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Linklater doc getting good reviews at Sundance

12:31 pm Jan. 27, 2016

The early reviews for “Richard Linklater: Dream Is Destiny” are coming in … and they’re good.

The movie, directed by Louis Black of the Austin Chronicle and Karen Bernstein, had its premiere on Tuesday at the

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‘Cactus Jack’ Garner doc to air on KLRU Thursday

3:06 pm Jan. 19, 2016

The Briscoe Center’s new documentary “Cactus Jack: Lone Star on Capitol Hill” will have its debut on KLRU TV at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, with other airings possible in the following weeks.

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"Skunk" writer/director Annie Silverstein. Credit: Courtesy of Annie Silverstein

Silverstein, McAllister going to Sundance Lab

1:14 pm Jan. 11, 2016

“Bull,” a new screenplay by Austin’s Annie Silverstein and Johnny McAllister, is among 12 projects selected for the 2016 January Screenwriters Lab, a five-day workshop at the Sundance Resort in Utah, on Jan. 15 through

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An early look at year-end movie awards

12:27 pm Dec. 2, 2015

The race for year-end movie awards is picking up steam this week, with various announcements from critics groups as well as a narrowing down in a certain categories by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts

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Texas ties to Spirit nominees

11:40 am Nov. 24, 2015

“Krisha,” the drama from Houston-based director Trey Shults, was nominated Tuesday for the annual John Cassavetes Award for features made for under $500,000, at the 31st Spirit Awards.

“Krisha” won the narrative feature competition at South

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Bradley Jackson talks “Balls Out”

1:10 pm Jun. 17, 2015

Would you like to see a movie called “Balls Out” — starring Jake Lacy, “Saturday Night Live” cast members Jay Pharoah and Kate McKinnon, “Twilight” star Nikki Reed, Beck Bennett and Nick Kocher and Brian