The American Film Institute(AFI) Dallas International Film Festival to screen 'Pearl' March 26 thru

The American Film Institute (AFI) Dallas International Film Festival has announced the Chickasaw Nation's production of "Pearl" as one of the feature films that will be screened at the festival, March 26 - April 2, 2009.

"Pearl," which will be screened under the festival category of "Family Friendly" will show on Saturday, March 28 at 11:30 a.m. and Sunday, March 29 at 3:15 p.m. at the AMC Northpark 15 Theater at 8687 North Central Expressway in Dallas.

AFI Dallas will showcase 173 films from 22 countries during the eight-day festival.
Passes and tickets are available for purchase online at, by phone at 214.720.0663 or in person at the AFI Dallas Box Office locations at NorthPark Center and Victory Park in Dallas.

For a festival schedule, film guide or other information about AFI Dallas 2009, visit the festival Web site at

About AFI DALLAS International Film Festival
The AFI DALLAS International Film Festival celebrates films and their impact on society, honors filmmakers and recognizes their achievements and contributions in enhancing the creative community, provides educational programs to students to develop better understanding of the role of film in today's world, and promotes the City of Dallas and its commitment to the art of filmmaking. AFI DALLAS is a presentation of the nonprofit Dallas Film Society.