The 2015 Austin Film Festival has announced its full lineup, which includes award contenders like “Legend” and “Carol.”
“Legend,” a crime thriller that stars Tom Hardy in the dual roles of London gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray, is slated to open the festival on Thursday, October 29.
The festival is also set to honor Chris Cooper with its Extraordinary Contribution to Acting Award, as well as screen his new movie, “Coming Through the Rye,” in which he plays author J.D. Salinger. John Singleton, director of films like “Boyz n the Hood” and “Shaft,” will receive the Extraordinary Contribution to Film Award.
The Austin Film Festival runs October 29 through November 5. The full lineup is as follows: