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THE TEXAS FILM AWARDS, PRESENTED BY H-E-B

 

CO-CHAIRS: MELODY McCAIG, SHERRI WEST, AND ARMANDO ZAMBRANO

OUR FIRST ANNOUNCED HONOREE FOR 2016 IS
LEGENDARY COMEDIAN CAROL BURNETT!

Austin Film Society's Texas Film Awards, presented by H-E-B, is the year's biggest event for Texans in film, and now is the time to mark your calendar for the gala that will bring the stars of Texas to Austin for an unforgettable evening of surprises and celebration, all benefiting the artistic and educational programs of the Austin Film Society.

Each year, the Texas Film Awards brings together legends of cinema and  television for an unforgettable evening  of festivities inducting industry icons  into the Texas Film Hall of Fame.

The event features glamorous red carpet arrivals of the evening's honorees, presenters and other special guests, followed by a spectacular catered awards ceremony, music, and a lively auction. The 2016 Texas Film Awards, presented by H-E-B, is the exciting culmination of the Austin Film Society's 30th Anniversary celebrations and serves as the primary fundraiser for the AFS programs — including AFS's annual cash grants for emerging Texas filmmakers — that enhance the cultural landscape of our city and state.

 Book early for priority table placement today!

HOST COMMITTEE
Jann Baskett & Randy Franklin · Kristin Johansen-Berg & Alan Berg · Kathy Blackwell & Steve Scheibal · Noël & Will Bridges · Olga Campos Benz & Kevin Benz · Jamie & Blake Chandlee · Carly & Clayton Christopher · Amy Edwards & Kevin Green · Susan Espinoza & Marc Piatkowski · Deborah Green & Clayton Aynesworth · Al Koehler · Jennifer Kuczaj · Tracy LaQuey Parker & Patrick Parker · Richard Linklater · Jesse & Clark Lyda · Doug Manchester · Melody & Shain McCaig · Jim McDermott · Maria McDonald · Larry McGuire · Macy & Ben Ryan · Jessica & John Scott · Julia & Evan Smith · Bobbi & Mort Topfer · Sherri & Travis West · Suzanne & Marc Winkelman · Milton Verret ·
Armando Zambrano & Bryan Gardner

THANKS TO OUR PRESENTING SPONSOR

About our presenting sponsor, H-E-B

H-E-B operates more than 370 stores in Texas and Mexico. Recognized for its fresh food, quality products, convenient services, and a commitment to environmental responsibility and sustainability, H-E-B strives to provide the best customer experience at everyday low prices. H-E-B employs more than 86,000 Partners in Texas and 9,000 Partners in Mexico and serves millions of customers in more than 300 communities. For more information, visit www.heb.com.

 

PRINCIPAL SPONSORS

 

 

KEY MEDIA PARTNERS

The Austin Chronicle 

 

TEXAS STAR SPONSORS

 Four Seasons

 

  COMMUNITY SPONSORS

 MEDIA SUPPORTERS

For information on becoming a sponsor of the Texas Film Awards, contact Charlotte Hill at 512-322-0145 x3213 or Charlotte@austinfilm.org.