"...Like the protagonist of her film Petting Zoo, Micah Magee grew up in San Antonio, experienced a teenage pregnancy, and despite significant obstacles, landed in an honors program at the University of Texas, where she earned a double degree in film and Plan II. As a teenager without a car, Magee walked to work every day past a small petting zoo...."
"...In Micah Magee’s feature-film debut, a high school graduate must make some adult decisions when life throws her a succession of curve balls that threaten to narrow her choices and upend her already tenuous circumstances...."
"...Other major recipients include two ecological documentaries: $12,000 to biography Forty Panes: A Portrait of Wendell Berry; and $9,000 for John Fiege's Above All Else portraying the fight against the Keystone XL pipeline in East Texas. On the narrative front, $10,000 goes to Micah Magee's San Antonio-set teen drama Petting Zoo...."
"...Petting Zoo (Germany/USA/Greece) Director/Screenwriter: Micah Magee A story of love, sex, and teen pregnancy in San Antonio, Texas, Petting Zoo is the portrait of a young woman coming into her own, in an environment that does not always present ideal circumstances. Cast: Devon Keller, Austin Reed, Deztiny Gonzales, Kiowa Tucker (North American Premiere)..."
"...Heimkommen (Coming Home) Director: Micah Magee When Robert's girlfriend dies, he turns his grief against his younger sister Jo. Jo plays ice hockey with the boys, hoping to gather strength to bring her brother back to the land of the living...."
"...Peace Officer, Scott Christopherson Sir Doug & the Genuine Texas Cosmic Groove, Joe Nick Patoski & Augie Meyers The Jones Family Will Make a Way, Alan Berg Petting Zoo, Micah Magee We Are Still Here, Ted Geoghegan Barge, Ben Powell Ex Machina, Alex Garland 808, Alex Noyer & Alexander Dunn 7 Chinese Brothers & The Overnight, Jason Schwartzman Uncle John, Steven Piet Night Owls, Charles Hood 6 Years, Hannah Fidell Nina Forever, Ben Blaine Raiders!, Jeremy Coon & Tim Skousen Twinsters, Samantha Futerman & Ryan Miyamoto A Brave Heart The Lizzie Velasquez Story, Lizzie Velasquez & Sara Bordo T-Rex, Drea Cooper Hello, My Name Is Doris, Michael Showalter He Never Died, Henry Rollins & Jason Krawczyk Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro, Tig Notaro Rolling Papers, Mitch Dickman Frame by Frame, Mo Scarpelli iZombie, Rob Thomas SXSW Film Pro Tips [image-4] Photo Galleries..."
"...Noon Canbaz: Micah Magee..."