Richard Linklater
Film Director, Screenwriter
May 3, 2012


Richard Stuart Linklater is an American film director and screenwriter. He founded the Austin Film Society in 1985 together with his frequent collaborator Lee Daniel, and is lauded for launching and solidifying the city of Austin as a hub for independent filmmaking.

Bernie trailers

Texas Monthly article about the crime that inspired Bernie

New York Times article about Bernie by the victim’s nephew

Detour Films page