Alchemy has acquired U.S. distribution rights to The Frontier, director/co-writer Oren Shai’s noir thriller that had its world premiere this year in the Narrative Spotlight section at SXSW. Jocelin Donahue, Kelly Lynch and Jim Beaver...Show More Summary
The festival has moved the controversial panel to the gaming expo.
by Andrew Sacher London trio Haelos signed to Matador a little while back, and this past June they released the four-song Earth Not Above EP on the label. It had them channeling late '90s trip-hop and doing a good amount...
FilmBuff and Orion Releasing have jointly acquired worldwide rights to Charles Hood’s romantic comedy Night Owls, which stars Adam Pally and Rosa Salazar and premiered this year at SXSW. The film will be released theatrically in select...Show More Summary
Maybe five years ago, I was at the FADER Fort at SXSW, waiting for Lil B to play one of his first big solo shows since he’d become a buzzy word-of-mouth internet presence. I’d been waiting in that tent for a long time, and I was chatting with friends when I looked up and, holy […]
Crystal Castles are currently working on a new LP, Ethan Kath's first without former singer Alice Glass, who contentiously left the group last year. It was previously reported that Crystal Castles would perform at SXSW, and now,...Show More Summary
During SXSW 2014, Rashad Owens crashed his car into a group of people waiting outside the Mohawk. Twenty people were injured and four people were killed, including Sandy Le, the roommate of longtime TMT writer E. Nagurney. Now, The Austin-American...Show More Summary
BuzzFeed said it would only come back to the South by Southwest festival panel roster if organizers put online harassment back on the agenda, and it's making good on its word. The web firm tells Recode that it's returning to SXSW 2016's lineup now that the event has instituted a day-long Online Harassment Summit. Show More Summary
VideoA few years back at SXSW, the ubiquity of QR codes earned that promising AR-like technology the conference crown, in spite of its obvious flaws. The previous year, it was the geo-locating, Mayor-making check-in app FourSquare that emerged as the clear winner, especially for night crawlers and humble braggers. Each had [...]
The Texas driver who killed four people when he plowed into crowd at the SXSW festival will spend the rest of his life behind bars.
Rashad Owens, 23, will spend life in prison without parole.
Rashad Owens Unsuccessfully Pleads A Case Of Fear And Flight.
AUSTIN -- The driver that sped through a crowded street during last year's SXSW music festival, killing four people and injuring more than 20 others, was found guilty of capital murder on Friday and sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Rashad Owens, 23, was intoxicated when he struck a crowd attending South by Southwest in Austin last year. He was found guilty of capital murder, which brings a prison sentence of life without parole.
Undying love sees one of its most gruesome expressions in NINA FOREVER, a SXSW premiere that has won plenty of fest praise, and is now heading for U.S. release. Epic Pictures has announced that NINA FOREVER, written and directed by Ben and Chris Blaine, will open February 12, 2016 for Valentine’s Day weekend. The movie […]
Rashad Owens killed 4 people when he plowed his car into a crowd at the Austin festival in 2014
killed four peopleRashad Owens, the man who killed four people as he drove his car his into a group of people during South by Southwest in 2014, will spend the rest of his life in prison. A Travis County jury found the 23-year-old guilty of capital murder Friday, according to...
Rashad Owens, the man who killed four people and injured 20 others at SXSW 2014 when he drove through crowds on a pedestrian-only stretch of Red River Street, has been found guilty of capital murder today in Austin, TX....
During last year’s SXSW, Rashad Owens, attempting to escape from police, drove his car into a crowd of people outside Austin venue the Mohawk. The resulting crash killed four people and injured many more. Owens was charged with capital murder, as well as four counts of felony murder, and testimony in his trial began earlier […]
Dark Sky Films and Snowfort Pictures are teaming with director Ted Geoghegan on Satanic Panic, the follow-up to his SXSW horror pic We Are Still Here. The new project’s screenplay is being written by Grady Hendrix, whose novel Horrorstör...Show More Summary