Festivals Archive

Review: 2nd Annual Oddball Comedy Fest in Dallas

Preston Barta // Critic DALLAS— Friday night welcomed a handful of very talented comedians to the Gexa Energy Pavilion. Nearly 20,000 people braved the heat, atrocious traffic and deep-wallet priced food and beverages. But overall, Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy & Oddity Festival proved ...Read More

Review: “Locke” One Locke Says It All

  Director Steven Knight is known for his writing skills by penning a few of Britain’s best films of this millennium including the absolutely fantastic Stephen Frears film “Dirty Pretty Things.” In spite of this, his claim to fame across the pond does not ...Read More

44th Annual USA Film Festival Preview

Preston Barta // Film Critic There’s a special feeling that comes over movie fans on the first day of a film festival: ceaseless anticipation that borders on delight, as today commemorates the opening day of the USA Film Festival in Dallas. In its 44 ...Read More