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Emily Hagins

SXSW: 20-year-old director premieres her fourth (!) feature film -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

Emily Hagins

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For years, Emily Hagins has been the kid in the room. The Austin native directed her first feature-length movie, 2006’s independent zombie film Pathogen, when she was just 12 years old. She followed that up with 2009’s supernatural murder-mystery The Retelling and then enjoyed a SXSW world premiere of her third feature, My Sucky Teen Romance, this one about vampires, in 2011.

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