South By Southwest™ Film News

Experimental Legends The Residents Confirmed for SXSW

Iconic experimental legends The Residents are coming to SXSW 2015!

The avant art collective - known for their groundbreaking work as originators of performance art and music videos - will perform at SXSW Music on Friday, March 20th at The Paramount Theatre (713 Congress). Tickets are on sale to...

SXSW Alumni Film: All the Wilderness
Written by Jim Kolmar | February 20, 2015

Finding Success at SXSW Film: All the Wilderness

A magical, mysterious take on the coming-of-age film, Michael Johnson's All the Wilderness dazzled audiences at SXSW 2014. With an enviable cast featuring up-and-comers like Kodi Smit-McPhee and Isabelle Fuhrman as well as veterans like Danny DeVito and Virginia Madsen, Johnson's film leaves a strong impression. We spoke to...

The Case Foundation
Written by Julie Yost | February 19, 2015

Connect with the Case Foundation at the Social Good Hub

The Social Good Hub brings together attendees of SXSW Music, Film and Interactive to connect through social enterprise and impact design. This year the Case Foundation is hosting two engaging sessions at the Hub, including a powerful debate featuring Jean Case, philanthropist and CEO of the Case Foundation....

SXSW 2014 screening of Harmontown. Photo by Jon Shapely.
Written by Jim Kolmar | February 19, 2015

35mm or DCP? SXSW Film Exhibition Manager Demystifies the Exhibition Process

Screening a film at SXSW is a fantastic opportunity for filmmakers, but what exactly does that entail once picture is locked, travel is booked, and posters printed? How do our enthusiastic audiences actually get to see films on screen?

We spoke to veteran projectionist and SXSW Film Exhibition Manager ...

SXsports Session Warmup: Affiliated Film Screenings

For this week’s SXsports Session Warmup, we’re highlighting a few of the SXSW Film Festival screenings that are part of SXsports programming and open to all Film, Interactive, Gold & Platinum badgeholders. This year’s sport-related screenings include nine feature length and five short films, which hit the...