Austin Film Festival's On Story®

Series produced by Austin Film Festival's On Story®

Series image

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.

Austin Film Festival's 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 process, On Story is for any film or TV fan curious to learn more!


Additional Files

51 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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: Jan 23, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
Caption: co-creator, Sarah Gubbins
This week, we’ll hear from television creator Alec Berg. Berg’s television credits include writing and executive producing Seinfeld, Curb Your Enth...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
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: Jan 09, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Vanessa Taylor
This week, we’ll hear from two of the writers behind last year’s award winning film, The Shape of Water, which was developed simultaneously as a no...

  • Added: Jan 02, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Bill Broyles
On this week’s special holiday episode of On Story, we bring you The Polar Express & Big Fish two classic films adapted from popular books which we...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Shane Black
On this week’s special holiday episode of On Story, we bring you The Polar Express & Big Fish two classic films adapted from popular books which we...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: actress, Natalie Portman
On this week’s episode, we’re bringing you conversations with filmmakers and television creators behind new releases in film and television. Actor...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2018
  • Length: 53:56
Caption: author, Christopher Vogler
On this week’s On Story we’ll hear from filmmaker Faraday Okoro, a two-time Austin Film Festival alumni and featured in Moviemaker Magazine’s Scree...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2018
  • Length: 53:56
Caption: writer, Ron Nyswaner
This week, in honor of celebrating Austin Film Festival’s 25th Anniversary we’re going back into our archives to bring you conversations with write...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Lawrence Wright , Credit: Jack Plunkett
This week on On Story we’ll hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright on his new book God Save Texas and the Hulu mini-series he adapted f...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: writer, Bill Broyles
On this week’s episode of On Story from Austin Film Festival, we honor Veteran’s Day with a look at writing for war films with writers David Broyle...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2018
  • Length: 54:00