127 relations: A Band Apart, Ain't It Cool News, Alexa Vega, Alita: Battle Angel, ALMA Award, Angela Lanza (actress), Antonio Banderas, Austin Film Festival, Austin, Texas, Barbarella (film), Bedhead (film), Camera operator, Cannes Film Festival, Carlos Gallardo (actor), Charles Bronson, Chingon (band), Cinco de Mayo, Cinematographer, Cochinita pibil, Columbia Pictures, Czech Lion Awards, Danny Trejo, Deauville American Film Festival, Desperado (film), Digital cinematography, Directors Guild of America, Drug Enforcement Administration, El Mariachi, El Rey Network, Elizabeth Avellán, Elle (magazine), Entertainment Weekly, Escape from New York, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federales, Fire and Ice (1983 film), Four Rooms, Frank Frazetta, Frank Miller (comics), From Dusk till Dawn, From Dusk till Dawn (franchise), From Dusk till Dawn: The Series, George Huang (director), George Lucas, Grindhouse (film), Heavy Metal (magazine), Imagen Awards, IMDb, Independent Spirit Award for Best Director, Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature, ..., Independent Spirit Awards, James Cameron, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Jeff Fahey, John Carpenter, John Carter (film), John Debney, John Pritchett, Johnny Depp, Jon Landau, Kevin Williamson (screenwriter), Machete (2010 film), Machete Kills, Madman (Image Comics), Mexico, Mexico Trilogy, Mike Allred, Moody College of Communication, Museum of Modern Art, MWM Studios, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Palme d'Or, Paramount Pictures, Patricia Vonne, Planet Terror, Predator (film), Predators (film), Production designer, Quentin Tarantino, Ralph Bakshi, Rebel Without a Crew, Red Sonja (film), Roadracers, Rolling Stone, Rosario Dawson, Rose McGowan, Salma Hayek, San Antonio, San Diego Comic-Con, Satellite Awards, Saturn Award, Saturn Award for Best Director, Sean Covel, Shorts (2009 film), Sin City, Sin City (film), Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Sound editor (filmmaking), South by Southwest, Spider-Man (2002 film), Spy Kids, Spy Kids (franchise), Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams, Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over, Spy Kids: All the Time in the World, St. Anthony Catholic High School, St. Anthony Catholic School, Steadicam, Stu Maschwitz, STX Entertainment, Sundance Film Festival, Tequila, Texas, The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D, The Daily Texan, The DV Rebel's Guide, The Faculty, The Wachowskis, Trailer (promotion), Troublemaker Studios, University of Texas at Austin, Vampire, Videocassette recorder, WonderCon, X-Men (film), Yucatán Peninsula, 100 Years (film). Expand index (77 more) » « Shrink index
A Band Apart Films was a production company created by Quentin Tarantino and Lawrence Bender, which was active from 1991 to 2006.
Ain't It Cool News (AICN) is a website founded by Harry Knowles and run by Dannie Knowles, dedicated to news, rumors and reviews of upcoming and current films, television and comic book projects, with an emphasis on science fiction, superhero, fantasy, horror and action genres.
Alexa PenaVega (born Vega; August 27, 1988) is an American actress and singer.
Alita: Battle Angel is an upcoming American cyberpunk action film, based on Yukito Kishiro's manga Battle Angel Alita, set to be released on December 21, 2018 in Theaters, Real D 3D and IMAX 3D.
The American Latino Media Arts Award or ALMA Award, formerly known as NCLR Bravo Award, is an award highlighting the best American Latino contributions to music, television, and film.
Angela Lanza is a Mexican-American actress.
José Antonio Domínguez Bandera (born 10 August 1960), known professionally as Antonio Banderas, is a Spanish actor, singer, and producer.
Austin Film Festival (AFF), founded in 1994, is an organization in Austin, Texas, that focuses on writers’ creative contributions to film.
Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties.
Barbarella is a 1968 science fiction film directed by Roger Vadim, based on the comic series of the same name by Jean-Claude Forest.
Bedhead is a 1991 short family-comedy-fantasy film directed and co-written by Robert Rodriguez.
A camera operator, sometimes informally called a cameraman, is a professional operator of a film or video camera.
The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world.
Carlos Gallardo is a Mexican actor, producer and occasional screenwriter and director, and frequent collaborator with his friend, director Robert Rodriguez.
Charles Bronson (born Charles Dennis Buchinsky; Karolis Dionyzas Bučinskis; November 3, 1921 – August 30, 2003) was an American actor.
Chingon is a Mexican rock band based in Austin, Texas.
Cinco de Mayo (in Latin America, Spanish for "Fifth of May") is an annual celebration held on May 5.
A cinematographer or director of photography (sometimes shortened to DP or DOP) is the chief over the camera and light crews working on a film, television production or other live action piece and is responsible for making artistic and technical decisions related to the image.
Cochinita pibil (also puerco pibil or cochinita con achiote) is a traditional Mexican slow-roasted pork dish from the Yucatán Peninsula.
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. (commonly known as Columbia Pictures and Columbia, formerly CBC Film Sales Corporation, and stylized as COLUMBIA) is an American film studio, production company and film distributor that is a member of the Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group, a division of Sony Entertainment's Sony Pictures subsidiary of the Japanese multinational conglomerate Sony Corporation.
The Czech Lion Awards (Český lev) are annual awards that recognize accomplishments in filmmaking and television.
Danny Trejo (born May 16, 1944) is a Mexican-American actor who has appeared in numerous Hollywood films, often as villains and antiheroes.
The Deauville American Film Festival (Festival du cinéma américain de Deauville) is a yearly film festival devoted to American cinema, taking place since 1975 in Deauville, France.
Desperado is a 1995 American contemporary western action film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Digital cinematography is the process of capturing (recording) a motion picture using digital image sensors rather than through film stock.
The Directors Guild of America (DGA) is an entertainment guild which represents the interests of film and television directors in the United States motion picture industry and abroad.
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is a United States federal law enforcement agency under the United States Department of Justice, tasked with combating drug smuggling and use within the United States.
El Mariachi is a 1992 Mexican-American contemporary western action film and the first installment in the saga that came to be known as Robert Rodriguez's Mexico Trilogy.
El Rey Network (El Rey is Spanish for The King) is an English language American television channel.
Elizabeth Avellán Veloz (born November 8, 1960) is a Venezuelan-born American film producer.
Elle is a worldwide lifestyle magazine of French origin that focuses on fashion, beauty, health, and entertainment.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Escape from New York is a 1981 American post-apocalyptic science-fiction action film co-written, co-scored and directed by John Carpenter.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), formerly the Bureau of Investigation (BOI), is the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States, and its principal federal law enforcement agency.
Federales (singular Federale or, rarely but aligning with Spanish, Federal) is a Spanglish word used in an informal context to denote security forces operating under a federal political system.
Fire and Ice is a 1983 American epic high fantasy adventure film directed by Ralph Bakshi.
Four Rooms is a 1995 American anthology comedy film co-written and co-directed by Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell, Robert Rodriguez, and Quentin Tarantino, each directing a segment of it that in its entirety is loosely based on the adult short fiction writings of Roald Dahl, especially "Man from the South" which is the basis for the last one, Penthouse - "The Man from Hollywood" directed by Tarantino.
Frank Frazetta (born Frank Frazzetta; February 9, 1928 – May 10, 2010) was an American fantasy and science fiction artist, noted for comic books, paperback book covers, paintings, posters, LP record album covers and other media.
Frank Miller (born January 27, 1957) is an American comic book writer, novelist, inker, screenwriter, film director, and producer best known for his comic book stories and graphic novels such as Ronin, ''Daredevil: Born Again'', The Dark Knight Returns, Sin City, and 300.
From Dusk till Dawn is a 1996 American black comedy action horror film directed by Robert Rodriguez and written by Quentin Tarantino.
From Dusk till Dawn is a media franchise including three films, a video game and a TV series.
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series is an American horror television series developed by Robert Rodriguez.
George Huang is an American filmmaker.
George Walton Lucas Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American filmmaker and entrepreneur.
Grindhouse is a 2007 American horror film double feature co-written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino.
Heavy Metal is an American science fiction and fantasy comics magazine, known primarily for its blend of dark fantasy/science fiction and erotica.
The Imagen Awards are administered by the Imagen Foundation, an organization dedicated to "encouraging and recognizing the positive portrayals of Latinos in the entertainment industry." To be considered for an Imagen Award, a media piece or person must go through an entry process.
IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.
The Film Independent's Spirit Award for Best Director is one of the annual Independent Spirit Awards.
The Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature is one of the annual Independent Spirit Awards.
The Film Independent Spirit Awards (abbreviated "Spirit Awards" and originally known as the FINDIE or Friends of Independents Awards), founded in 1984, are awards dedicated to independent filmmakers.
James Francis CameronSpace Foundation.
Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg (born 18 October 1960), professionally known as Jean-Claude Van Damme and abbreviated as JCVD, is a Belgian actor, martial artist, screenwriter, film producer, and director best known for his martial arts action films.
Jeffrey David Fahey (born November 29, 1952) is an American film and television actor.
John Howard Carpenter (born January 16, 1948) is an American film director, screenwriter, film producer, musician, editor and composer.
John Carter is a 2012 American science fiction action film directed by Andrew Stanton from a screenplay written by Stanton, Mark Andrews, and Michael Chabon.
John Cardon Debney (born August 18, 1956) is an American film composer and conductor.
John Pritchett (died 1 January, 1681) was an English churchman, bishop of Gloucester from 1672.
John Christopher Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor, producer, and musician.
Jon Landau (born May 14, 1947) is an American music critic, manager, and record producer.
Kevin Meade Williamson (born March 14, 1965) is an American screenwriter, filmmaker, and actor, best known for the creation of the TV series' Dawson's Creek (1998–2003), The Vampire Diaries (2009–2017), The Following (2013–2015) and Stalker (2014–2015).
Machete is a 2010 American action exploitation film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis.
Machete Kills is a 2013 American action exploitation film co-written and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Madman is a creator owned fictional character, a comic book superhero that appears in comic books by creator Mike Allred and which has been published by a number of publishers over the years.
Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.
The Mexico Trilogy or Mariachi Trilogy (also Desperado Trilogy on some DVD releases) is a series of American/Mexican contemporary western action films—El Mariachi, Desperado and Once Upon a Time in Mexico—all written and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Michael Dalton Allred is an American comic book artist and writer most famous for his independent comics creation, Madman.
The Moody College of Communication is the communication college at The University of Texas at Austin.
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum located in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.
MWM Studios, formerly known as OddLot Entertainment, is an American production company founded in 2001 by longtime producers Gigi Pritzker and Deborah Del Prete (The Wedding Planner), and is based in Los Angeles, California.
Once Upon a Time in Mexico (also known as Desperado 2) is a 2003 American contemporary western action film written, directed, produced, photographed, scored, and edited by Robert Rodriguez.
The Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom since 1994.
Patricia Vonne (born December 19, 1969) is an American singer and actress.
Planet Terror is a 2007 American zombie film directed by Robert Rodriguez and starring Rose McGowan, Freddy Rodriguez, Josh Brolin, Marley Shelton, Naveen Andrews, Michael Biehn, Jeff Fahey, Stacy Ferguson, and Bruce Willis.
Predator is a 1987 American science fiction action horror film directed by John McTiernan and written by brothers Jim and John Thomas.
Predators is a 2010 American science-fiction action film directed by Nimród Antal and starring Adrien Brody, Topher Grace, Alice Braga, Walton Goggins, and Laurence Fishburne.
In film and television, a production designer (or P. D.) is the person responsible for the overall visual look of the production.
Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American director, writer, and actor.
Ralph Bakshi (born October 29, 1938) is an American director of animated and live-action films.
Rebel Without a Crew (subtitle: Or How a 23-Year-Old Filmmaker with $7,000 Became a Hollywood Player) is a 1995 non-fiction book by Robert Rodriguez.
Red Sonja is a 1985 Dutch-American sword and sorcery action film directed by Richard Fleischer.
Roadracers is a 1994 made-for-television film directed by Robert Rodriguez, his second feature film following the success of his 1992 debut, El Mariachi.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
Rosario Isabel Dawson (born May 9, 1979) is an American actress, producer, singer, comic book writer, and political activist.
Rose Arianna McGowan (born September 5, 1973) is an American activist, former actress, author, model, and singer.
Salma Hayek Pinault (born Hayek Jiménez; September 2, 1966), is a Mexican and American film actress, producer, and former model.
San Antonio (Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh most populous city in the United States and the second most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States.
San Diego Comic-Con International is a multi-genre entertainment and comic convention held annually in San Diego, California, United States.
The Satellite Awards are annual awards given by the International Press Academy that are commonly noted in entertainment industry journals and blogs.
The Saturn Award is an award presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films; it was initially created to honor science fiction, fantasy, and horror on film, but has since grown to reward other films belonging to genre fiction, as well as on television and home media releases.
The Saturn Award for Best Director (or Saturn Award for Best Direction) is one of the annual awards given by the American Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films.
Sean Covel is an American film producer.
Shorts (also known as Shorts: The Adventures of the Wishing Rock and released internationally as The Wishing Rock) is a 2009 Emirati-American comic fantasy family film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Sin City is a series of neo-noir comics by American comic book writer Frank Miller.
Sin City (also known as Frank Miller's Sin City) is a 2005 American neo-noir crime anthology film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller.
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (also known as Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For) is a 2014 American neo-noir action crime film and follow-up to the 2005 film Sin City.
A sound editor is a creative professional responsible for selecting and assembling sound recordings in preparation for the final sound mixing or mastering of a television program, motion picture, video game, or any production involving recorded or synthetic sound.
South by Southwest (abbreviated as SXSW and colloquially referred to as South By) is an annual conglomerate of film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences that take place in mid-March in Austin, Texas, United States.
Spider-Man is a 2002 American superhero film directed by Sam Raimi, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name and the first film in the ''Spider-Man'' trilogy.
Spy Kids (stylised as SPY kids) is a 2001 American spy adventure comedy film written, edited, directed and produced by Robert Rodriguez, co-produced by Elizabeth Avellán, and starring Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alan Cumming, Teri Hatcher, Cheech Marin, Danny Trejo, Robert Patrick, Tony Shalhoub, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, and Mike Judge.
The Spy Kids series consists of four American/Mexican spy adventure comedy films in franchise comedy series produced by Troublemaker Studios and Dimension Films written and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (known in-film as Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams) is a 2002 American spy adventure comedy film produced, written, shot, edited and directed by Robert Rodriguez, co-produced by Elizabeth Avellán and starring Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, Mike Judge, Ricardo Montalbán, Holland Taylor, Christopher McDonald, Danny Trejo, Cheech Marin, Steve Buscemi, Taylor Momsen, Matt O'Leary, and introducing Emily Osment.
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (also known as Spy Kids 3: Game Over) is a 2003 American spy adventure comedy film and the sequel to Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams.
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (often referred to as Spy Kids 4D, also known as Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World and Spy Kids 4D: All the Time in the World) is a 2011 American 4D spy adventure comedy film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Steadicam is a brand of camera stabilizer mounts for motion picture cameras invented by Garrett Brown and introduced in 1975 by Cinema Products Corporation.
Stuart T. Maschwitz, commonly known as Stu Maschwitz, was the co-founder and chief technology officer of The Orphanage, a visual effects company that was based in California.
STX Entertainment is an American entertainment and media company that creates, produces, distributes, finances and markets film (STXfilms), television (STXtelevision) and digital media (STXdigital), which includes live events and virtual reality (STXsurreal).
The Sundance Film Festival, a program of the Sundance Institute, takes place annually in Park City, Utah.
Tequila is a regional distilled beverage and type of alcoholic drink made from the blue agave plant, primarily in the area surrounding the city of Tequila, northwest of Guadalajara, and in the highlands (Los Altos) of the central western Mexican state of Jalisco.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (also known simply as Sharkboy and Lavagirl) is a 2005 American adventure film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez and originally released in the United States on June 10, 2005 by Miramax Films, Columbia Pictures and Dimension Films.
The Daily Texan is the student newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin.
The DV Rebel's Guide: An All-Digital Approach to Making Killer Action Movies on the Cheap is a non-fiction book and filmmaking handbook written by Stu Maschwitz for Peachpit Press.
The Faculty is a 1998 American science fiction teen horror film written by Kevin Williamson, directed by Robert Rodriguez, and starring Elijah Wood, Josh Hartnett, Shawn Hatosy, Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Robert Patrick, Bebe Neuwirth, Piper Laurie, Famke Janssen, Usher Raymond, Salma Hayek, and Jon Stewart.
Lana Wachowski (formerly Laurence "Larry" Wachowski, born June 21, 1965) and Lilly Wachowski (formerly Andrew Paul "Andy" Wachowski, born December 29, 1967) are American film and TV directors, writers, and producers.
A trailer (also known as a preview or coming attraction) is a commercial advertisement for a feature film that will be exhibited in the future at a cinema, the result of creative and technical work.
Troublemaker Studios is a film production company founded and owned by filmmaker Robert Rodriguez and producer Elizabeth Avellan.
The University of Texas at Austin (UT, UT Austin, or Texas) is a public research university and the flagship institution of the University of Texas System.
A vampire is a being from folklore that subsists by feeding on the vital force (generally in the form of blood) of the living.
A videocassette recorder, VCR, or video recorder is an electromechanical device that records analog audio and analog video from broadcast television or other source on a removable, magnetic tape videocassette, and can play back the recording.
WonderCon is an annual comic book, science fiction, and film convention held in the San Francisco Bay Area (1987–2011), then - under the name WonderCon Anaheim - in Anaheim, California (2012–2015, 2017–), and WonderCon Los Angeles in 2016.
X-Men is a 2000 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, distributed by 20th Century Fox.
The Yucatán Peninsula (Península de Yucatán), in southeastern Mexico, separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico, with the northern coastline on the Yucatán Channel.
100 Years is an upcoming film written by and starring John Malkovich and directed by Robert Rodriguez.