South By Southwest Film News

Friday Aug 14th, 2015

Applications Now Open for the 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship

Written by Jim Kolmar

We’re pleased to share that applications are now open for the 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship. Each year at SXSW, we honor the memory of the much-loved editor who passed away in 2010. A close collaborator of Errol Morris, Karen inspired a generation of young editors, and the Fellowship,...

Wednesday Aug 12th, 2015

SXSW Announces Inaugural Community Fund Grant Recipients

We are proud to announce the recipients of the SXSW Community Fund Grants. For the first time, five deserving charities will each be awarded a $10,000 grant for programs taking place in 2015 / 2016 for a total of $50,000 in grants. These grants reinforce SXSW’s focus on community...