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David Hickey

director/writer Homestate, Baghdad Texas, Brownwood, Brothers. Dogs. And God.; actor Homestate, The Leftovers, From Dusk till Dawn, Sin City, The Good Guys, Austin Stories

David Hickey was born and raised on the Eastside of Fort Worth, Texas. He received a Master of Fine Arts from Texas Tech University. He wrote and performed numerous one-man shows anddirected theatre in New York City and Texas before turning his attention to filmmaking. He hasserved on the faculty of Southwest Texas State University Theatre Program.Hickey’s film “Baghdad Texas” won Outstanding International Feature at the 2011 Reel WorldFilm Festival.His other films Brothers. Dogs. And God, Brownwood and Hardwater were all shot in Texas.In 2014 David co-wrote the screenplay HOMESTATE with Blaise Miller. The film was shot atHickeys house. Blaise lived in a camper on set for 2 1/2 months with Hickey his wife Shaneyeand their daughter Grace, immersing themselves in the project.Davids next film is set to shoot in New York City 2017