Before the social buzz saw of South by Southwest ripped through town, a few gatherings made us grateful for the talent, skill and hard work that bless Austin every day.
The Texas Film Hall of Fame ceremony, the unofficial kickoff to SXSW, might be the best of Austin’s many awards shows. At least it was this year. Staged in a labyrinth of buildings and tents at Austin Studios, the party attracted its share of celebrities and nightlifers.
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