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The Big Screen: The Wonder Of Flying

This week, we talk about how commercial flights have made the world smaller with the director of “Living in the Age of Airplanes,” playing at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science through Labor Day.

The Big Screen: The Big Movie Series At The Magnolia

This week, we talk to the programmer of one of Dallas’ best repertory series about how the movies are picked.

The Big Screen: A Chat With NPR’s Bob Mondello

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In this week’s Big Screen, he talks about the challenges of reviewing for radio, why he doesn’t take notes and whether or not he’s looking forward to those pending summer blockbusters.

The Big Screen: High Kicking With The Rangerettes

The Kilgore College Rangerettes have performed at presidential inaugurations, New Year’s Day parades and events across the globe – all in their signature red, white and blue uniforms. A new documentary looks at the history of perhaps the world’s most famous drill team.

The Big Screen: Discussing ‘Dare To Drum’

This week, we talk to the director of the music doc about creating music with both the DSO and Stewart Copeland.

The Big Screen: Dallas Film Fest Preview

This week, we talk about the films we’re most looking forward to, which may be the first time Blythe Danner, Evel Knievel and Dirk Nowitzki have all been mentioned in the same discussion.

The Big Screen: The One-Day Film

This week, we talk to a Dallas teacher who coached ELEVEN student teams through this year’s 24 Hour Video Race.

The Big Screen: Chuck Jones In Fort Worth

This week, we talk about the animator’s lasting legacy, the subject of an exhibition at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.

The Big Screen: SXSW Films At DIFF

The Big Screen team is just back from covering the festival, and this week we’re talking about films we saw there that will soon play here.

SXSW Film: House of Cards, Ava Duvernay And Getting Meta With “Raiders of the Lost Ark”

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How many films can one man see in a weekend? Stephen Becker gives it his all at SXSW – and comes back with some great flicks for your list.

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