Texas Films at the 2017 Austin Film Festival

October 9, 2017 | Austin, Texas

The Texas Film Commission is proud to be a Community Partner for made-in-Texas films at the 2017 Austin Film Festival. These projects shot in Texas, included Texas cast and crew, and may have utilized some of our resources and services.

Amanda & Jack Go Glamping 
(Narrative, Dir. Brandon Dickerson)
Filmed in Elgin by Texas writer/director.

An American in Texas
(Narrative, Dir. Anthony Pedone)
Filmed in Canyon, Victoria & Corpus Christi by Texas writer/director.

HERE WE ARE
(Narrative, Dir. David Bellarosa)
Filmed in Austin by Texas writer/director.

Time Trap
(Narrative, Dirs. Mark Dennis, Ben Foster)
Filmed in Austin and Sonora by Texas writer/directors.

Shorts Program 10: Everything's Shorter in Texas

The collection of six short films include projects that filmed from Austin to the deserts of west Texas.

Click here to view the complete AFF 2017 schedule for the films above.

Additional films and series with Texas ties include:

  • Into the Who Knows! (Feature, Dir. Micah Barber) • Filmed in Austin, Gruene, Spicewood & Uncertain by Texas filmmaker.
  • Raggedy Man (Feature, Dir. Jack Fisk) • Filmed near San Marcos by Texas writer William D. Wittliff.
  • Buttercup (Short, Dir. Jason Neulander) • Produced in Texas by Texas filmmaker.
  • Texas Cotton (Short, Dir. Tyler Russell) • Filmed in Spicewood by Texas filmmaker.
  • History of Magic: Ensueño (Animated Short, Dir. Jose Luis Gonzales) • Produced in Texas by Texas filmmaker.
  • The Beginning and Ending of Everything (Series, Dir. Ya'Ke Smith) • Filmed in Texas by Texas filmmaker.
  • Young Filmmakers Shorts
    • Awake (Dir. Tyler Taliaferro) • Filmed in Austin by Texas filmmaker.
    • Katham (Dir. Devan Prabkahar) • Filmed in Dallas by Texas filmmaker.
    • The Strangest Dream (Dir. Arianna Munoz) • Filmed in San Antonio by Texas filmmaker.
    • Two of Five Million (Dirs. Socs & DZ Zavitsanos) • Filmed in Houston by Texas filmmaker.

Congratulations to all of the Texas-based filmmakers and Texas-made projects screening at AFF 2017!

Click here to view the entire AFF 2017 Schedule.