Fort Worth, TX -- (ReleaseWire) -- 11/26/2012 -- One Square Mile: TEXAS is seeking ideas from individuals across Texas & America, to learn more about what life is really like in contemporary Texas culture. One Square Mile: Texas (OSMTX) is a documentary television series that explores Texas life and culture from the microcosm of a square mile. There are 268,820 square miles in Texas, OSMTX wants to know what you find compelling about the state. The square mile could be a neighborhood in a large city, a small town or a suburb or anything in between or not defined. The goal of the series is to encompass the diversity of Texas‘ people and landscapes through multiple first person perspectives.
URGENT: There are only 4 more days for submissions of square miles to be considered. At this point, over 150 square miles have been submitted from every corner of the state and the OSMTX team wishes to garner insight from as many perspectives as possible. The 9 Square Mile locations are to be announced in December, with 6 months of production to follow. The episodes are to be broadcast on Texas PBS stations in the Summer of 2013
Learn more about the series at http://www.OSMTX.com
Please view the teaser trailers for the series here: http://www.osmtx.com/tv/Video.html
One Square Mile: Texas is being produced in conjunction with Brazos Film & Video, SWAMP (South West Alternative Media Project) and PBS stations across Texas. In addition to airing on PBS in 2013, the series will stream online. OSMTX is currently developing a teacher’s online curriculum portal where Texas students can learn more about communities across the state.
About Brazos Film & Video
One Square Mile: Texas is the successor to the Emmy award winning series One Square Mile: America. The Brazos Film & Video produced series has received nine Lone Star Emmy nominations and three awards including Best Documentary Series in 2010 and 2011 and Best Magazine Series in 2011. Brazos Film & Video has produced documentary content for Texas audiences since 1999 - including the Emmy nominated PBS and ITVS series Women & Girls Lead. Brazos Film & Video is located in Fort Worth, Texas and is owned and operated by husband and wife producers Carl and Betsy Crum.
View a trailer for the original One Square Mile: America series on the OSMTX website
Brazos Film & Video
3244 S. Adams St.
Fort Worth, Texas 76110