Alumni Films

Wednesday Mar 4th, 2015

Finding Success at SXSW Film: Buzzard

Written by Christina Wiese

Equally horrifying and hilarious, Joel Potrykus’ dark, rebellion-filled flick, Buzzard, enraptured our SXSW audience during the 2014 festival. As the film nears it’s theatrical and VOD release (this Friday, y’all!), Joel kindly shared a note on his filmmaker experience at SXSW.

Learn from his words of wisdom, and we’ll...

Friday Feb 20th, 2015

Finding Success at SXSW Film: All the Wilderness

Written by Jim Kolmar

A magical, mysterious take on the coming-of-age film, Michael Johnson's All the Wilderness dazzled audiences at SXSW 2014. With an enviable cast featuring up-and-comers like Kodi Smit-McPhee and Isabelle Fuhrman as well as veterans like Danny DeVito and Virginia Madsen, Johnson's film leaves a strong impression. We spoke to...

Monday Jan 19th, 2015

Finding Success at SXSW Film - The Other Shore: The Diana Nyad Story

Written by Christina Wiese

Can you even imagine swimming from Cuba to Florida? Swimmer Diana Nyad takes on this seemingly impossible journey in SXSW 2013 alumni film The Other Shore: The Diana Nyad Story. We caught up with director Timothy Wheeler, who shared his SXSW experience and the film’s impressive developments since it’s world...