Austin Film Festival's On Story

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Austin Film Festival’s On Story is a one-hour series that offers a look inside the creative process from today’s leading writers, creators and filmmakers. On Story is recorded live at Austin Film Festival and at our year-round events. Searching for a show that your core listeners and audiences can get behind? Rooted in the fine craft of storytelling, and the creative processOn Story is for any film or TV fan curious to learn more!

Hear what other programmers have to say about On Story:

“I've been a fan of all things On Story from the beginning. As a film buff, this show keeps me listening. As a programmer, I know that On Story is a an hour of storytelling that my listeners will love.” — Hawk Mendenhall, Dir. Broadcast/Content, KUT/Austin

“When looking for a program to replace Car Talk, I stumbled upon 
On Story, after reviewing hours and hours of other programs. Not only was I immediately hooked, I was impressed with Brian Ramos’s presentation, flow, and the fascinating content I found with this program. I know this program will be loved by our audience. We’re thrilled to add it to our lineup.” — Anthony D. McSpadden, Director of Programming, WHRV/Norfolk

Series

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28 Pieces

Austin Film Festival’s On Story is a one-hour series that offers a look inside the creative process from today’s leading writers, creators and filmmakers.


Pieces

Caption: writer, Scott Beck
This week on On Story we’ll hear from screenwriting duo Scott Beck and Bryan Woods on how the classic silent films of Charlie Chaplin and Jacques T...

  • Added: May 22, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer/director/producer, Ali LeRoi, Credit: Arnold Wells
This week on On Story we’ll hear from comedy veteran Ali LeRoi who’s longtime collaboration with comedian Chris Rock resulted in Everybody Hates Ch...

  • Added: May 15, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Graham Yost
This week on On Story we’ll hear from writer, producer, and showrunner Graham Yost. Yost has been behind 90's action hits Speed and Broken Arrow, W...

  • Added: May 08, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
Caption: director, John Singleton
On this week’s special On Story, two critically and culturally acclaimed African-American directors: John Singleton and Charles Burnett. First, we ...

  • Added: May 01, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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On this week’s On Story we’ll hear from Avengers: Infinity War and End Game writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The two will discuss t...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
Caption: writer, Lawrence Wright , Credit: Jack Plunkett
This week on On Story we’ll hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright on his book God Save Texas and the Hulu mini-series he adapted from ...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: co-writer, Stephen McFeely, Credit: Jack Plunkett
On this week’s On Story we’ll hear from Avengers: Infinity War and End Game writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The two will discuss t...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
Caption: showrunner, Courtney Kemp
This week, we’ll hear from writer Scott Alexander. Best known for his work writing unusual biopics with larger-than-life characters, Alexander vent...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Tess Morris
On this week’s On Story we’ll speak with the writers behind Mad Men, Westworld, and 11.22.63 to explore audiences fascination with film and televis...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
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On this week’s episode of On Story, It co-writer, Chase Palmer discusses adapting the Stephen King novel of the same name. Later, we'll hear from h...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2019
  • Length: 54:00