Check out photo highlights from film screenings, Q&A’s, Red Carpets and Festival events during #DIFF2017!READ MORE »
We would like to take a moment to thank the sponsors of the 2017 Dallas International Film Festival, whose continued support make this annual celebration possible. We’d also like to give a shout out to our volunteer Lunch Sponsors and …READ MORE »
THE RESULTS ARE IN, AND THE 2017 DALLAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WINNING FILMS ARE…READ MORE »
Traffic laws, taxes, the laws of nature, the Constitutions… Whether we want to or not, everyone deals with the forces of law each day. These 5 features at DIFF 2017 examine the perils of legal matters run amok.READ MORE »
For some, getting lost is scary; for others, it’s an adventure. The following films offer viewers glimpses into the places they may rarely see: modern and historical Latin America, Canada, the mountains of the U.S., and early 20th-century Europe. Taken together, the stories are filled with hope, abandonment, and a desire to connect different people and different cultures. Whether you find yourself getting scared by the thought of being lost or eagerly anticipating it, the movies in this group will give you something to enjoy.READ MORE »
DALLAS STAR AWARDBILL PAXTON (POSTHUMOUSLY)
Bill Paxton was an award-winning actor and filmmaker from Texas. In 1992, he landed his first leading role in ONE FALSE MOVE. Paxton went on to star in several hit films including ALIENS (1985), APOLLO 13 (1995), TWISTER (1996) and TITANIC (1997)
L.M. KIT CARSON
DAVID GORDON GREEN
This year’s L.M. Kit Carson Maverick Award Honoree is writer/director David Gordon Green. David Gordon Green’s debut feature, GEORGE WASHINGTON (2000) won the Discovery Award at the Toronto International Film Festival, and his second feature, ALL THE REAL GIRLS (2003) received a Special Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
SHINING STAR AWARDZOEY DEUTCH
This year’s Shining Star Award Honoree is Zoey Deutch. Zoey Deutch is an actress known for VAMPIRE ACADEMY (2014), EVERYBODY WANTS SOME! (2016) and WHY HIM? (2016). Most recently, Zoey Deutch starred in two films selected at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, REBEL IN THE RYE and BEFORE I FALL.