Great Scots

Even though I don't get into high school football, there was something to be said when the Highland Park Scots took the state championship last year. Those local-kids-do-good stories always choke me up. But then I started thinking, well, if these kids lost then their parents probably would have bought them a Hummer to ease their pain. Soon after, I wasn't so moved. Come to find out, there's a whole movie about these little privileged bastards. Band of Champions: The Story of the 2005 Highland Park Scots Football Team (clever title) shows at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 2500 Darnell St., 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Call 817-735-1117 or visit lonestarfilmsociety.com.
Tue., May 30, 5:30 & 7:30 p.m.
KEEP THE DALLAS OBSERVER FREE... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Rich Lopez