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Austin Film Festival's ON STORY is a half-hour series that gives a behind the scenes look at the creative process of the country's most beloved movies and TV shows. The show is a mash-up of footage of screenwriter and filmmakers discussing their craft and films. Each episode is thematically paired with one or two short films, with an introduction from the film's writer or director. LA Times film critic Kenneth Turan says: "On Story" is film school in a box, a lifetime's worth of filmmaking knowledge squeezed into half-hour packages."

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Monday, Jan 1, 2018 - 5:00 AM    "Charles Burnett: Film As A Means for Social Change" Writer/Director/Producer Charles Burnett shares his career development process in narrative and documentary filmmaking with Killer of Sheep (1978), his seminal film, which was definitive in highlighting African American cultural experience. Burnett's films Killer of Sheep and To Sleep with Anger were both added to the National Film Registry at the Library of Congress for being culturally significant.. D
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Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018 - 5:00 AM "A Conversation with Jason Reitman" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 - 5:00 AM "A Conversation with Jeff Nichols: Bringing History to the Screen" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jan 5, 2018 - 5:00 AM "The Jungle Book: Justin Marks on Updating a Classic" (LEARN/CREATE)
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