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Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

‘Yakona’ coming home for riverside screening

Two months after its celebrated premiere at the SXSW Film Festival, the artfully wrought documentary, “Yakona: A film through the eyes of the San Marcos River,” will be shown to a hometown crowd next month near the river’s headwaters.

Monday, July 1st, 2013

Filmmakers hope San Marcos River documentary is a contender at Sundance

A few years ago, Paul Collins had a pipe dream to create a film project about the San Marcos River. It soon evolved into something bigger.

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Texas State to hold river film screening

“Yakona,” a 15-minute clip about the history of the San Marcos River, will highlight “A Water Odyssey: A Film Screening,” on April 22 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Centennial Hall Teaching Theater at Texas State.