Daily updates from the first annual AFI DALLAS International Film Festival presented by Target, founding sponsor Victory Park, March 22 to April 1, 2007

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

Gregory Peck Award Added to Opening Night

Accepting the AFI DALLAS Star Award for her husband, Gregory Peck, is Veronique Peck, Opening Night, March 22, 7:00 pm at the Majestic Theatre. Ms. Peck is also attending a special screening of To Kill a Mockingbird, March 24, 1:15 pm, at Magnolia 5. Other Star Awards will be presented Opening Night to Lauren Bacall, Alan & Marilyn Bergman, and Sydney Pollack.

In its inaugural year, the AFI DALLAS Star Award honors individual who play major roles in advancing the art of film and shaping the face of modern cinema. Designed from Steuben crystal, the Star Award is courtesy of Neiman Marcus.