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What's Happening! March 8 - Film/Interactive/Comedy PM Edition

Here's to hoping everyone's day got started off right and that you're all ready to party on into this second night of SXSW! We've had a full day of Interactive and Film grooviness (including Tilda Swinton, swoon) and now it's time to check out tonight's happenings.

Image courtesy JoJo Marion
Written by Jim Kolmar | March 8, 2014

SXSW Film Tips - Attend Startup Alley For the Future of Content

Startup Alley is back for its second year, focussing on the convergence of the tech and entertainment sectors. Startups, investors and strategic partners will demonstrate ways they are influencing how content is viewed, shared and produced.

So what does that mean for filmmakers? Events begin this afternoon, starting with access...

Sports Matter
Written by Jessica Weaver | March 8, 2014

DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation Launches “Sports Matter”

The data is alarming: billions have been cut from youth sports programs in recent years and many kids can’t afford to play. A recent study says if the trend continues, 27% of U.S. public schools will not offer interscholastic sports programs by 2020. The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation is launching...