One of our favorite yearly events is making a comeback this year: IT CAME FROM DALLAS, the Dallas Producers Association's fundraiser. It is coming up quickly on Feb 23. This is a showcase of films that you will be utterly surprised were made in Dallas. Dallas Producers Association’s fund-raiser: IT CAME FROM DALLAS 10 returns Thursday, Feb 23 at Alamo … [Read more...] about Yes! It Came From Dallas is Back!
By Gordon K. Smith The 2016 Dallas International Film Festival (DIFF 2016), which concluded in April, featured no less than three films with a “post-apocalyptic” theme; the most visually striking of these was ORION, by second-time writer/director Asiel Norton and starring David Arquette in a role harsher than what we’re used to seeing him in. Norton’s visionary fable is … [Read more...] about Roundtable: “Orion” – post-apocalyptic, visually striking film and a harsher David Arquette
By Gordon K. Smith NO LETTING GO is a small but vital independent film about a family’s struggle with their son’s mental health crisis. At a roundtable interview in late March, we learned about the film and its mission from actress Cheryl Allison (Catherine the mother) and co-writer/producer Randi Silverman. The film is based on an award-winning short called … [Read more...] about Roundtable “NO LETTING GO” Cheryl Allison and Randi Silverman discuss their indie film about a family’s struggle with their son’s mental health crisis