Kevin Machate is a filmmaking renaissance man who truly has done it all. He is an actor, a director, a producer, and even a film festival organizer. This is a guy who truly knows his shit and how to get stuff done.
In a festival-crazy town that is both the Live Music Capital and the Indie Film Capital of the world, you might expect to find a festival that combines the two, and the Austin Music Video Festival succeeds in combining the two with screenings of music videos.
This past weekend in June the Austin Web Fest took place in downtown Austin, featuring 75 different web series projects, some released and some unreleased episodes.
Of course, everyone deserves to be paid for their work and we want nothing more than to see more paid film jobs Texas. However, there are a few times when it is actually appropriate to work for free.
A list of film commissions in Texas.
A list of Austin writers groups, and a few more in others areas of Texas.