South By Southwest® Film News

Friday Jun 26th, 2015

2016 SXSW Community Fund $10,000 Grant Deadline Extended Through Sunday

Written by Jordan Roberts

Good news – the 2016 SXSW Community Fund Grant application deadline has been extended through 11:59pm CDT on Sunday, June 28.

Five deserving 501(c)(3) organizations will each be awarded a $10,000 grant to further their work related to one of the events in the SXSW family: SXSW Interactive, SXSW...

Wednesday Jun 17th, 2015

SXSW Eco Spotlight on Startup Programming

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco’s Startup Showcase is a fast-paced pitch competition featuring top impact companies from around the world. The event has become a launching pad for the latest innovations set to positively impact society and the environment, and serves as a place of discovery for corporate, venture capital, angel and...

Tuesday Jun 16th, 2015

Game-on for SXsports 2016! Send Us Your Sports-related PanelPicker Proposal

Written by Andrew McNeill

It feels like the dust just settled on SXsports 2015, but as with all off-seasons, they come and go much quicker than you expect (see you soon, Premier League). Preseason for SXsports 2016 is just around the corner with the launch of the SXSW PanelPicker on Monday, June...

Wednesday Jun 10th, 2015

Design for Positive Impact - SXSW Eco

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco’s Place by Design (PXD) competition is one of the most popular events at the SXSW Eco conference. PXD highlights innovative projects that transform the built environment for positive social, environmental and economic impact. This year, SXSW Eco is featuring design as a central theme to overall...