In the run up to its May premiere on Showtime, the newly-revived Twin Peaks is growing ever more present in the culture in increasingly Twin Peaks-ian ways. Take the two-day panel the show is putting up at Austin’s South by Southwest next week: While some TV shows do indeed have ... More »
We’re getting a few more details about the Twin Peaks experience at next month’s South By Southwest Conference and Film Festival in Austin, TX. Series star Kyle MacLachlan will make a special appearance Thursday night March 16 at The Showtime House at Clive Bar on Rainey Street. Show More Summary
Life, the Daniel Espinosa sci-fi thriller, about an international space crew who discover something wonderful on board until it is not, will be the closing title at this year’s South by Southwest Film Festival on Saturday, March 18.Show More Summary
The South By Southwest Film Festival announced Wednesday that the closing-night selection for its 2017 edition will be the world premiere of “Life,” directed by Daniel Espinosa and with a cast that includes Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds and Hiroyuki Sanada. The screening is to...
Showtime’s new drama series I’m Dying Up Here, set during the heyday of Hollywood’s 1970s stand-up scene will make its world premiere at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Wednesday, March 15 at 11:30 a.m. before the series airs...Show More Summary
Austin’s annual South by Southwest Festival has released the list of performers who are set for the tenth edition of SXSW Comedy Festival, which includes Bob Odenkirk, Whitney Cummings, Michael Ian Black, and Wanda Sykes. The fest, which...Show More Summary
BOOM BOOM BBQ, the SXSW announcement is here! Read it and laugh… South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 10-19, 2017) has announced the initial list of SXSW Comedy Festival participants. This year, the SXSW Comedy Festival celebrates its tenth edition. Over the last decade, the festival has hosted hundreds of acclaimed performers, establishing a […]
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This year’s SXSW takes place March 10-19 in Austin, Texas. The South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival has just announced the films playing this year as part of its annual Midnight section, devoted to the kinds of weird, electrifying and sometimes terrifying genre films that us horror fans love so much. The slate includes […]
The South By Southwest Film Festival, following up on its main program announcement last week, on Tuesday released more titles for the upcoming edition of the Austin, Texas-based event. Topping the new list is the world premiere of “The Disaster Artist,” directed by and starring James Franco. Based...
South by Southwest has unveiled its list of featured speakers for the upcoming fest, which includes the cast of Veep, Seth Rogen and exec producers of AMC’s, Better Call Saul‘s Bob Odenkrik, John Cena, and more. Jessica Shortall hasShow More Summary
Audiences heading to South by Southwest will be treated to the premiere of Baby Driver, the latest film from Shaun of the Dead and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World director Edgar Wright. It’s one of my most anticipated films of 2017 (it’s...Show More Summary
A lot has changed for Bill Simmons since he sat for an interview with Recode’s Peter Kafka back at the South by Southwest festival in March of 2015. He got fired from his longtime job at ESPN; he launched an HBO television series; he founded The Ringer on content platform Medium; HBO canceled his television series;… Read more...
The official line up for South By Southwest is up, and Baby Driver has just been announced for a world premiere at the festival! Get the details on that, and other films heading to the festival, inside.
While we wait for the Midnight titles, the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festivals announced the features lineup for the 24th edition of the Film Festival, running March 10-19, 2017 in Austin, Texas. The acclaimed program draws thousands of fans, filmmakers, press and industry leaders every year to immerse themselves in the most innovative, […]
In the new movie Colossal (out April 7, and just announced as part of the lineup for South by Southwest), Anne Hathaway already has enough on her plate to deal with — including a breakup and a humbling return to her hometown — before she discovers one last, fairly significant ... More »
Here are five selections — including a look at the Muppets and 007 — that have the potential to make an impact at SXSW and beyond.
The year’s film festival calendar continues to roll right along, with the South by Southwest Film Festival on Tuesday announcing its feature film program. The SXSW event in Austin, Texas, has become established in the festival landscape as a vital place for discovering new talent as well as a...
South by Southwest Conference and Festivals has announced its feature film lineup for its 24th annual event which runs from March 10-19 in Austin, Texas. This year’s crop includes 51 movies from first-time filmmakers, 85 World Premieres, 11 North American Premieres and five U.S. Show More Summary
Organizers for the South By Southwest Conference and Festivals are opposed to President Donald Trump’s executive order, which bans citizens from several Muslim-based countries from entering the United States... Continue reading…