This article is reprinted with permission from diaTribe. Find the original article here. By Amelia Dmowska and Ava Runge A major call for creativity, urgency, and new approaches to behavior change from expert panelists at SXSW 2017 The annual 2017 South by Southwest (SXSW) conference drew tens of thousands of attendees to Austin, TX, to learn […]
Sounds like: Flume, ODESZA, XXYYXX Song: Grouplove - Good Morning (PINES Remix) What's so good? Fresh from conquering SXSW Australian duo PINES have released a remix of Grouplove's "Good Morning." Manipulating the vocals and creating...Show More Summary
Filmmaker Wes Hurley Grew Up Gay in Russia, Then His Mom Became a Mail-Order Bride Wes Hurley's amazing life helped win him the SXSW's 2017 Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary Short for his film "Little Potato," so we interviewed him... Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
The future of work was a major topic at SXSW this year, where I participated on a panel on the topic. Afterwards, a member of the audience approached me eager to learn how to become a better manager of remote teams. “I know I need to learn this skill to help my career,” she said....
EXCLUSIVE: Monument Releasing has acquired North American distribution rights to Mark Webber's latest film Flesh and Blood, the indie that premiered at SXSW this year to critical acclaim. The company will release the film theatrically...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: IFC Midnight has acquired North American rights to 68 Kill, the Trent Haaga thriller that won the audience award this year in the SXSW Midnighters section. Matthew Gray Gubler, Annalynne McCord, Sheila Vand, Alisha Boe, Sam Eidson and Lucy Faust star in the pic, which is based on Bryan Smith’s novel. Show More Summary
IFC Midnight has acquired North American rights to Trent Haaga’s 68 Kill, which had its world premiere at last month’s SXSW Film Festival. Our own Ben Larned reviewed the film, calling it “bloody, hilarious Southern Gothic madness.” Expect a limited theatrical release to go along with VOD later in 2017. Based on the novel by Bryan Smith, […]
EXCLUSIVE: Netflix has picked up worldwide rights to Sudhanshu Saria's debut feature Loev, a gay love story set against the backdrop of an road trip in India. The film, which premiered at SXSW last year before screening at Talinn Black...Show More Summary
In 2012 I attended a panel at SXSW titled Digital Immortals: Preserving Life Beyond Death which began my journey exploring all the facets of Digital Legacy. I recently came across the audio (embedded below) for a SXSW talk from 2016Show More Summary
Hello, fellow horror fans! For those of you who don’t know me, I’m Ari, a relatively new contributor and critic at BD. I helped cover SXSW 2017 this year alongside Trace, but even if you haven’t had a chance to catch any of my posts here just yet (or at Dread Central, where I previously wrote for a bit), […]
One of my favorite things about SXSW (well, after the music) are the crazy comments that you hear along the way. Here are a few choice selections from SXSW 2017. I hope your life has meaning after SXSW. Har Mar Superstar There’s a fine line between radical folk, punk rock and kumbaya. Otis Gibbs This […]
After competitive bidding, A24 and DirecTV have acquired The Ballad of Lefty Brown, a Western starring Bill Pullman that had its world premiere at SXSW to critical acclaim. The film will be released in an 30-day exclusive window on DirecTV before it goes to its theatrical run via A24. Show More Summary
Annette Kellerman Hangs With THE STRANGE ONES- The Directors And Talent Behind The SXSW '17 Standout Read the full article on AICN A few weeks back during SXSW '17 I had the wonderful opportunity to talk about THE STRANGE ONES with directors...Show More Summary
MATTHEW LOGAN VASQUEZ The former (?) Delta Spirit frontman sure likes to rock. I caught him a few times over the week and it he fired up the crowd each time. He suffered from poor sound at one show, but the energy carried him through. Like many an artist, he was showcasing songs from the […]
Photo by Andrew White I slept on Combs’ 2015 release, All These Dreams. But right before SXSW, Canyons Of My Mind wound up in my inbox and I decided to dig in anticipation of taking in a set. It wasn’t long before Combs moved from the “Maybe I’ll catch a set list,” to the “Must-see [...]
Magnolia Pictures acquired U.S. distribution rights to director Thomas Riedelsheimer's documentary Leaning Into the Wind and is planning a theatrical rollout later this year. It’s Riedelsheimer’s sophomore docu on renowned British artist Andy Goldsworthy, following their 2001 collaboration Rivers and Tides. Show More Summary
You might think I'm overstating in that headline for effect. But I'm among some of the lucky Overlords who saw Charlize Theron's Atomic Blonde world premiere at SXSW. There we learned this is more than Theron strutting and kicking ass...
Dark Sky Films will bring a strange story, to the screen. The film is titled Another Evil. From director Carson D. Mell, the film is a blend of horror and comedy. Recently, it showed at SXSW, in Austin and the Fantasia Film Festival....Show More Summary
Last month, Edgar Wright‘s latest film Baby Driver played SXSW and received plenty of rave reviews, including one from our own Jacob Hall. The critical acclaim and the buzz that followed was enough to convince TriStar Pictures to bump the film from its initial August release date all the way up to the end of June. Show More Summary
AUSTIN LUCAS Lucas snuck into Austin to play a single afternoon solo acoustic show. To say that he attacked his guitar wouldn’t be an overstatement. He alternated between channeling Johnny Cash in his fiery moments and Blaze Foley’s mellow stylings. It was a powerful performance from start to finish. RON GALLO Gallo was a contender […]