When he's not making his own art, Austin filmmaker Corey Kline teaches lighting design at the Austin School of Film. We got a chance to catch up with him to learn about his thoughts on filmmaking, teaching, and his future projects. Quick Elevator Pitch: Where are you from and what has brought you to this … Continue reading Instructor Highlight! Corey Kline
While taking the Digital Filmmaking course at Austin School of Film, local Austin filmmaker Jamie K. Kennedy began brainstorming an emotionally driven character study that would later became the short film Voice for the Lonely. After a long journey, the film is finally finished and making the rounds on the film festival circuit. We got a … Continue reading Filmmaker Interview | Jamie K. Kennedy | ‘Voice for the Lonely’
As you've probably already heard, the Austin School of Film will be renewing our look as the Motion Media Arts Center at a brand new location in east Austin! This new building is almost 20,000 square feet, which means we will have way more room to expand our services: more classes, more computer labs, artist … Continue reading #SupportASoF and the NEW Motion Media Arts Center!
Caegan Meagher, our newest After Effects instructor, is a pretty neat guy. We sat down with him to get know a little more about his work and himself. Tell us a little about yourself: where are you from and where have you been before basing yourself in Austin? Caegan: Sure - I grew up in Sacramento, … Continue reading INSTRUCTOR HIGHLIGHT! Caegan Meagher
This Friday and Saturday, Church of the Friendly Ghost will be presenting a performance of composer Benton Roark's Songs from the Rainshadow's Edge. It is self described as a haunting and lush five-part song cycle that is scored (unusually) for Soprano, Narrator, Electric Guitar, Flute, Viola, Double Bass, Percussion, and Sampled Sounds. Accompanying the 33-minute orchestration will … Continue reading Instructor Jeanne Stern collaborates on ‘Songs from the Rainshadow’s Edge’
All of our wonderful graphics are made by our wonderful Graphic Designer Bex, who gave us some insight into what makes them super cool! Quick Elevator Pitch: Where you from, where you’ve been, and where you going? Bex: I was born and raised in Katy, Texas but have lived all over surrounding areas of Houston; in … Continue reading Staff Highlight! Graphic Designer Bex
Want to know more about our new Front Desk Community Coordinator, Morgan McCoy? Well, you're in luck! We sat down and asked her a couple of questions about herself for you! Quick Elevator Pitch: Where you from, where you’ve been, and where you going? Morgan: I was born in Monterrey, California, but lived in Corpus … Continue reading Meet Our New Community Coordinator, Morgan McCoy!
Check out of these events coming up in the month of April in the Austin film community! Women in Cinema Monday Mixer Monday, April 11th, 2016 @ 7 PM Spiderhouse Chapel, 2908 Fruth St Women in Cinema has a mixer once every month where you can network and meet some great people! Join them for … Continue reading Film Events in Austin! [April 2016]
Austin School of Film is happy to announce we are participating in this year's Amplify Austin! Amplify Austin is a 24-hour giving period where non-profits around the city set out to accomplish a fundraising goal for themselves. Each nonprofit reaches out to staff, volunteers, friends, family, and the rest of the community to get as … Continue reading Support ASoF during #AmplifyATX
For the first time, you can support ASoF with the purchase of an official logo tee or our Super 8 tee. Shirts are $15 with all profits going directly to help support our programs and scholarships for our students. Be one of the first people to own a t-shirt, mug, or tote bag! Shop now here! … Continue reading Wear your support for ASoF