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For the next full week, the 2014 Asian Film Festival of Dallas presents over 50 eclectic movies back to back. From thrillers to comedies, horror films to dramas, animated sci-fi flicks to documentaries, this festival covers the gamut of contemporary and classic Asian film. You can stretch your imagination with screenings of experimental shorts or catch animated classics like Lupin III: Castle of Cagliostro during this packed week of movie screenings at the Angelika Film Center of Dallas (5321 East Mockingbird Lane). Friday's offerings begin with experimental shorts at 2:30 p.m. and conclude at 9:45 p.m. with the live action/anime mystery film Black Butler. Grab your tickets at the Angelika box office or at asianfilmdallas.com. Prices range from $12 for single tickets ($7 for students) to $159 for all-access VIP passes.
Fri., July 11, 2:30 p.m., 2014
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Katie Womack
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