Come and Take It is a talk show about Texas, by Texans. Three friends born and raised in Texas share their views on the state’s history, culture, and just what it means to be Texan.
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From the earliest days of film to the big budget blockbusters and home-grown auteurs of modern cinema, Texas has played a long and critical role in the history of film-making. This week we look at some of the great films and film stars of Texas.
Before we begin… Who’s your favorite Texas celebrity family?
A really neat conversation in Texas Monthly from a few years ago between some Texas film critics, filmmakers, and industry professionals, ranking the top 10 Texas Movies of all time.
Since 1971, the Texas Film Commission has supported the media industry, promoting Texas as an ideal place to bring film and television projects.
The Texas Archive of the Moving Image is a non-profit organization working to discover, preserve, provide access to, and educate the community about Texas’ film heritage. Check out their growing film archive for some fantastic rarities.
The Alamo Drafthouse chain of cinemas has also founded an Austin-based distribution company to promote “provocative, visionary and artfully unusual films new and old from around the world”. Check out an Alamo Drafthouse near you!
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