Next Friday, native Texan Wes Anderson releases his new film, The Grand Budapest Hotel. To mark the occasion, our Big Screen team returns to 1996 for a look at Anderson’s first movie, Bottle Rocket, which he made in Dallas.
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Tonight, the 9th Annual Women in Film Showcase will be screened at the Studio Movie Grill in on Northwest Highway in Dallas. This week, our Big Screen team talks to the president of Women in Film Dallas about the event and about the strides women are making in the industry.
Texas Black Film Festival director David Small tells us that people unfamiliar with the event might be surprised by the ground it covers.
This week, Thin Line director Joshua Butler joins us for a preview of the event and to discuss just what makes a documentary a documentary.
This week, we talk about the George Clooney- directed film, which is based on a book by Dallas author and historian Robert Edsel.
Dallas’ Toby Halbrooks joins us to talk about his short film, Dig, which he took to the Sundance Film Festival, and about how a political party has attached extra meaning to its sparse story.
Regulars at Fort Worth’s Lone Star Film Festival know the event takes place every year in November. But with the launch of Arthouse Fort Worth this month, the festival is stretching beyond its traditional spot on the calendar.
This week, we look at a big day for Dallas Buyers Club and make a few predictions.
The Big Screen has been interviewing folks for more than two years now, but this is probably the most compelling interview we’ve done yet.
With the advent of VCRs, DVDs and, later, Netflix, repertory movie theaters are all but gone. But in the last few years, North Texas has seen a resurgence of repertory films playing in first-run theaters. This week, we talk to Magnolia Theatre general manager Shawn Mahan about the trend.