Posts Tagged ‘local filmmakers’

Family History on Film

An SMU professor traces her grandmother’s eventful life in Wanda the Wonderful.
At 51, Carolyn Macartney is no wide-eyed newcomer in the world of filmmaking. The Southern Methodist University film professor grew up around films (her mother not only shot but edited her home movies) and has been involved wit...


Blazing a Trail

Actor Jasmin Jandreau goes from Hurst to Europe in a few short years.
Jasmin Jandreau was born in Los Angeles, but, she said, she’s definitely a “Texas girl.” Indeed, the actor grew up in Richardson and graduated from L.D. Bell High School in Hurst. She made it back to L.A., but in the last...

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Larry Stanley Returns Home

A Fort Worth filmmaker tries to balance faith and fun.
Larry Stanley is an avowed Christian whose religion informs his filmmaking, but he doesn’t want to be pigeonholed as a Christian filmmaker. “I don’t want to be backed into a corner,” said the Fort Worth resident who tur...