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A Few Faves From the Paramount Summer Classic Film Series
Immortal gems of the cinema help us define a classic
"...What makes a film a classic? What irrepressible spark illuminates a flick past those first few weeks..."

May 24, 2019 Screens Feature by The Screens Staff

Au Revoir, Le Bonheur de Vivre
Doug Jaques' award-winning 24th St. mural gets painted over
"...Campus wall there for almost 20 years is gone. Le Bonheur de Vivre, created by the late Austin master..."

Oct. 25, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Gay Place: DON'T Rain on My Parade!
Get your Pride parade seats early. This year is going to be a doozy.
"...Pride has over 9,000 registered participants. Gulp! That (over) doubles the parade. The big news this year is that..."

Sept. 19, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

'Faculty Showcase: Doug Jaques'
Austin Community College pays a memorial tribute to this late, great Austin muralist and teacher
"...likely knew his art. His murals are among the memorable to adorn the walls of Austin: the aquatic delights..."

Jan. 31, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Doug Jaques: In Memoriam
Remembering the great Austin muralist and teacher
"...walls of Liberty Lunch, Vreeland Graphics, the Austin Community College Eastview Campus, the building on 24th at Guadalupe, and..."

April 12, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

AFS Essential Cinema: Agnes on Agnès
"..."In my films I always wanted to make people see deeply. I don't want to show things, but..."

Dec. 31, 2010 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

"...São Paulo's kaleidoscopic cacophony of electo-indigenous instrumentation and percussion warps even further..."

Dec. 15, 2006 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Our Murals, Ourselves
"...Detail of Genesis by S. Fogel, 1950 photograph by..."

Sept. 4, 1998 Arts Feature by Sam Martin

Austin Murals - A Partial List
"...American Institute of Learning, 200 E. Fourth, Nathan Jensen, date unknown..."

Sept. 4, 1998 Arts Feature

Olivier, Olivier
"...French boy's disappearance. The movie begins like a fairy tale, young Olivier vanishes as he's bicycling through the woods..."

May 14, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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