Watch This: Texas Film Awards are Around the Corner: Here are Highlights from Last Year's Show


Shirley MacLaine accepts her Texas Film Award

We're less than a week out from this year's Texas Film Awards. The annual event brings in actors, filmmakers, and others in the film industry to Austin to celebrate the Texas film industry. Among the special guests this year will be director Paul Thomas Anderson and actor Armie Hammer. 

As a throwback to last year, we're looking back at all of the speeches and clips from our 2017 guests, including honorees Shirley MacLaine, Tye Sheridan, Sarah Green, Hector Galán, and Jeff Nichols. Each of our honorees are introduced by a friend or past collaborator. Watch the full clips below.


Shirley MacLaine, presented by Richard Linklater


Jeff Nichols, presented by Michael Shannon



Tye Sheridan, presented by David Gordon Green


Sarah Green, presented by Nick Kroll


Hector Galán, presented by Henry Cisneros