Every March, creatives of all stripes gather in Austin to witness, share and inspire the visions that will galvanize the filmmakers and ideas of tomorrow. SXSW Film Conference & Festival champions the vitality, innovation and opportunity that drives the entertainment and media landscape, and boldly tackles the evolution of all aspects of “film” today, down to its very definition.
A nexus of discovery and collaborative energy, SXSW Film celebrates the art and business of the possible.
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MIPTV’s 50th anniversary edition kicks off in Cannes April 8 and whether you’re in Cannes or not, the celebrations will be easily accessible online!
MIPBlog will feature key conference live blogging of sessions, including showrunners and directors Eli Roth (Hostel), David S Goyer (The Dark Knight Trilogy) and Howard Gordon (Homeland), as well as interviews with stars such as Gene Simmons (KISS) and actress Famke Janssen.
Along with the rest of the international film community, SXSW is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of film critic, blogger and the filmmaker's film lover, Roger Ebert.
We were honored to host Ebert as a juror for our 2011 Film Festival, where his jury selected Natural Selection as the Narrative Feature Competition winner (star Rachael Harris & filmmaker Robbie Pickering pictured above with the Eberts). In his long and storied career, Ebert has regularly championed the work of new and emerging filmmakers, and in the 2011 edition of his beloved Ebertfest, SXSW alumni Tiny Furniture, 45365 and Natural Selection were all invited as part of his personally curated program.
SXSW is over... but it's not too late to get your official 2013 swag! Head on over to sxsw.com/merch to shop the assortment of specialty Gap tees from this year's fest and relive the memories all year long.
Also, if you were able to purchase one of Gap's tees on-site, don't forget to redeem your 30% off coupon for a pair of 1969 jeans before April 7. Bring the hang-tag to your local Gap retailer for the in-store discount.
New! 2014 dates!
Interactive: March 7–11
Film: March 7–16
Music: March 11–16
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