American filmmaker most widely known for “THE COMPLETE Shootin’ Match” from 1978 and “YESTERDAY EVENING on the Alamo” from 1984. He spent his teenage years capturing movies on his father’s Super 8 surveillance camera. Afterwards, he briefly examined film on the School of Texas-Austin. He experienced from drug obsession and alcoholism and spent intervals of his adult lifestyle living in the roads. He was raised in Tx with many siblings. His well-known film “THE COMPLETE Shootin’ Match” motivated Robert Redford to start out the Sundance Film Institute.