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Written by Corinna Burford | February 19, 2014

Benefit Your Social Enterprise by Meeting With The Pros!

The SXSW Social Good Hub was created to connect professionals at SXSW who are working towards common good. Gain valuable insight from our lineup of seasoned professionals across industries Monday, March 10th at Bungalow. Meet with experts from ONE.org, The United Nations Foundation, Whole Planet Foundation, branding and political...

2014 SXsports Session Spotlight: Stop Pricing Tickets Like It’s 1999

A new element for the 2014 event, SXsports has already generated tons of buzz. So who is speaking on this special track of convergence programming? This installment of the Session Spotlight features Qcue founder and CEO Barry Kahn. At SXSW 2014, his dual presentation titled ...

Filmmakers Dan Beers, Michael Obert and Michael Johnson
Written by Jim Kolmar | February 18, 2014

Filmmakers in Focus - Premature, Song From the Forest and The Wilderness of James

The three very different films featured in today's Filmmakers in Focus, all drawn from the Visions section. As filmmaker Dan Beers says, Premature is essentially "Groundhog Day, but with orgasms". Michael Obert's poetic documentary Song from the Forest follows American Louis Sarno as he makes his life with a Pygmy...

Final SXSWedu Keynote Announcement and Much More!

Every March the most innovative and energetic leaders in education convene at SXSWedu to connect and collaborate on the future of teaching and learning. With the SXSWedu Conference & Festival less than two short weeks away, SXSWedu is thrilled to announce the final Keynote and Featured Sessions including Rod...

Filmmakers Liz Tuccillo, Bryan Reisberg and Jon Matthews
Written by Jim Kolmar | February 14, 2014

Filmmakers in Focus - Big Significant Things, Surviving Cliffside, Take Care

The three filmmakers in today's Filmmakers in Focus are making their feature film debut at SXSW 2014 While the films are very different, they share the tenacity that underpins so many of the filmmakers waiting to unleash their work this March.

Meet the filmmakers behind Big Significant Things,...