Lone Star Visions: Texas Stories at the Forefront

Texas boasts a rich cinematic history, spanning from Hollywood classics like “Giant” and “Bonnie and Clyde” to more contemporary gems like “No Country for Old Men” and “Hell or High Water.” The Lone Star state consistently pushes the boundaries of storytelling, with its rich and complicated history serving as a wellspring of inspiration. With new projects like “God Save Texas” and “Hit Man” screening at Sundance this year, the Texas film industry shows no signs of stopping. Join us as we explore the state’s enduring place in the media and its abundant reserves of drama, history, and culture that fuel compelling narratives fit for the big screen.


  • Megan Creydt – Executive Producer, Texas Monthly 
  • Maddy Bilder- Senior Producer Texas Monthly 
  • Austin Amelio – Actor, Hit Man 
  • Holly Herrick, Head of Film Austin Film Society


Jan 22 2024


10:30 am - 11:30 am