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2014 SXSW Filmmaker Profile: Jay Karas (Director – ‘Break Point’)

2014 SXSW Filmmaker Profile: Jay Karas (Director – ‘Break Point’)

Jimmy Price (Jeremy Sisto) is a reckless man-child on the last leg of his career as a doubles tennis player. When his latest partner drops him, he realizes he’s officially burned all of his bridges on the pro circuit. He decides to make one last ditch effort to revive his career, reaching outside of the

2014 SXSW Filmmaker Profile: Amy C. Elliott (Director – ‘Wicker Kittens’)

Open the box. Dump out all the pieces. And scramble for your lives. Because this is competitive jigsaw puzzling. And it turns even the mildest of mannered Midwesterners into stone-cold competitors. Every January, the top teams in the game gather at the St. Paul Winter Carnival in frigid Minnesota to determine the fastest puzzlers in

2014 SXSW Filmmaker Profile: Jeffrey Radice (Director – ‘No No: A Dockumentary’)

On June 12, 1970, Dock Ellis threw a no-hitter for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In 137 years of professional baseball, it’s the only no-hitter tossed while the pitcher was tripping on LSD. Dock lived the expression “Black is Beautiful!” and his fearlessness enabled him to become one of the most intimidating pitchers of the 70s and