SXSW Film 2016 Timeline

Monday, June 29, 2015
Film Submissions open for 2016 SXSW Film Festival

Monday, June 29, 2015
2016 SXSW PanelPicker entry process begins

Friday, July 24, 2015
2016 SXSW PanelPicker entry process ends at 11:59 pm CDT

Monday, August 3, 2015
SXSW 2016 opens for business to buy a badge and book a hotel

Thursday, September 3, 2015
Early Deadline for Feature, Short, and Music Video Film Submissions

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Official Deadline for Feature, Short, and Music Video Film Submissions

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Late Deadline for Feature, Short, and Music Video Film Submissions

Friday, December 18, 2015
Final Deadline for Texas High School and Title Sequence Submissions

Friday, March 11, 2016
First day of programming for SXSW 2016