TODAY at DIFF – Day 9: DFS Honors!
10th Anniversary Dallas Film Society Honors Banquet
Tonight the Dallas Star Award and Maverick Award Honorees will accept their awards during the 2016 Dallas Film Society Honors.
2016 DALLAS STAR AWARD HONOREE: ED LACHMAN
The Dallas Star Award honors individuals who have made important contributions to shaping the face of modern cinema and the advancement of the art of film.
2016 MAVERICK AWARD HONOREE: MONTE HELLMAN
The Maverick Award honors noted auteurs and groundbreaking filmmakers whose unique cinematic voices challenge our notions of mainstream cinema.
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DALLAS STAR AWARDOscar-nominated cinematographer Ed Lachman’s selected credits as a cinematographer include the Emmy nominated HBO mini-series Mildred Pierce and films including DESPERATELY SEEKING SUSAN, THE VIRGIN SUICIDES, and the Academy Award nominated film, CAROL.
DALLAS MAVERICK AWARDOur inaugural honoree, director, editor and producer Monte Hellman, has a career that spans six decades. He has exemplified cutting-edge filmmaking across multiple genres, working with budgets, from high-to-low, and with casts featuring stars to complete unknowns.