Special Event

AFS & The Contemporary Present: Daniel Johnston in the ’80s

1h 30min

Special Event

AFS Cinema

6406 N I-35 Suite 3100 Austin, TX 78752


Wed, Dec 8

7:30 PM


General Public
$13 evening / $10.50 matinee

$4 discounts for AFS MAKE & WATCH members. Free for LOVE & Premiere.

A post-screening discussion following the films will feature Richard Linklater, Louis Black and other special guests in person.

As part of the Contemporary Austin’s exhibition Daniel Johnston: I Live My Broken Dreams, the first-ever museum survey of works by the legendary musician and visual artist, AFS and The Contemporary Austin will present an evening of Johnston’s early film appearances. The evening will include a screening of Woodshock, Richard Linklater’s verité documentary of the Dripping Springs festival of the same name, which captures the mood and the characters of the mid 80s alt music scene in Central Texas.

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