Film Fest Kickoff

Dallas cinephiles receive exciting news about John Wayne flick fest 2015

Dallas cinephiles get exciting news about John Wayne flick fest 2015

Event Chairs and Wayne Family, John Wayne Film Festival
Kara and Randall Goss with the Wayne family. Photo by Shana Anderson
Kara Goss, Randall Goss, John Wayne Film Festival
Kara Goss, Randall Goss Photo by Shana Anderson
Marisa Wayne, Anita Swift, Leslie Light, John Wayne Film Festival
Marisa Wayne, Anita Swift, Leslie Light Photo by Shana Anderson
Debbie Brock, Scott Brock, John Wayne Film Festival
Debbie Brock, Scott Brock Photo by Shana Anderson
Steve Stodghill, Anne Stodghill, Holly Deason, Doug Deason, John Wayne Film Festival
Steve Stodghill, Anne Stodghill, Holly Deason, Doug Deason Photo by Shana Anderson
Rhonda Marcus, Tiffany Divis, Jennifer Clark, John Wayne Film Festival
Rhonda Marcus, Tiffany Divis, Jennifer Clark Photo by Shana Anderson
Piper Wyatt, Lynn McBee, John Wayne Film Festival
Piper Wyatt, Lynn McBee Photo by Shana Anderson
Gary Cogill, Hayley Cogill, John Wayne Film Festival
Gary Cogill, Hayley Cogill Photo by Shana Anderson
Fraser Marcus, Otis Pelton, Carmaleta Whiteley, John Wayne Film Festival
Fraser Marcus, Otis Pelton, Carmaleta Whiteley Photo by Shana Anderson
Lisa Hart Willis, Greg Rohan, Leslie Ann Crozier, John Wayne Film Festival
Lisa Hart Willis, Greg Rohan, Leslie Ann Crozier Photo by Shana Anderson
Joni Krieg, Kara Goss, Jim Turner, Deborah Turner, John Wayne Film Festival
Joni Krieg, Kara Goss, Jim Turner, Deborah Turner Photo by Shana Anderson
Adele Paulett, Ethan Wayne, Kari Peyton, John Wayne Film Festival
Adele Paulett, Ethan Wayne, Kari Peyton Photo by Shana Anderson
Event Chairs and Wayne Family, John Wayne Film Festival
Kara Goss, Randall Goss, John Wayne Film Festival
Marisa Wayne, Anita Swift, Leslie Light, John Wayne Film Festival
Debbie Brock, Scott Brock, John Wayne Film Festival
Steve Stodghill, Anne Stodghill, Holly Deason, Doug Deason, John Wayne Film Festival
Rhonda Marcus, Tiffany Divis, Jennifer Clark, John Wayne Film Festival
Piper Wyatt, Lynn McBee, John Wayne Film Festival
Gary Cogill, Hayley Cogill, John Wayne Film Festival
Fraser Marcus, Otis Pelton, Carmaleta Whiteley, John Wayne Film Festival
Lisa Hart Willis, Greg Rohan, Leslie Ann Crozier, John Wayne Film Festival
Joni Krieg, Kara Goss, Jim Turner, Deborah Turner, John Wayne Film Festival
Adele Paulett, Ethan Wayne, Kari Peyton, John Wayne Film Festival

What: John Wayne Film Festival kickoff

Where: The Mockingbird Room at Highland Park Village

The 411: As guests socialized and sipped Duke Bourbon cocktails and Cherry Tart wine, event chairs Kara and Randall Goss and honorary chairs Anne and Steve Stodghill shared exciting details about this year's festival, which will include an art walk, youth film competition and Klyde Warren Park simulcast. The four-day John Wayne Film Festival will take place at Highland Park Village Theater and Look Cinemas from September 24-27, and all proceeds benefit the John Wayne Cancer Foundation.

Who: Patrick Wayne, Ethan Wayne, Marisa Wayne, Anita Swift, Lynn McBee, Katherine and Greg Brendel, Hayley and Gary Cogill, Holly and Doug Deason, Tiffany and Paul Divis, Jennifer and Coley Clark, Sarah and Todd McCoy, Rhonda and Fraser Marcus, Carmaleta Whiteley, Holly and Stubbs Davis, Harry Hunsicker, Carter Malouf, Leslie Light, and Lee Papert.