South By Southwest Film News

Monday Jan 19th, 2015

Finding Success at SXSW Film - The Other Shore: The Diana Nyad Story

Written by Christina Wiese

Can you even imagine swimming from Cuba to Florida? Swimmer Diana Nyad takes on this seemingly impossible journey in SXSW 2013 alumni film The Other Shore: The Diana Nyad Story. We caught up with director Timothy Wheeler, who shared his SXSW experience and the film’s impressive developments since it’s world...

Thursday Jan 15th, 2015

Help Select the Official 2015 SXsports Poster!

Written by Christina Wiese

Get in the ring! SXsports needs YOUR vote. To celebrate the second year of SXsports, we asked four mega-talented artists to envision their own vintage-inspired, boxing poster to serve as the Official 2015 SXsports Poster. The impressive options have emerged and we need your help selecting the final design....

Wednesday Jan 14th, 2015

SXsports Announces Barkley, Rousey, Sanders & More!

Written by Rebecca Feferman

It's nearly game-time here at SXSW, and we are psyched to share some major additions to the 2015 SXsports program. Heavyweights like Turner Sports analyst Charles Barkley, UFC’s Dana White and Ronda Rousey, Baylor’s Head Football Coach Art Briles, Olympic and X-Games Gold Medalist Shaun White, and NFL Network...

Tuesday Jan 13th, 2015

Excitement Coming Your Way! Register Before Rates Go Up

Written by Linda Park

The announcements are flying these days with today's big list of Music Festival Performers, Film's opening night premiere and Interactive's news including another great Keynote.

The third round of Showcasing Artists features a fine mix of sounds from around the world including Best Coast, Ghetts, Jarren Benton and Jack...