SXSW 2007 News: LINKLATER IN TEXAS Image

Say what you will about “A Scanner Darkly”, Richard Linklater has had success in the past and it is only fair that he receive recognition in his hometown of Austin, Texas. Linklater was given an award Friday night during the Austin Film Society’s 7th annual Texas Hall of Fame Awards. Even though he accepted the award, he was hesitant in accepting based on the fact that he doesn’t want to be in the spotlight for a fundraiser that he helped create almost twenty-five years ago.

Linlater wasn’t the only person to get recognized during the festivities. To see a list of who received rewards you canRead the full story atindiewire.com

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