Video Spotlight

Rachel Sklar talked tech industry gender inequality at SXSW 2013
Written by Hugh Forrest | October 7, 2013

2013 SXSW Video Archive: Rachel Sklar Attacks the Tech Industry's Unequal Male Female Ratio

Rachel Sklar has emerged as one of the strongest voices against the male-dominated world of technology, continually reminding readers about the negative consequences of the unequal distribution of power between men and women in this industry.

This issue also served as the focus of the "Change the...

SXSW Comedy IFC Crossroads House Podcasting Panel
Written by Samantha Pitchel | October 3, 2013

SXSW Comedy Flashback: Scott Aukerman, Doug Benson, and Marc Maron on Podcasting

In honor of the LA Podfest – a three-day celebration of some of the biggest, best comedy podcasts that kicks of tomorrow in Santa Monica – SXSW Comedy is taking you back to 2011, when the IFC Crossroads House hosted a talk with podcast heavyweights (and frequent SXSW Comedy...

Justin Bieber on Between Two Ferns with Zach Galafianakis
Written by Samantha Pitchel | September 27, 2013

Comedy Video Spotlight: Between Two Ferns with Zach Galafianakis and Justin Bieber

Yes, this happened. And, surprisingly (after his interesting appearance on SNL last season), the Biebs is pretty funny as he plays along with The Hangover star Galafianakis’ confusing, confrontational line of questioning. Who hasn’t wondered what Bieber thinks about onstage, or whether it’s fun to be cocky, or what was...

Watch the Doug Ulman video from SXSW 2013
Written by Hugh Forrest | September 26, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video Recap: Doug Ulman Covers Crisis Communications

Almost every organization with a strong public persona must eventually deal with some kind of crisis communication episode. Although few have experienced an episode of the severity (and magnitude) that the Austin-based cancer-focused charity LiveStrong faced last January when founder Lance Armstrong finally admitted to having used performance enhancing...