Film

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Anthony Kung

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Anthony Kung

1) What was your first major acting role in Dallas? Dallas was where I started off acting in 2010 and I've had many small parts in student films, indie projects, and commercials. It's what one could expect not having had any formal arts training as my Bachelor's degree is in Aerospace Engineering from the University [...]

Lights, Camera, Action! Denton Black Film Festival Returns for its 4th Year

Lights, Camera, Action! Denton Black Film Festival Returns for its 4th Year

All roads lead to Denton, Texas for The Denton Black Film Festival (DBFF), a weekend long film festival for diverse, emerging and established filmmakers, artists, musicians, and industry tastemakers coming together for a “Black Cultural" experience. Since its inception in 2015,  the festival annually attracts a core audience of film enthusiasts creating greater networks to the cinematic legacy of African Americans.

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Amber Williams

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Amber Williams

Amber Williams, A Dallas native and graduate of TWU, has appeared in films such as Run, B.O.O.S.T., and Frackers. She has since taken her craft internationally, and shares her acting story with us. ILID: How did you get started in acting? Amber: I remember being in my first play at 6, and if you let [...]

Top 25 Actors from Dallas

Top 25 Actors from Dallas

1. Jamie Foxx Jamie Foxx was born in Terrell. He has won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe. His notable acting roles include The Soloist, Jarhead, Miami Vice, and Django Unchained. 2. Owen Wilson Owen Wilson has starred in hits including Bottle Rocket, Wedding Crashers, and Behind Enemy Lines. He also won an Academy [...]

Top 15 Films Made in Dallas

Top 15 Films Made in Dallas

Ever wondered what films were created in Dallas, Texas? Here's a nice list of what we think are some of the best.

Top 10 Casting Agencies in Dallas

Top 10 Casting Agencies in Dallas

Since I've working in the Dallas area for high-profile events for a number years, and having many friends in the industry, I thought I'd provide the most up-to-date list of the top 10 talent casting agencies in Dallas for those that are considering breaking into the field.

Official 2017 Austin Film Festival Schedule – 75+ Films & Features

Official 2017 Austin Film Festival Schedule - 75+ Films & Features

Last year at the Austin Film Festival I had the pleasure of working as the sponsorship coordinator in conjunction with The Long Center to feature the first preview of La La Land; a critically acclaimed film starting Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. Unfortunately I have a prior commitment, thus I will not be present at this year's event.

Fearing’s Restaurant Announces October 23rd Live Oak Session: Movies That Should Be Musicals

Fearing’s Restaurant Announces October 23rd Live Oak Session: Movies That Should Be Musicals

When Fearing’s teamed up with the “Movies That Should Be Musicals” team last April, the result was a sold-out live entertainment event that stimulated laughter and animated conversation over a memorable evening of food and drinks. That first “Movies That Should Be Musicals” showcased the film, A League of Their Own. On the 23rd of this month, round-two of “Movies That Should be Musicals” will dazzle with a fun, specially curated look at the film Practical Magic, starring Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman.

Get Ready for Flicks by Chicks Film Fest 2017

Get Ready for Flicks by Chicks Film Fest 2017

Flicks by Chicks Film Fest is an arm of Women in Film Dallas whose mission is to empower, promote and mentor women in film. The festival, taking place Saturday, October 21st, is a competitive, juried film festival that showcases short films from the finest female talent in Texas and from around the globe.

Lone Star Film Festival Announces Full 2017 Film Schedule

Lone Star Film Festival Announces Full 2017 Film Schedule

The Lone Star Film Festival schedule is here! Check out the 60+ blocks of screenings scheduled to take place in four movie auditoriums housed between Four Day Weekend and the AMC Palace 9.