Texas Focus: Grow Up, Tony Phillips

Texas Spirit Theater

October 27, 2015 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 90 mins
Starring: Katie Folger, Tony Vespe, AJ Bowen, Byron Brown
Director: Emily Hagins

It's Halloween and time to Trick or Treat! Except Tony Phillips' (Tony Vespe's) high school friends don’t feel that way. Senior year is a little late for childish aspirations and it's time to grow up, Tony Phillips. But is it time to give up the ghost, or is Tony on to something?

Written and directed by young Austinite Emily Hagins.

Hagins will be in attendance for this screening. Each attendee will receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win an exclusive limited-edition Jay Saw screen print movie poster.

About the Director


Emily Hagins has been making films most of her life (all of 22 years). She received the AFS Texas Filmmaker Production Grant in 2005 for her film Pathogen, making her the youngest recipient in the grant's history. Hagins also wrote and directed My Sucky Teen Romance (2011) and The Retelling (2009), and was the subject of the 2009 documentary Zombie Girl.


Ticket prices are $3 for Bullock Museum members and $5 for non-members.

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