Dallas Video Fest Highlights Godard

Dallas Video Fest opens with a new feature from Jean-Luc Godard.

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The 24th annual Dallas Video Fest opens with a new feature from Jean-Luc Godard on Sept. 21.

    One of the oldest video-based festivals in the country, the Dallas Video Festival is will run from Sept. 21-25, 2011 at the Angelica Film Center and the Texas Theatre in Dallas.

    This year’s festival will be an event to remember with a wonderful selection of films, as well as panel discussions, workshops and seminars.

    The opening night presentation will be “Film Socialisme,” the new feature from legendary director and French New wave pioneer Jean-Luc Godard.

    Other highlights include “Once I Was A Champion," a mixed martial arts documentary about the life and struggles of former UFC Champion Evan Tanner.

    Another featured screening will be a documentary titled “Connected,” created by the founders of the Webby Awards.

    Two works from director Spike Jonze, a short titled “Mourir Auprès de Toi” and a vintage skating video of his creation, also will be featured at the festival this year.

    24th Annual Dallas Video Fest
    September 21-25
    www.videofest.org

    Angelika Film Center
    5321 East Mockingbird Lane
    Dallas, TX 75206

    Texas Theatre
    231 W. Jefferson Blvd
    Oak Cliff, TX 75208