Movie Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of L.M. Carson
Irving native and University of Dallas graduate L.M. Kit Carson, whose 1968 film David Holzman's Diary set the stage for mockumentaries, died Oct. 20 at age 73. Among Carson's other achievements in a long career were co-founding the USA Film Festival in Dallas, co-writing Wim Wenders' 1984 film Paris, Texas and helping fledgling Dallas filmmakers Luke and Owen Wilson turn a short film into their feature debut, Bottle Rocket . Read more about L.M. Kit Carson's life and career.