A meeting of the Dallas Observer minds found us arriving at a happy--and unusual--consensus: Yes, there's some good stuff playing at the 31st Annual USA Film Festival, but the programming is eclipsed by the people being imported for after-screening Q&As. We're not talking a Cannes-like cavalcade of A-list names. No actor attending USAFF 2001 can "open" a film, as they say in the business; no filmmaker here will be entrusted with a $100 million budget. And that's what tickles us to death--these people are... More >>>