We were thrilled to welcome the iconic cinephile, actress, producer and general polymath Tilda Swinton to SXSW 2014. She was in attendance to present Only Lovers Left Alive, in which she stars alongside Tom Hiddleston. Jim Jarmusch's sublime revisionist vampire film dazzled audiences, and Tilda was the perfect host....
Last March, 10.000 KM made its World Premiere at the SXSW Film Festival. The Spanish film, which won the SXSW Special Jury Recognition for Best Acting Duo, follows two people facing the realities of a long distance relationship. We checked in with director and co-writer Carlos Marqués-Marcet to hear...
Filmmakers! The SXSW Official Deadline for film submissions is this Thursday, October 30. If your film is ready, we encourage you to submit now and save money.
Did you know that this Friday, October 24 is your last chance to register before rates go up again? Don't miss out on this opportunity to save hundreds off the walkup price.
This week we gave you a slew of exciting announcements across all three events.
The Music Conference...
The SXSW Social Good Hub was introduced in 2014 as one of the main features of the new social impact platform SXeve. This space will return for its second year as a destination for participatory social good content, networking and entertainment.
Dr. Robert Bullard, Dean of the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University, delivers an inspiring SXSW Eco Opening Remarks Keynote about climate justice and community resilience. Watch the video here!
Many people wonder how they can apply for a specific screening section within the SXSW Film Festival program and their award eligibility.
The Short Answer: Most sections have an award associated with them, but you CANNOT apply for a specific section.
Here at SXSW, we're in the business of putting on large-scale events. We also both recognize and take accountability for the impact these events have on the environment.