The Lone Star Film Festival is underway in Fort Worth. Anne Bothwell chatted with North Texas writer and filmmaker Eric Steele about making his featured film, finding the actor perfect for the part and celebrating three years of the Texas Theater.
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The DSO’s YouTube Channel is now The Maestro’s Choice — with the orchestra’s smart and silky videos featuring Jaap van Zweden as host and educator. It’s November, so you know what the latest one’s about.
A slice of recent North Texas history makes its way into local movie houses this weekend.
Here’s your chance to check out the movie a day before it opens locally.
This week, we talk about the creative studio’s first feature film with its CEO, Steve O’Brien.
The project to create seven videos from the speech that JFK never delivered wraps up — with a haunting a capella performance of his words. They echo through the Dallas Market Center, where the president was headed, but never made it, fifty years ago.
Four days, nearly 40 works, so little time.
Currently both onstage at the Dallas Theater Center, A Raisin in the Sun and Clybourne Park take on racial confrontations over Chicago real estate — 50 years apart and with very different sensibilities. But the conflicts and the scars on the cityscape can be viewed in Dallas terms as well. Take, for instance, the ways Little Mexico and La Bajada have turned out.
This week, filmmaker and UT-Arlington film professor Ya’Ke Smith joins us to talk about what he says is, “the first film that I’ve seen that really authentically captures what it was like to be a slave in America.”
This Big Deal offers five full days of feature films, docs, classics and shorts.