South By Southwest® Film News

Wednesday Sep 24th, 2014

Video Spotlight: Obvious Child Red Carpet and Q&A

Written by Christina Wiese

Hilarious. Honest. Charming. Gillian Robespierre's feature film debut Obvious Child grabs audiences with its fresh, comedic spin on a long tabooed topic. Take a look at our exclusive video above with actors Jenny Slate & Gabe Liedman and writer/director Gillian Robespierre at SXSW. If you missed it in theaters, Obvious...

Tuesday Sep 23rd, 2014

Finding Success at SXSW Film - BORN TO FLY: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity

Written by Christina Wiese

One of eight films selected for the SXSW 2014 Documentary Feature Competition, BORN TO FLY: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity, explores the art of extreme choreography. Associate Producer Jessica Ruffin and Director/Producer Catherine Gund composed a note to describe their SXSW experience and catch us up on BORN TO FLY’s...

Thursday Sep 18th, 2014

Calling All Hackers! Sign Up Now for the SXSW Eco Hackathon

Written by Ariel Miller

Are you a hacker, developer or just proud geek? Don't miss the opportunity to participate in the SXSW Eco Hackathon, presented by World Wildlife Fund on Sunday, October 5.

We're arming participants with rich data from Monarch Joint Ventures and challenging them to spend 24 hours creating...

Thursday Sep 18th, 2014

Film Submission Tips: Submitting Your Film for SXsports

Written by Christina Wiese

SXSW Film is currently accepting sports-related film submissions to be included in SXsports 2015!

Last year, films that screened as part of SXsports impressed by challenging the cultural impact of sports and the term “sport” itself. From competitive jigsaw puzzling in Wicker Kittens to the hilarious tale of...