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Austin Film Festival 2017: 15th Annual Film & Food Fundraising Party

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Driskill Hotel – 604 Brazos 7PM to 10PM Source: The Austin Film Festival Austin Film Festival is pleased to announce the 15th Annual Film & Food Fundraising Party! Held in the glamorous and historic Driskill Hotel, Film & Food brings together filmmakers, producers, celebrities, and foodies from around the country and the Austin area to […]

Austin Movie News: 20th Anniversary Screening of SELENA

By Liz Lopez Source: Paramount Theater The Paramount Summer Classic Film Series began the latter part of last month featuring some great classic film. This week, there will be a celebration of the 20th Anniversary screening of “Selena” on Tuesday, June 20th. This screening is complete with a “Anything for Selenas” Happy Hour from 6-7PM featuring […]

Cine Las Americas 20: Recap And Award Winners

By Mark Saldana Source: CineLasAmericas.org The twentieth annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival concluded Sunday night (May 8) with a reception, awards ceremony and screening of the film Sueño En Otro Idioma at the Blanton Museum of Art.  After presenting a total of 172 films (both short and feature length) in six different Austin venues, […]

Local Art News: In the Public Eye: New Work by Nathan ”SLOKE” Nordstrom

By Liz Lopez Austin Community College and the Rio Grande Campus Kramer Gallery are host to the art exhibition of “In the Public Eye: New Work by Nathan “SLOKE” Nordstrom,” curated by ACC Instructor and Art Historian, Erin Keever. The exhibit remains until Sunday, May 14th. In conjunction with the exhibition, a screening will be […]

Local Film News: Cine Las Americas presents the 20th Annual International Film Festival in May

By Liz Lopez AUSTIN, Texas – Latino voices continue to seek venues in the capital of Texas for expression, including through non-profit organizations. One of the longest-running cultural events devoted to Latino and Indigenous films and filmmakers, Cine Las Americas, achieves an important benchmark this year, presenting its 20th annual Cine Las Americas International Film […]