It's the first full night of Music! It's the Interactive Awards! It's the Film Awards! There's Comedy! I just used a lot of exclamation points because that's how exciting this is! Film Events for March 12, 7:15pm-2am
- Grow Up, Tony Phillips. From this pic all I can say is #uncannyvalley
7:15pm, Vimeo Theater.
- SXSW Film Awards. You like me! You really like me!
8pm, Paramount Theatre.
- SXSW Film Intermission Party presented by IMAX. I wonder if the food and drink at this party can be seen in 1.43:1?
10pm, The Stage on Sixth.
- Cheap Thrills. This can't end well...
11:45pm, Alamo Ritz 1.
- Kiss of the Damned. Save the vampire, save the world?
11:45pm, Topfer Theatre at ZACH.
Interactive Events for March 12, 5pm-2am
- Bruce Sterling Closing Remarks. #beepboopbye #recycledbadjoke
5pm, ACC, Exhibit Hall 5.
- The Interactive Awards Pre-Party and Ceremony Presented by Bloomfire. You like me! You really like me! 2.0.
6pm, HIlton Austin Downtown.
- SXSW Interactive Accelerator Award Ceremony. One win to rule them all. Also, #innovate
6pm, Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon A/B.
- Cirque du Soleil #EVOKE13. This is just bananas, amirite?
8pm, ACL Live at the Moody Theater.
- The Interactive Closing Party Presented by (mt) Media Temple. Who's the special guest? I bet it's someone awesome. Mickey Mouse? No, that's not it…
Music Events for March 12, 7:30pm-2am
- Music Showcases Start tonight! Here lies the path to the Mustache Universe.
8pm, various venues.
- Reach Records Showcase. This showcase features Lecrae. He raps. And won a Grammy. And loves God.
8pm, 404 Austin.
- Jimmie Dale Gilmore and Colin Gilmore. #itsafamilyaffair
8pm, Saxon Pub.
Comedy Events for March 12, 6pm-11:30pm
- SXSW Comedy: Talkin Walkin Live Podcast Recording. Kevin Pollack as Christopher Walken sounds like a weird dream I had last night.
6pm, Esther's Follies.
- SXSW Comedy: Nick Turner and Acquaintances. "Sketch comedy experiment."
6:30pm, IFC Crossroads House.
- SXSW Comedy: The Chris Gethard Show. Chris Gethard is his real name. I looked that up on Wikipedia. I totes bet he never gets that one.
10:30pm, IFC Crossroads House.
- SXSW Comedy: Robert Kelly's Nasty Show. #kindofblue
8pm-9:30pm and 10pm-11:30pm, Esther's Follies.