Films by Filmmaker
An independent filmmaker based in Austin, Garrison works in documentary and fiction. His current film is TRASH DANCE, now available through trashdancemovie.com. Previous films in addition to THIRD WARD TX include the narrative film THE WILGUS STORIES (2000), which premiered at SXSW and aired on PBS. Additional films include the award-winning shorts, FAT MONROE (1990), NIGHT RIDE (1994), and PORTRAITS & DREAMS (1984). Garrison’s work has earned Guggenheim, Rockefeller, and AFI Fellowships, and his films have screened at festivals worldwide including Sundance, SXSW, Berlin, Locarno, Sydney, BFI London, and the New York Film Festival. He’s an Associate Professor of Film and Digital Media Production at The University of Texas at Austin.