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Richard Linklater

Dec 1, 2005 By Katy Vine

The prison affected me personally. I grew up parking cars at the prison rodeo. I had a stepfather who was a prison guard.

Stephen Herek

Jan 1, 1997 By Renee Boensch

I went to the University of Texas at Austin to play baseball. In high school I wanted to be a pro baseball player, and I never really thought about movies outside of taking dates to them and stuff like that. And when I tried to walk on to the UT…

Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson

Feb 1, 1996 By Anne Dingus

As befits the creators of a movie called Bottle Rocket, the careers of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson have taken off with a bang. The twentysomething filmmakers, who met at the University of Texas, first produced a thirteen-minute black and white short of the same name about three bumbling wannabe…