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12th Annual Film & Food Party


Price: $100.00

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Austin Film Festival is pleased to announce the 12th annual Film & Food Fundraising Party, an evening dedicated to honoring Austin as both a nationally recognized thriving film industry and renowned culinary hotspot. Held in the glamorous and historic Driskill Hotel, this evening of specialty cocktails by Twin Liquors and innovative cuisine presented by some of Austin’s most notable chefs, brings together Austinites and visitors alike to celebrate the arts. The silent auction presents the very best in luxury items, trips, and experiences.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Austin Film Festival’s On Story® Project. The On Story Project encompasses AFF’s PBS show; On Story; the book, On Story: Screenwriters and Their Craft; the Podcast series produced from various recordings done throughout the year and past festivals; and lastly the Digital Storytelling and Young Filmmakers Program. The On Story Project shares 20 years of wonderful experiences and knowledge from screenwriters such as Sydney Pollack, Oliver Stone, Ron Howard, and Vince Gilligan, just to name a few. You can view past episodes and podcasts at, subscribe to our podcasts via iTunes, or find more information and purchase On Story: Screenwriters and their craft, here.

2014 Restaurants

The Driskill Hotel, Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill, Pinkberry, Ranch 616, The Winflo Osteria, with more to come!

2014 Committee

Event Coordinator

Michelle Randolph Faires


Carla Click – David & Sharlym Gil – Lyndsi Jewell – Allison Kindred – Richard & Laura Kooris – Alex & Heather Ladage – Monica Lund – Avery & Amanda Martin – Joe Miguez – Barbara Morgan – Ryan Shelton – Michael Simons

2014 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors:

Platinum Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Diamonds Direct

Bronze Sponsors

Holt Atherton Foundation