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Richard Linklater      

Film Director and Screenwriter Known for "Dazed and Confused," "School of Rock" and "Boyhood"

Richard Linklater serves as the Artistic Director for the Austin Film Society, which he founded in 1985 to showcase films from around the world that were not typically shown in Austin. The Austin Film Society has given out over $800,000 in grants to Texas filmmakers and in 1999, received the first National Honoree Award from the Directors Guild of America in recognition of its support of the arts.

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Richard Linklater: About a 'Boyhood' | Rolling Stone

How the Oscar-nominated director Richard Linklater spent 12 years turning his life into a masterpiece 'Boyhood.'

Richard Linklater: A slow-cook director eyes the microwave - LA Times

The news this week that Richard Linklater could be tackling Maria Semple's bestselling "Where'd You Go, Bernadette?" was greeted, among those who follow  ...

Richard Linklater | TIME

Before becoming one of the foremost film directors of our generation, Richard Linklater worked nights as the bellman/valet at a fancy business hotel in Austin.

“Dazed and Confused's” Richard Linklater Debuts “Everybody ...

The year “1980 was a really fun time to be in college,” director Richard Linklater said with a wink while introducing his new film, “Everybody Wants Some” ...

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