Festivals from all over are getting into the Festival Genius spirit, and we want you to keep up with all of them! One of our newest friends, the Dallas Video Fest, has a snazzy look and we’re glad they have chosen to let Festival Genius make their festival even better (it’ll be tough, though)!
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Dallas VideoFest will be celebrating its 25th year in 2012 Sept 27-30th at the Dallas Museum of Art! Video Fest is now the oldest and largest video festival in the United States, and continues to garner critical and popular acclaim. Since 1986, Video Fest has specialized in independent, alternative, and non-commercial media, presenting hard-to-find works rarely seen on television, in movie theaters, or elsewhere, despite their artistic excellence and cultural and social relevance. Even in a Web 2.0 environment where everything is seemingly available on the Internet, the Video Fest provides curatorial guidance, a critical voice in the wilderness navigating the vast and diverse landscape of media, helping to interpret its cultural and artistic significance.
The event still provides a communal environment for real-time, face-to-face dialogue between makers and audiences. DVF has shown countless films in the past including the Emmy-award winning documentary “Freedom Riders.” It has showcased work from filmmakers such as Jim Sheridan and Michael Moore and had many notable guests including Monty Python’s Terry Gilliam, as well as television icon and actor Paul Reubens.
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