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‘Game of Thrones’ Creators Set for Austin Film Festival Honor (Exclusive)

'Game of Thrones' creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will receive the Austin Film Festival's Outstanding Television Writer Award at this year's fest in October.

Austin Film Festival Reveals ‘Vox Lux’ as Opening Night Film

Natalie Portman drama 'Vox Lux' will bow as the opening night film at Austin Film Festival, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. Writer/director Brady Corbet will be in attendance to present the film, as well as take part in a conversation as part of AFF's Writers Conference.

Austin Film Festival Unveils Complete Lineup, Including ‘Widows’ and ‘Ben Is Back’ (Exclusive)

The full lineup for the 25th annual Austin Film Festival has been revealed, and it includes Steve McQueen and Gillian Flynn's action thriller 'Widows' and Peter Farrelly's dramedy (and recent winner of the Toronto International Film Festival's coveted Grolsch People's Choice Award) 'Green Book,' starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen.

Austin Film Festival Adds ‘The Front Runner,’ ‘The Favourite’ and More to Lineup

Jason Reitman's 'The Front Runner' will serve as the closing night film at Austin Film Festival, the festival announced Wednesday. 'The Favourite' will also screen at the fest.

Larry Wilmore to Be Honored at Austin Film Festival (Exclusive)

Larry Wilmore is set to receive the 2018 Outstanding Television Writer Award at the Austin Film Festival this fall, the fest announced Tuesday.

Roger Corman to Be Honored at Austin Film Festival

The renowned independent filmmaker and producer will receive the Extraordinary Contribution to Filmmaking Award during the ceremony's luncheon in October.

Austin Film Festival to Honor Walter Hill and Keenen Ivory Wayans

Hill and Wayans join previously announced Distinguished Screenwriter Award recipient Kenneth Lonergan.

Kenneth Lonergan to Be Honored at Austin Film Festival

The 'Manchester by the Sea' Oscar-winner is set to receive the Distinguished Screenwriter Award.

Austin Film Festival: ‘Brave New Jersey’ Forces Filmmakers to Confront How They’d Spend Their Last Night on Earth

Anna Camp and Tony Hale star in Jody Lambert's film about how one town reacts to Orson Welles' famous 1938 'War of the Worlds' radio broadcast.

Austin Film Festival: Paul Feig, Marta Kauffman, Nancy Meyers Call for More Diversity

The 'Ghostbusters' director said he was tired of seeing female characters "play second banana to a guy."

Austin Film Festival: ‘Friends’ Co-creator Marta Kauffman on Why There Will Never Be a Reunion Show

It "wouldn't make anybody happy," she said at a retrospective devoted to the series.

Austin Film Festival: Director Jeff Nichols on Why ‘Loving’ Is “Kind of an Apolitical Film”

His film about pioneering interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving opened the festival.