RTF at AFF 2021

October 21–28, 2021 • Austin, Texas

After last year's quarantine, the Austin Film Festival is back in person as well as offering online programming this year. Check out some of the RTF-affiliated films, panels, and events at this year's AFF!



WINTER ISLAND script table read
Oct 23, 6:30 pm,
The Driskill Hotel, Maximilian Room)
written by RTF Assistant Professor of Practice Micah Barber and Tony Faia (MFA Screenwriting '10)



Live at The Downbeat
writer/director: Jared Bordeaux

writer/director: Ander Echeverria

Less Lethal
Director: Jaime Wilken

Writer/Director: Hao-Wei Timothy Chang

Ranch Water:
Crew:  Mitch Cohen and Max Lopez

The One You’re With
writer/director: C. Bailey Werner

Commissioner of Power
Cast: Terry Todd

The French Dispatch
writer/director: UT alum Wes Anderson

Summer Reign
director: Simon Tolman



Miguel Alvarez

Tripper Clancy

Matt Cook

Johnny McAllister

Cindy McCreery

Sophie Miller

Susan O'Connor

Ya'Ke Smith

Monique Walton

Chad Werner