SXSW Alumni Film Releases – September 2017

Discover some of the SXSW alumni films on release this month, such as EASY LIVING, INFINITY BABY, and KILL ME PLEASE . Continue on for a complete list with trailers and more info.

THE CHALLENGE
Documentary Feature, North American Premiere, 2017
Website | Trailer

Yuri Ancarani’s visionary portrait of amateur falconry among Quatari sheiks is a visual and sonic marvel, and a dazzlngly cinematic experience. Don’t miss the chance to see it theatrically!
Now Open Theatrically

EASY LIVING
Narrative Feature, World Premiere, 2017
Website | Trailer

A skewed romantic comedy with a dark edge, Easy Living is a tour de force of subtle performance and pin sharp dialog.
On Demand September 19
In Theaters September 15

INFINITY BABY
Narrative Feature, World Premiere, 2017
Website | Trailer

Bob Byington’s latest is characteristically absurdist, an inventive tale of arrested development with a sci-fi edge starring Kieran Culkin, Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman.
In Theaters September 15

KILL ME PLEASE
Narrative Feature, North American Premiere, 2016
Website | Trailer

A striking, provocative portrait of adolescent sexuality and hormonal crisis, Kill me Please rejects the constraints of genre to create something entirely fresh.
Now in Theaters

LUCKY
Narrative Feature, World Premiere, 2017
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Harry Dean Stanton confirms once again his status as one of the greatest living actors in this offbeat drama that also features a memorable David Lynch.
In Theaters September 29

MAY IT LAST: A PORTRAIT OF THE AVETT BROTHERS
Documentary Feature, World Premiere, 2017
Website | Trailer

Clearly rooted in passion and fandom, Judd Apatow’s sensitive, intimate study of a remarkable band is a masterclass in music documentary portraiture.
In Theaters September 12

PAPAGAJKA
Narrative Feature, World Premiere, 2016
Website | Trailer

An astonishingly assured debut feature, Papagajka feels like the arrival of major filmmaking and acting talent
Now on Demand

SPETTACOLO
Documentary Feature, World Premiere, 2017
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The long awaited follow up to Marwencol doesn’t disappoint, a stunning portrait of a unique community that’s as singular and insightful as its predecessor.
In Theaters September 6

TROPHY
Documentary Feature, 2017
Website | Trailer

The rough, tough world of big game hunting gets a fearless documentary that unfolds with great nuance and a spirit of open-mindedness.
In Theaters September 8

UNREST
Documentary Feature, 2017
Website | Trailer

A deeply personal, startlingly raw, urgent investigation of the grossly misunderstood phenomenon of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
In Theaters September 22

WHISKEY FIST
World Premiere, Narrative Short, 2017
Website | Trailer

Lacerating satire and a fat slap of vulgarity make this painfully funny short from Gillian Horvath a must see. Whiskey Fist does not mess around.
Now Online

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