Saturday Night Screening – Documentary Feature
A Song For You: The Austin City Limits Story | USA | 96 minutes | Keith Maitland
Packed wall to wall with the greatest music from Texas and beyond, including performances from Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ray Charles, Townes Van Zandt, Johnny Cash, Lightnin Hopkins, Beck, Alabama Shakes, My Morning Jacket, and Radiohead, A Song for You: The Austin City Limits Story is music to the ears of fans everywhere. This film highlights the PBS series’ evolution through pivotal bookings, proving that after 40 years and 800 performers, ACL is more relevant now than ever before. Featuring interviews with dozens of artists and fans, and untold insights from long-time producer Terry Lickona, a musical institution himself, A Song for You transcends the television show and gives audiences a front-row seat and backstage pass to the greatest performances of the longest running music show in television history. (Texas Film)
HCFF Notes: Austin City Limits television show producer Leslie Nichols will be in attendance for Q&A following the film.
Date: April 30, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fritztown Cinema – Theater 1
Tickets: $10 individual ticket – at-the-door, as available / All Access Badge and Filmmaker Badge priority seating