South By Southwest Film News

Wednesday Feb 4th, 2015

Preview LAUNCHedu, the SXSWedu Startup Competition!

Written by Jessica MacCall

Last week SXSWedu unveiled the full program for LAUNCHedu, the annual education startup competition that takes place during the SXSWedu Conference & Festival each March. The announcement included this year's startup finalists, the competition emcees and judges. Preview what's on the program for LAUNCHedu 2015...

Wednesday Feb 4th, 2015

Breaking a Monster: Unlocking the Truth Panel Confirmed for SXSW Music

Written by Rory Burbeck

Unlocking the Truth won’t just be performing as an official SXSW Showcasing Artist this year - the teenaged metal band from Brooklyn will also be speaking during the SXSW Music Conference about their documentary film Breaking a Monster....

Tuesday Feb 3rd, 2015

SXAméricas Announces 2015 Panels Focused on Latinos in American Culture

Written by Anwar Chagollan

SXAméricas is proud to announce two distinctive panels that will discuss Latinos in American culture and the obstacles they face at work and in the media. These events will take place on Tuesday, March 17 as a part of Convergence Day programming at SXSW and will be open...

Thursday Jan 29th, 2015

SXsports Session Warmup: The Democratization of Sports Commentary

Written by Aurora Blase

With tip-off for SXsports approaching rapidly, we spoke to André Pacheco, the Co-Founder of SecondMic, about his company, sports fanhood, and what he expects from SXsports for our first SXsports Session Warmup. In his panel The Democratization of Sports Commentary, Pacheco, along with Univision’s Eric Conrad, Mary...

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