We recently sat down with Carrie Cates, our new Community Director, to ask her about her life's story, her filmmaking career, and her involvement with us at Austin School of Film. Can you gives us a brief catch-up on your film background? How’d you get your start? What are some films you’ve produced? Carrie: … Continue reading Meet our new Community Director: Carrie Cates!
There is a sense of excitement that’s indescribable about being accepted into your first festival. There is also this incredible sense of anxiety and fear that comes from that very same experience. It’s like a mystery burrito of emotions: who the heck KNOWS what you’re going to feel. You’ll probably fluctuate between many clashing emotions through the entire experience, … Continue reading Cam Newton and I, Pouting. (A Pep Talk, from One Beginner to Another, On Film Festivals)