Film & TV Industry

March 9-12, 2019 | Film Track

The current and future states of film and television, through the independent lens. Sessions in the Film & TV Industry Track cover topics such as distribution, financing, representation, technological advancements and the ever-changing nature of film and television.

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SXSW 2018 Session The Female Voices of Film Twitter - Photo by Nicola Gell/Getty Images for SXSW

SXSW 2018 Session The Female Voices of Film Twitter - Photo by Nicola Gell/Getty Images for SXSW

About the Film & TV Industry Track


Explore the inner workings of the Film and TV industries with a focus on business.

Enter your session idea related to the Film & TV Industry Track from June 25 – July 20 using the official, user-generated session proposal platform, PanelPicker®. Stay tuned for 2019 announcements throughout the season.

Looking for PanelPicker inspiration? Explore 2018 Film & TV Industry sessions like An Asian-American Lens on Diversity in Film, Female Gaze: Alternative Fact or Actual Movement, Making Ends Meet: Paying Bills and Making Films, and more.

Browse past speakers from the Film & TV Industry Track below and explore more programming from the 25 Tracks for the SXSW Conference.

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Help shape the 2019 SXSW Conference programming! Propose session ideas through PanelPicker®, the official user-generated proposal platform, from June 25 to July 20, 2018.

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About the SXSW Conference


SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.

The SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

Learn more about Keynotes, Featured Speakers, and Session Formats across the 25 Tracks of programming for the 2019 SXSW Conference.

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