Topic: Directing

The treasure amid the trash

March 9, 2012
The treasure amid the trash

"Trash Dance," a film about the dignity of work by Associate Professor Andrew Garrison, premieres at South by Southwest Saturday, March 10.

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And the Oscar goes to...

Feb. 22, 2012
And the Oscar goes to...

A film by Radio-Television-Film alumna Gigi Causey is the only U.S. title in the running for Best Live Action Short at this Sunday's Academy Awards.

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Archive of "Rebel Without a Cause" Director Acquired by the Harry Ransom Center

July 28, 2011

The archive of film director Nicholas Ray (19111979), best known for his film, "Rebel Without a Cause," has been acquired by the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Looking for her director's voice

April 4, 2011
Ivete Lucas, M.F.A. candidate, behind the scenes of her film "La Lupita."

Aspiring Mexican filmmaker and M.F.A. candidate Ivete Lucas found that film and photography allow her to communicate across cultures.

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Screenwriter and Director Paul Schrader Donates Collection to Harry Ransom Center

March 15, 2010

Screenwriter and director Paul Schrader has donated his collection to the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. Schrader wrote screenplays for such iconic films as "Taxi Driver" (1976), "Blue Collar" (1978), "Raging Bull" (1980), "American Gigolo" (1980), "The Mosquito Coast" (1986) and "Affliction" (1997).

Paul Schrader
Undated photo of Paul Schrader. Unknown photographer.
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