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

Friday, March 30, 2007

The Next Two Days

Rob Stewart and Friends

Things you don't want to miss during the next two days.

March 31 - A LAWYER WALKS INTO A BAR (Dir. Eric Chaikin) - 4 p.m. @ SMU Hughes-Triggs Theater - Six wannabe lawyers are studying for the California Bar Exams, but their chances for success are only 39 percent. Eric Chalkin shows how the legal system affects American culture through the students and interviews with big-time trial lawyers.

March 31 - SHARKWATER (Dir. Rob Stewart) - 8:30 p.m. @ Magnolia - Sharks often get a bad rap at the movies, but Rob Stewart shows just how important they are to the ecosystem and how fear and ignorance is threatening the species.

April 1 - Red Road (Dir. Andrea Arnold) - 1:30 p.m. @ AFC - A surveillance camera operator spies a man from her past and becomes hell-bent on exacting her revenge on the struggling ex-convict in this thriller from the UK and Denmark.

April 1 - BLIND DATING (Dir. James Keach) - 7 p.m. @ AFC - Dating is tough, and blind dating is tougher. But what about dating while blind? Director Keach puts a special spin on the saga of romance.