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Ty Roberts

co-writer/ producer / director The Iron Orchard
As a filmmaker, Ty has spent most of his time between Argentina and Mexico but always seems to find his way home to Texas. His short films have played at festivals such as the Cannes Short Film Corner, Guadalajara, Lucerne, Guanajuato and the Cartagena Film Festivals. Ty directed the stage play, This Side of the Dirt written by Tito Beveridge, which was later adapted into a film. Ty co-wrote, directed and produced the feature film The Iron Orchard which premiered at the Dallas International Film Festival in 2018 and has won multiple awards festivals across Europe. Ty is currently co-writing the script for and will direct the feature film 12 Mighty Orphans based on the acclaimed novel by Jim Dent.

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