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Dallas International Film Festival Opens with Dude Perfect Doc, Several DFW Projects Among 100‑Plus Film Lineup

by | Apr 25, 2024
The 18th Dallas International Film Festival opens today with a Majestic Theatre screening of "Dude Perfect: A Very Long Shot" from ESPN's "30 for 30" documentary series. Running through May 2 and featuring more than 100 films, the festival includes an array of titles from local filmmakers, producers, distributors, and investors.
Jim Lake On Building the Future While Preserving the Past
Jim Lake Companies has carved out a niche in Dallas for redevelopment — not simply knocking down the old to make way for the new, but blending the best of both, to give long-neglected areas a new lease on life. You can find the company's fingerprints in Cedar Hill, Waxahachie, Bishop Arts, and as of this month, Jefferson Boulevard in Oak Cliff.

Here, Lake and one of his Jefferson Tower tenants talk about the impact of investment dollars.
DCFIO, Texas Theatre to Host Events with Oscar-Winning Cinematographer
by | May 25, 2023
The Dallas Film & Creative Industries Office is offering A Weekend with Sir Roger Deakins in June. The two-time Oscar-winning cinematographer will be in Dallas June 8 – 11, for book signings, film screenings and Q&As, supported and hosted by the Texas Theatre.
AFS Grants to Support North Texas Filmmakers, EECU Scholarship Recipients
by | Apr 6, 2018
North Texas nonprofits and educational institutions receive financial backing from foundations and businesses to further their work.

Wild Texas Film Tour Showcases State’s Beauty

by | Aug 7, 2017

There’s more to the state of Texas than large buildings, oil wells and highways — much more  and a short-film tour hitting 11 cities in the Lone Star state aims to show natural wonders outside the state’s urban centers.

The Wild Texas Film Tour will travel throughout the state in September and October and will make stops in Dallas and Fort Worth....

Dallas Film Festival Features African Stories ‘In Their Words’
by | Jun 21, 2017
With submissions from local and international independent filmmakers, The African Film Festival, which runs June 30-July 3, is set to deliver 40 original projects.
Projectors Ready to Shine For Oak Cliff Film Festival’s 6th Run
by | Jun 7, 2017
The four-day festival features independents films, parties, and other events in the historic Dallas neighborhood.
3 Things: Festival Introduces Women-centric Films
by | Aug 18, 2016
The Women Texas Film Festival will run Friday though Sunday at the Texas Theatre.