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By Sam Iannuzzi DIFF Writer Last Saturday, April 18, during the 2015 Dallas International Film Festival, movie icon and award-winning director (and all-around nice guy) John Landis had no trouble remembering the defining moment when he knew film would become …

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DON’T MISS TODAY’S 2015 DALLAS STAR AWARDS EVENTS!  A Conversation with Phil Lord and Christopher Miller Saturday April 18, 11:00 a.m. @Angelika  Remembering L.M. Kit Carson at BREATHLESS screening Saturday, April 18, 4:00pm @The Texas Theatre  Conversation with John Landis …

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2015 DALLAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WINNERS! The results are in, and the winning films of DIFF 2015 are… 2015 Audience Awards (presented by the Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation, Geoff Hawkes and Sheri Deterling) Best Short Film – …

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The 2015 Dallas Film Society Honors Tonight, the Dallas Film Society will hold the 2015 DFS Honors at The Highland Hotel in Dallas. Presented by the Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation, Sheri Deterling, Geoff Hakwes, and The Highland Hotel, DFS Honors …

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  CENTERPIECE SCREENING: ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL Thursday, April 16, 7:30 PM @ Cinemark West Plano XD Greg Gaines is an awkward, self-deprecation high school student determined to coast through his senior year as anonymously as possible. …

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DALLAS STAR AWARDS

L.M. Kit Carson (Posthumously)
Lone Star State legend and influential writer, actor and producer Carson first gained recognition as creator of the mockumentary, DAVID HOLZMAN’s DIARY (1968), and co-wrote PARIS, TEXAS (1984).

Blythe Danner
Danner is well regarded for her roles in films such as MEET THE PARENTS and THE GREAT SANTINI. The Emmy-winning and Golden Globe-nominated actress is alos know for her work on television shows such as Will & Grace and Huff.

John Landis
A director for more than 40 years, Landis' films include NATIONAL LAMPOON’S ANIMAL HOUSE (1980), THE BLUES BROTHERS (1978) and AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (1981).

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TEXAS AVERY AWARD
Presented by REEL FX

Phil Lord and Chris Miller
are the prolific writing and directing duo behind some of today’s most successful comedy films including, THE LEGO MOVIE, 21 & 22 JUMP STREET and CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS.

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