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The Resource Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids : thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas, Alison Macor

Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids : thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas, Alison Macor

Label
Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids : thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas
Title
Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids
Title remainder
thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas
Statement of responsibility
Alison Macor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.4309764/31
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.U78
LC item number
M33 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids : thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas, Alison Macor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [314]-346) and index
Contents
Introduction: the hippies and the cowboys all looked alike -- Living nightmare : Tobe Hooper and the Texas Chainsaw Massacre -- Eagle Pennell and the rise of regional filmmaking -- Made in Austin : the Austin Chronicle and Red Headed Stranger -- Slacker : the least auteur film ever made -- The Mariachi kid : Robert Rodriguez and El Mariachi -- The reluctant quarterback : Richard Linklater and Dazed and Confused -- Winning the battle, losing the war : the Newton Boys -- The company man : Tim Mccanlies and Dancer, Texas pop. 81 -- Office Space : the making of a cult classic -- Rebel with or without a crew : Robert Rodriguez and Spy Kids -- Conclusion: outside the system, inside the system
Control code
405106587
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 359 p.
Isbn
9780292706057
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009024364
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Alison Macor, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-011). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Connie Todd, Katie Salzmann and the rest of the Southwest Writers Collection staff. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill & Sally Wittliff, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-048). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)405106587
Label
Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids : thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas, Alison Macor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [314]-346) and index
Contents
Introduction: the hippies and the cowboys all looked alike -- Living nightmare : Tobe Hooper and the Texas Chainsaw Massacre -- Eagle Pennell and the rise of regional filmmaking -- Made in Austin : the Austin Chronicle and Red Headed Stranger -- Slacker : the least auteur film ever made -- The Mariachi kid : Robert Rodriguez and El Mariachi -- The reluctant quarterback : Richard Linklater and Dazed and Confused -- Winning the battle, losing the war : the Newton Boys -- The company man : Tim Mccanlies and Dancer, Texas pop. 81 -- Office Space : the making of a cult classic -- Rebel with or without a crew : Robert Rodriguez and Spy Kids -- Conclusion: outside the system, inside the system
Control code
405106587
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 359 p.
Isbn
9780292706057
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009024364
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Alison Macor, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-011). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Connie Todd, Katie Salzmann and the rest of the Southwest Writers Collection staff. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill & Sally Wittliff, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-048). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)405106587

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