SXSW Alumni Films - Watch Now! Friday, January 10

Written by Linda Park | January 10, 2014

LOVES HER GUN

Narrative Spotlight, 2013
Allie's got a gun...
Opens Today (Ltd)

THEATRICAL

SXSW Alumni Film The Wait

THE WAIT

Visions, 2013
The waiting really is the hardest part. Sisters Angela and Emma find very different ways to deal with the passing of their mother.
Opens Today (Ltd)

DVD/BLU-RAY/ON DEMAND

SXSW Alumni Film 20 Feet from Stardom

20 FEET FROM STARDOM

24 Beats per Second, 2013
Relegated to the background no more, the ladies finally become the real stars of the show in this entertaining doc about the lives of the backup singers for some of the biggest artists in the world.
DVD January 14
On Demand from January 14. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film Pit Stop

PIT STOP

Festival Favorites, 2013
What is love? Here's one answer as it played out in a tiny Texas town.
Now available On Demand. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film Short Term 12

SHORT TERM 12

Narrative Competition, 2013
A gem of a film from last year's fest. Brie Larson turns in a lovely performance as a supervisor at a foster-care facility for at-risk teenagers.
DVD/BLU-RAY January 14.
On Demand January 14. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film The Spectacular Now

THE SPECTACULAR NOW

Festival Favorites, 2013
Coming of age never felt so true.
DVD/BLU-RAY from January 14.
On Demand January 14 . Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film We Cause Scenes

WE CAUSE SCENES

Documentary Spotlight, 2013
We cause improv everywhere you go. The mission, should you choose to accept it...
Now On Demand. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film You're Next

YOU'RE NEXT

Midnighters, 2013
And you don't want to be next, trust me.
DVD/BLU-RAY January 14.
On Demand January 14 Trailer

Photo credits: The Wait, courtesy Visit Films
20 Feet From Stardom courtesy Radius-TWC
Pit Stop courtesy Mile Maker Film Inc.
Short Term 12 courtesy Cinedigm
The Spectacular Now courtesy A24
We Cause Scenes, courtesy the filmmakers
You're Next courtesy Lionsgate