Our (all too brief) Dallas International Film Festival sneak peek will appear in the paper version of Unfair Park this week, with follows to run on Unfair Park during the fest's run commencing Thursday night. But I ran into Dallas Film Society Chairman and fest co-founder Michael Cain Friday while at the fest's Uptown HQ, and he cautioned that screenings are filling up faster than expected, despite this being the first year in the last four without the AFI tie-in.
I'll make this point in the paper this week: Despite the "international" in the fest's title, the locally made films are my favorites -- Sweet Science chief among them. Tickets are still available to its premiere, one week from tonight, at the Angelika, where several of the film's key figures, among them Charles Hatley, will appear alongside Howell. But you'd best hustle.
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