Schedule of films and events

All films shown at Angelika Dallas, 5321 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 230. Other events will take place at the locations and addresses specified below.

Additional Notes:
Specific details about parties will be distributed to sponsors and Festival Pass holders in advance of Dallas Noir Fest.

Visiting authors will introduce film screenings and be available for book signings before and after screenings. Stay tuned for more details about specific author appearances.

All film descriptions courtesy of IMDb.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27

Dallas Noir Fest Kick-Off Party
Hosted by Four Corners Brewing Co.
5321 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 230.

THURSDAY, MAY 12

6:45 p.m.
(S)hit Squad (short)

Panel Discussion

(moderated by Robert Wilonsky)
Johnathan Brownlee
Harry Hunsicker
Steve Stodghill
Paul Coggins
6:45 p.m.
(S)hit Squad (short)

Panel Discussion (moderated by Robert Wilonsky)
Johnathan Brownlee
Harry Hunsicker
Steve Stodghill
Paul Coggins
7:30 p.m.
Chinatown (1974, 130 minutes)
A private detective hired to expose an adulterer in 1930s Los Angeles finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption, and murder. Director Roman Polanski; stars Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway and John Huston.
7:30 p.m.
Chinatown (1974, 130 minutes)
A private detective hired to expose an adulterer in 1930s Los Angeles finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption, and murder. Director Roman Polanski; stars Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway and John Huston.
9:45 p.m.
Opening Night Meet-Up
The People’s Last Stand -
5319 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 210, Dallas
9:45 p.m.
Opening Night Meet-Up
The People’s Last Stand -
5319 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 210, Dallas

FRIDAY, MAY 13

5:00 P.M.
Out Of The Past
(1947, 97 Minutes)

A Private Eye Escapes His Past To Run A Gas Station In A Small Town, But His Past Catches Up With Him. Now He Must Return To The Big City World Of Danger, Corruption, Double Crosses And Duplicitous Dames. Director Jacques Tourneur; Stars Robert Mitchem, Jane Greer And Kirk Douglas.
5:00 p.m.
Out of the Past (1947, 97 minutes)
A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him. Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous dames. Director Jacques Tourneur; stars Robert Mitchem, Jane Greer and Kirk Douglas.
7:30 p.m.
Sunset Blvd.
(1950, 110 Minutes)

A Screenwriter Develops A Dangerous Relationship With A Faded Film Star Determined To Make A Triumphant Return. Director Billy Wilder; Stars William Holden, Gloria Swanson And Erich Von Stroheim.
7:30 p.m.
Sunset Blvd. (1950, 110 minutes)
A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return. Director Billy Wilder; stars William Holden, Gloria Swanson and Erich von Stroheim.

SATURDAY, MAY 14

Book signings will take place between films on Saturday and Sunday.

Times and writers TBD, but may include:

Paul Coggins –
Nationally recognized criminal defense attorney and former U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas. Wrote the mystery thriller The Lady is the Tiger, and co-authored a book about college athletics.

Harry Hunsicker –
Best-selling author of eight crime thrillers. Wrote screenplay for the short film (S)hit Squad, premiering at the DNF. Former EVP of the Mystery Writers of America, his work has been short-listed for both the Shamus and Thriller Awards.

Victor Gischler –
Edgar and Anthony Award-nominated author of noir crime novels Gun Monkeys, Shotgun Opera, The Deputy, Stay and many others. A feature film adaptation of Gun Monkeys is currently in production in Louisiana starring Pierce Brosnan and Morena Baccarin.

Eli Cranor –
Author of Don't Know Tough, winner of the Peter Lovesey First Crime Novel contest, and hailed by The New York Times Book Review as "Southern noir at its finest, a cauldron of terrible choices and even more terrible outcomes."

Gary Phillips –
Staff writer on FX’s Snowfall, and author of more than 20 books, including the acclaimed new novel One-Shot Harry.
5321 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 230.

12:45 P.M.
Double Indemnity
(1944, 107 Minutes)

A Los Angeles Insurance Representative Lets An Alluring Housewife Seduce Him Into A Scheme Of Insurance Fraud And Murder That Arouses The Suspicion Of His Colleague, An Insurance Investigator. Director Billy Wilder; Stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck And Edward G. Robinson.
12:45 p.m.
Double Indemnity (1944, 107 minutes)
A Los Angeles insurance representative lets an alluring housewife seduce him into a scheme of insurance fraud and murder that arouses the suspicion of his colleague, an insurance investigator. Director Billy Wilder; stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck and Edward G. Robinson.
Big Sleep Poster
3:30 p.m.
The Big Sleep
(1946, 114 Minutes)

Private Detective Philip Marlowe Is Hired By A Wealthy Family. Before The Complex Case Is Over, He’s Seen Murder, Blackmail And What Might Be Love. Director Howard Hawks; Stars Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall And John Ridgely.
Big Sleep Poster
3:30 p.m.
The Big Sleep (1946, 114 minutes)
Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a wealthy family. Before the complex case is over, he’s seen murder, blackmail and what might be love. Director Howard Hawks; stars Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall and John Ridgely.
7:30 p.m.
Reservoir Dogs  
(1992, 99 Minutes)
When A Simple Jewelry Heist Goes Horribly Wrong, The Surviving Criminals Begin To Suspect That One Of Them Is A Police Informant. Director Quentin Tarantino; Stars Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth And Michael Madsen.
7:30 p.m.
Reservoir Dogs  (1992, 99 minutes)
When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. Director Quentin Tarantino; stars Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth and Michael Madsen.

SUNDAY, MAY 15

Book signings will take place between films
on Saturday and Sunday. Times and writers TBD.

5321 East Mockingbird Lane, Suite 230.

1:00 P.M.
The Third Man
(1949, 93 Minutes)
Pulp Novelist Holly Martins Travels To Shadowy, Postwar Vienna, Only To Find Himself Investigating The Mysterious Death Of An Old Friend, Harry Lime. Director Carol Lime; Stars Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten And Alida Valli.
1:00 p.m.
The Third Man (1949, 93 minutes)
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, Harry Lime. Director Carol Lime; stars Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten and Alida Valli.
3:30 P.M.
In A Lonely Place  
(1950, 94 Minutes)
A Potentially Violent Screenwriter Is A Murder Suspect Until His Lovely Neighbor Clears Him. However, She Soon Starts To Have Her Doubts. Director Nicholas Ray; Stars Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame And Frank Lovejoy.
3:30 p.m.
In a Lonely Place  (1950, 94 minutes)
A potentially violent screenwriter is a murder suspect until his lovely neighbor clears him. However, she soon starts to have her doubts. Director Nicholas Ray; stars Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame and Frank Lovejoy.
7:30 p.m.
Sweet Smell Of Success  
(1957, 96 Minutes)
Powerful But Unethical Broadway Columnist J.J. Hunsecker Coerces Unscrupulous Press Agent Sidney Falco Into Breaking Up His Sister's Romance With A Jazz Musician. Director Alexander MacKendrick; Stars Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis And Susan Harrison.
7:00 p.m.
Sweet Smell of Success  (1957, 96 minutes)
Powerful but unethical Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent Sidney Falco into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz musician. Director Alexander MacKendrick; stars Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis and Susan Harrison.