- About Southern Cinemaniac
- Chris Weidner
- Austin, Texas
- Born and raised in Houston, Chris Weidner studied filmmaking and screenwriting under the veteran eye of filmmaker Andy Anderson at the University of Texas at Arlington. Chris worked in a variety of other roles on a number of films before writing and producing his first feature film, My Comfortable Stranger, which was distributed on DVD by Starling Films for Outlaw 8 Productions.
Since then, Chris has gone on to work as a Video Editor / Videographer for the Texas hunting website, TexasHuntFish.Com, as well as, write and direct the festival favorite short film, Newlybleds.
Currently residing in Austin, Chris devotes every remaining waking hour to making ShortFilmTexas.Com the number one online community for Texas filmmakers.
My Comfortable Stranger
An Oscar Moment
God in the Machine
- Favorite Film(s)
- My desert island film is Blade Runner.