SXSW Alumni Films - Watch Now! Friday, May 30

Written by Linda Park | May 30, 2014

ELENA

Visions, 2013
Petra Costa's dreamlike documentary about her sister's suicide will haunt and move you.
Opens Today.

THEATRICAL

SXSW Alumni Film Before You Know It

BEFORE YOU KNOW IT

Documentary Spotlight, 2013
Explore what it is to be a gay man growing older in America in this uplifting, lovely doc.
Opens Today, Trailer

DVD/BLU-RAY/ON DEMAND

SXSW Alumni Film Big Joy: the Adventures of James Broughton

BIG JOY: THE ADVENTURES OF JAMES BROUGHTON

Documentary Feature Competition, 2013
It's poetry in motion in this engaging film about James Broughton's expansive, interesting life. Ecstasy for everyone!
DVD, June 3. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film The First Movie

THE FIRST MOVIE

Festival Favorites, 2011
Local kids make good. A group of children in northern Iraq are given access to digital mini-cams and the results are inspiring and wonderfully uncynical.
Now Available On Demand. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film Harry Dean Stanton Partly Fiction

HARRY DEAN STANTON: PARTLY FICTION

Visions, 2013
Get to know the legend from the man who says, "There is no self."
DVD, June 3.
Now Available On Demand. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film Tiny A Story About Living Small

TINY: A STORY ABOUT LIVING SMALL

Documentary Spotlight, 2013
Sustainability and design take the spotlight in this doc about a changing American Dream.
DVD, June 3. Trailer

SXSW Alumni Film We Always Lie To Strangers

WE ALWAYS LIE TO STRANGERS

Documentary Feature Competition, 2013
Branson, Missouri. The country music destination is more strange and wonderful than you ever imagined.
DVD, June 3. Trailer

Photo credits:
Before you Know It courtesy Mike Simpson
Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton courtesy Frisky Divinity
The First Movie courtesy CONNECTfilm Ltd
Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction courtesy First Hand Films
Tiny: A Story About Living Small courtesy First Run Features