On Thursday, March 6, 2104, the Austin Film Society honored legends of film and television at the annual Texas Film Awards. With the help of sponsors like Texas Monthly, the star-studded evening held at Austin Studios, Stage 7 raised $580,000 for the Austin Film Society’s programs that support Texas filmmakers, promote film culture and build a renowned local film community. Hosted by Master of Ceremonies Luke Wilson, the event honored: Amber Heard, Rising Star Award, presented by Ryan Kavanaugh; David Gordon Green, presented by Danny McBride; Mac Davis, Soundtrack Award, presented by Priscilla Presley; Louis Black, Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by Richard Linklater; and From Dusk till Dawn, Star of Texas Award, accepted by Robert Rodriguez, Greg Nicotero, Tom Savini, Danny Trejo and Fred Williamson.
Save the Date: The 15th Texas Film Awards on March 12, 2015, with co-chairs Bobbi Topfer and Armando Zambrano.
March 6, 2014, Stage 7 at Austin Studios, Austin