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14th annual TEXAS FILM AWARDS

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014 AT AUSTIN STUDIOS, STAGE 7
Honorary Chairs: Bobbi and Mort Topfer

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The 15th Texas Film Awards on March 12, 2015, with co-chairs Bobbi Topfer and Armando Zambrano.
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 PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS
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 2014 HONOREES

Hosted by Master of Ceremonies LUKE WILSON, the event honored:
AMBER HEARD, Rising Star Award, presented by RYAN KAVANAUGH
DAVID GORDON GREEN, presented by DANNY McBRIDE 
MAC DAVIS,  Soundtrack Award, presented by PRISCILLA PRESLEY
LOUIS BLACK, Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by RICHARD LINKLATER and STEVEN GAYDOS, Executive Editor of Variety
FROM DUSK TILL DAWN, Star of Texas Award, 
accepted by ROBERT RODRIGUEZ, GREG NICOTERO, TOM SAVINI,  DANNY TREJO and FRED WILLIAMSON

2014 HOT HEADLINES & PRESS HIGHLIGHTS

E! ENTERTAINMENT "E! News," March 7, 2014

EXTRA "Extra," March 7, 2014
KFSN "Action News Midday," March 7, 2014
WFAA "Midday News," March 7, 2014
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS "Go With the Heard and Have a Big Party," Marianne Garvey, Briam Niemietz, Lachlan Cartwright & Molly Friedman, March 13, 2014
VARIETY "SXSW Premieres," March 11, 2014
YAHOO CANADA "Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s Whirlwind Trip to Texas," Hallie Stephens, March 13, 2014
THE AUSTIN CHRONICLE "SXSW Film Review: 'Joe'," Monica Riese, March 9, 2014
AUSTIN DAZE "Shots of the Daze #24," Russ, March 9, 2014
AUSTIN SOCIAL PLANNER "SXSW Recap: Texas Film Awards, TRIBEZA Music Series, Supermensch Film After Party," Laura Villagran Johnson, March 10, 2014
E! ONLINE "News/Best Dressed at SXSW 2014: Amber Heard, Mindy Kaling & More ," Emily Popp, March 10, 2014
VARIETY "For David Gordon Green, Lone Star State a Fit Setting for His ‘Landscape’ Pieces," Peter Debruge, March 10, 2014
AUSTIN DAZE "Shots of the Daze #25," Russ, March 10, 2014
BECAUSE I'M FABULOUS "Fabulously Spotted: Amber Heard Wearing Ulyana Sergeenko - 2014 Texas Film Awards," March 7, 2014
CULTURE MAP "Hollywood heroes and rising stars hit the Texas Film Awards red carpet," Shelley Neuman, March 8, 2014
DALLAS MORNING NEWS "Director began as a film extra, is now in the Texas Hall of Fame," Joe O’Connell, March 7, 2014
E! ONLINE "Best Looks of the Week: Amber Heard's Wrap Dress, Elle Fanning's Darling Miu Miu Outfit & More," Emily Popp, March 7, 2014
GO FUG YOURSELF "Fug or Fab: Amber Heard at the Texas Film Awards," Jessica, March 7, 2014
GOT CELEB "Amber Heard – 2014 Texas Film Awards Press Conference in Austin," March 7, 2014
HELLO MAGAZINE "Johnny Depp supports fiancée Amber Heard at Texas Film Awards," March 7, 2014
HOUSTON CHRONICLE "Austin-native Amber Heard rocks Stephen Webster bling," Joy Sewing, March 7, 2014
I'M NOT OBSESSED "Johnny Depp & Amber Heard Date Night At Texas Film Hall Of Fame Awards," March 8, 2014
KXAN "SXSW officially off to a start with Film Festival," Kate Weidaw, March 7, 2014
LAINEY GOSSIP "Johnny Depp’s Rising Star," Lainey, March 7, 2014
LIP STICK ALLEY "Johnny Depp and Fiance Amber Heard at the Texas Film Awards in Austin 03/06/14," March 7, 2014
NORTH TEXAS DAILY "Interview: Danny McBride, Wilmer Valderrama & Other Stars at Texas Film Awards ’14," March 7, 2014
PEOPLE "Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Have a Date Night at the Texas Film Awards," Alicia Dennis, March 7, 2014
IMDBPEOPLE "Star Tracks," March 7, 2014
PEOPLE "Wilmer Valderrama: That '70s Show Castmates Are 'So Proud of Me'," Alicia C. Dennis, March 7, 2014
PEREZ HILTON "Amber Heard Flashes Her Engagement Ring & A Big Smile With Johnny Depp!" March 7, 2014
THE AUSTIN CHRONICLE "2014 Texas Film Awards," March 7, 2014
TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS "Amber Heard, Johnny Depp bring extra buzz to Texas Film Awards," Victor Diaz, March 7, 2014
TOPIX "Hollywood heroes and rising stars hit the Texas Film Awards red carpet," March 9, 2014
US WEEKLY "Amber Heard Flashes Huge Engagement Ring With Johnny Depp at Texas Film Awards: Details," Esther Lee, March 7, 2014
USA TODAY "Voices: The weird and wonderful ways of SXSW," John Swartz, March 9, 2014

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THANKS TO OUR 2014 HOST COMMITTEE

Diane Land & Steve Adler // Val & Beau Armstrong // Deborah Green & Clayton Aynesworth // Olga Campos & Kevin Benz // Suzanne Deal Booth // Noël & Will Bridges // Eloise & John Paul DeJoria // Nicolas Gonda // Andrea & Chase Hamilton // Kate Hersch // Jennifer Kuczaj // Richard Linklater // Chris Mattsson // Carla & Jack McDonald // Maria McDonald // Shannon Moody // Beverly & Gary Newsom // Autumn Rich // Meghan & Christopher Slover // Julia & Evan Smith // Hillarey Squires // Milton Verret // Miriam Ward // Allison Watson // Suzanne & Marc Winkelman // Mary Yancy // Bryan Gardner & Armando Zambrano

THANKS TO OUR 2014 TABLE AND TICKET BUYERS

"Blockbuster" Table

Bobbi & Mort Topfer // JP's Peace, Love & Happiness Foundation // Anonymous

"Two Thumbs Up" Table

Suzanne Deal Booth and David G. Booth // Foxtrot Bravo Alpha // Ronda and Kelly Gray / Jade Ausley / 
Mindy Bakker and Jason Brown / Deborah and Bob Corbin / Annette Renaud /
Irene and Robert Williams // 
Deborah Green and Clayton Aynesworth / Kate and Robert Hersch /
Chris Mattsson and John McHale / Carla and Jack McDonald / Jane Schweppe // 
MOmentum Productions / Maria J. McDonald // Anonymous

"A Classic" Table

Susie and Richard Hile / Dr. and Mrs. Gary Newsom // Suzanne and Marc Winkelman /
Diane Land and Steve Adler

"Bravo" Table

Carol and Chris Adams / Maxwell Locke & Ritter, LLP // AT&T Texas // Baxter Family // Becky Beaver // Louis Black // Noël and Will Bridges / John Constantine/ Sean Foley / Jacob Pechenik / 
Irene and Alexander Shoghi // CB Richard Ellis // Larry Connelly and James Armstrong //
Detour Filmproduction // EYA Productions // GSD&M // Haynes and Boone, LLP // Jackson Walker, LLP // 
Megan and Frank Lyon // Tracy LaQuey Parker and Patrick Parker / Vicki and David Altounian / Peggy and Andy Greenawalt / Angela and Dave Pencsak / Larry Peterson // Vicki and Jim Rado // Rooster Teeth Productions // Troublemaker Studios // University of Texas Department of Radio-TV-Film //
Violet Crown Cinema / Magnolia Pictures // William Morris Endeavor

"Two Thumbs Up" Ticket

Stefania Bellini // Charlotte Herzele // Giselle Koy  // Kate and Joe McSpadden // Lisa Ameel

"Bravo" Ticket

05Minute Productions // Karen and Mike Blizzard // Ryan Boggus // Jim Butler // Judith Daiger //
Katrine and Bill Formby // Theresa and Rudy Garza // Nancy Mims and Rodney Gibbs // Nicolas Gonda //
Mike Haggerty // Mark S Hall // Natalie and Philip Hardage // Eric Harslem // Kendall and Todd Hasie //
Karrie and Tim League // Anne Lyon // Amy Maner-Rodewald // Marylee McKnight // Amy Moloney //
Kim LeBlanc and Bryan Poyser // Joy and Don Roberts // Scott Sayers //
Gloria Castro and  Bob Sedgwick // Beth Sepko // Spiderwood Studios // Texas Film Commission //
Craig Wallace // Evonne Atlas and Abe Zimmerman

To donate to the live auction, the Lady Luck Lottery or to become of sponsor, contact Gillian Coates at gillian@austinfilm.org or 512-322-0145 x3222

- 2014 PRINCIPAL SPONSORS -

 

- 2014 SUPPORTING SPONSORS -

  The Austin Chronicle
 
Four Seasons
 

 

- 2014 COMMUNITY PARTNERS -