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AFS Grant Emphasizes Diversity
Society offering $130,000 for emerging filmmakers
"...When it comes to supporting emerging filmmakers, the Austin Film Society has always put its money..."

April 3, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

DVDanger: The Poughkeepsie Tapes
Missing found-footage finally escapes, plus Bautista in Bushwick
"...mythology that grew up around its absence eclipses the film itself. It's rare that one can ever live up..."

Nov. 14, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

All Systems Are Go for NASA Doc Mission Control
Showtime at the Apollo
"...a sort of natural affinity between Fairhead, in his filmic career so far, and those tech-savvy NASA champions?..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Relationtrip Is Weird in All the Right Places
High-speed romance kicks love into overdrive
"...weird. As apt a metaphor for relationships as any. Filmmakers C.A. Gabriel and Renée Felice Smith met in grade..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

Barbecue's Global Love Letter to Meat
Matthew Salleh chronicles the world’s obsession with barbecue
"...no place director Matthew Salleh would rather unveil his film. Featuring cameos from locals like Louie Mueller in addition..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Dan Gentile

The Death of Dontre Hamilton
Family of Milwaukee man shot by police finds strength in organizing
"...Some weeks, Ljung filmed six, or even all seven days. Other times, circumstances..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Nina Hernandez

Croatian Crime Thriller Goran Is Cold-Blooded
Nevio Marasovic’s wintry thriller is a master class in suspense
"...the director himself admits he had the Coen brothers film and the television adaptation on his mind prior to..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Lena Olin Plans Her Demise in A Critically Endangered Species
"That’s a challenge as an actor – and for any woman, to not be pleasing."
"...her initial reading of the screenplay for her new film, A Critically Endangered Species, which makes its world premiere..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Needle and the Damage Done
Meth Storm: Arkansas USA lays it down on both sides of the law
"...and the criminals (read: users), enabled the Peabody Award-winning filmmaking duo to take a deeper dive into the more..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Kahron Spearman

Occupy England
UK drama Us and Them takes on class warfare
"...lot worse.’ That was the beginning of writing the film.”..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Kahron Spearman

Satan Said Dance Shuffles the Life of a Young Woman
Katarzyna Roslaniec's portrait of a girl made from single moments from her life
"...ultra-real, Polaroid feel than at first appears, and the film has a complex, multimedia method to the madness at..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Wonderful World of Frank Oz
It’s time to meet the folks behind Muppet Guys Talking
"...As a filmmaker, Oz has been responsible for screwball comedies like Dirty..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Gagging the Free Press
Prescient doc uncovers the war on journalism
"..."That was before we started making the film, before Peter Thiel spoke at the RNC, before he..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Nina Hernandez

Beware La Barracuda
A murder ballad comes to life in this Austin thriller
"...Music legacies run deep in this town, and local filmmaking duo Julia Halperin and Jason Cortlund (Now, Forager) knew..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

The Honor Farm Gets Psychedelic
Karen Skloss’ prom nightmare
"...SXSW Midnighters aren't just about horror or wild antics. In..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Meet the Greatest Playing Card Mechanic in Dealt
Austinite Luke Korem spotlights magician Richard Turner
"...documentary directed by Austinite Luke Korem world premiering at SXSW, follows two and a half years of Turner's life...."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Dan Gentile

CM Punk and Travis Stevens Hunt for the Girl on the Third Floor
SXSW Midnighter follows a haunting in Chicago
"...are location, location, location? Turns out that's true for filmmaking. Stevens explained that his producing partner Greg Newman had..."

March 8, 2019 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Marquee
Beloved artists in front of and behind the camera

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

State of the Union
Snapshots of the world we live in

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

Out Damned Spot
Films that will have a hard time getting the bloodstains out

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

Hybrid Reality
Fiction and real life collide in these films

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

Hometown Heroes
A bit of local flavor

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

Against the Odds
Don’t count out these unlikely heroes

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

Iconoclasts
Films on renegades going their own way

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature

A Rape Survivor Story, Minus the Sensationalism
Stephanie Beatriz comes home to Texas with potent drama The Light of the Moon
"...work may be surprised to encounter her in a film world where the challenges are more ambiguous and not..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Michael Agresta

SNL alum Noël Wells' Mr. Roosevelt
Indie comedy digs deep into Austin social mores
"...Wells says of Austin, the setting of her new film Mr. Roosevelt, which she also wrote and directed. "It's..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Michael Agresta

The Night He Came to Fantastic Fest
Genre fest announces Halloween for opening night
"...David Gordon Green, will be this year's opening night film, with star Jamie Lee Curtis in attendance...."

Aug. 22, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

So What Is Trainspotting Anyway?
Choose life. Choose a sequel. Choose director Danny Boyle.
"...was a reason for us wanting to do the film, the sequel, was because of that scene, to go..."

March 24, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

MFA and Prevenge Give the Revenge Genre a Feminist Spin
Vengeance is hers
"...to tell a good rape joke, except, in Leite's film, rape is no joke. The film does not shy..."

March 10, 2017 Screens Feature by Sarah Marloff

Top 10 Horror Films of 2016
Ghosts, ghouls, zombies, and ... turkey basters?
"...as we stare into the unblinking, Sauron-esque eye of 2017, it's a good time to look back on the..."

Dec. 31, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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