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DVDanger: Arrow to the Brain
Last week, Austin's archivists of underground cinema the American Genre Film Archive announced a new theatrical deal to with three retro-distro houses: Arrow Films, Vinegar Syndrome, and Severin.

3:00PM Sun. Jan. 22, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Women's March in Austin Does Its Part in Historic Day of Protest
An estimated 40 to 50,000 people descended on the Texas State Capitol today to protest the Trump presidency.

7:18PM Sat. Jan. 21, Sarah Marloff Read More | Comment »

Travis County Sheriff Won't Play Nice With ICE
Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez published her long-awaited policy concerning how her office will work with U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Friday. The sheriff plans to maintain communication with the federal agency, but will not comply with many – or any, at all – of its most rote detainer requests.

4:15PM Fri. Jan. 20, Chase Hoffberger Read More | Comment »

University of Texas Students Stage Walkout
Roughly 400 University of Texas students walked out of class on Friday, Jan. 20, in protest of Donald Trump’s inauguration as 45th president of the United States. The International Socialist Organization, the Palestinian Solidarity Committee, United Students Against Sweatshops, and the Revolutionary Student Front were among the event organizers.

3:37PM Fri. Jan. 20, Mary Tuma Read More | Comment »

Leonard Cohen Tribute
Depending on the circumstances of your birth, 2016 may have seen your favorite musician pass on, or it might have been a year that forced you to flee your war-torn country. If you landed in the former category, then maybe you wondered how to help those in the latter.

2:00PM Fri. Jan. 20, Dave Randall Read More | Comment »

He’s the President, but I Don’t Care
A night or two after November’s general election, still shocked America had voted a spray-tanned corporate fascist into power, I was lingering around an East Austin backyard when I heard local folksinger Jacob Jaeger pickin’ a familiar tune so redefined by circumstance that it seemed prophetic.

12:50PM Fri. Jan. 20, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

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Film Flam: Neon, Blue Starlite, and Kiss
Big events, big guests, big opportunities, and a new home for Austin's drive-in theatre: Time to roll with some local film-related news.

11:30AM Fri. Jan. 20, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Federal Judge (Temporarily) Blocks Texas From Denying Planned Parenthood Patients Medicaid
Following a three-day hearing that concluded Thursday afternoon, U.S. Judge Sam Sparks granted a temporary injunction blocking Texas officials from removing Planned Parenthood from the Medicaid program until at least Feb. 21.

4:24PM Thu. Jan. 19, Mary Tuma Read More | Comment »

SXSW Music List Four
Since last fall, South by Southwest has parceled out its 2017 music lineup via sometimes massive lists revealing hundreds of performers. From here on out, the conference will release small batches every Friday. This week’s arrives a day early so as not to compete with tomorrow’s presidential inauguration.

1:15PM Thu. Jan. 19, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

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