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12 Observations From The 2017 South By Southwest Film Festival

12 Observations From The 2017 South By Southwest Film Festival

For the majority of its 24 years, South by Southwest has been most commonly associated with its music festival – a midweek sprawl of bands and artists playing in just about every bar and street corner in Austin– while the movies and interactive portions play second fiddle. Look back at some of the festival’s recent

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SXSW 2017 Filmmaker Profile: Miao Wang (Maineland)

Filmed over three years in China and the U.S., ‘Maineland’ is a multi-layered coming-of-age tale that follows two teenagers of China’s wealthy elite as they settle into a boarding school in blue-collar rural Maine. This SXSW Award Winner (Jury Prize – Excellence in Observational Cinema) follows part of the enormous wave of “parachute students” enrolling


Full SXSW 2017 Feature Film Lineup Unveiled

Running March 10-19, 2017, SXSW Film Festival will screen some 125 feature films will screen. Of these films, there will be 84 World Premieres, 11 North American Premieres, and 6 US Premieres, while the always admirable First-time filmmakers rate stands at 51 films. Of the full lineup, which you can find at the link below, a select  highlights include Baby

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SXSW & TFF 2016: Starz Wins Bidding War for My Blind Brother Distribution

Starz has picked up Sophie Goodhart’s romantic comedy, My Blind Brother, which premiered at South by Southwest Film Festival and also played at Tribeca Film Festival, Variety reports. The magazine says that the acquisition “will likely be the biggest sale out of this year’s South by Southwest” and is estimated to be in the low seven-figure range. The comedy was reportedly

“En Estados Unidos, La Gente Está Entrenada Para Reconocer Talento”; Entrevista Con Elisa Lleras, Co-Fundadora y Productora Ejecutiva de La Panda

Cuando los once integrantes de La Panda se conocieron en Los Ángeles en 2011, nunca se imaginaron que años después una de las películas producidas por su empresa ganaría un Goya y estaría a punto de estrenarse en las salas de Estados Unidos. Aprovechando su tercer aniversario, hablamos con Elisa Lleras, cofundadora y productora ejecutiva

Catch these 10 great films at the 2015 sxsw film festival

10 Films to Watch at SXSW 2015

As the 2015 SXSW Music, Film & Interactive Festival descends, once again, on the great city of Austin, Texas, the festival has released their biggest lineup of quality films, shorts, episodic’s, music videos and documentaries in their history.  SXSW seems to separate itself from the pack as a destination willing to screen more pop culture