Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

South By Southwest Film Conference and Festival (SXSW)

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    SXSW Review: Unexpectedly Moving Documentary 'Harmontown' Examines 'Community' Creator Dan Harmon

    We're not sure there's been a figure in the history of television quite like Dan Harmon. The "Community" creator has, over the past few years, become the first celebrity showrunner, a writer as well-known as any of his creations, and whose fiiter-free, headline-grabbing antics, and rise-and-fall-and...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    SXSW Announces 2014 Audience Award Winners

    Audience award winners have been announced for the 2014 South by Southwest Film Festival, now wrapping up in Austin.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Diego Luna, Michael Peña, Rosario Dawson Talk SXSW Audience Award Winner 'Cesar Chavez' (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

    After a rousing North American premiere at SXSW, Mexican director Diego Luna and actors Michael Peña, Rosario Dawson and Gabriel Mann talk about the challenge of turning the great farm worker activist Cesar Chavez into a watchable movie. They did it.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    SXSW Review: ‘Space Station 76’ Starring Patrick Wilson, Liv Tyler & Matt Bomer

    The retro-kitsch appeal inherent to “Space Station 76” is palpable from its star-gazing opening credits, rendered as they are in Gill Sans font (think “2001: A Space Odyssey”) with state-of-the-art CGI effects modeled on the miniature work of yesteryear. What follows is a sci-fi soap opera seemingly...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    SXSW Review: 'Sequoia’ Starring Aly Michalka, Joey Lauren Adams & Demetri Martin

    An uneven, but still strangely appealing look at mortality, second chances and family dysfunction, the SXSW indie "Sequoia" may resemble a less joyful, arguably more honest version of the "Little Miss Sunshine" narrative, but it still has its own charms despite having many disagreeable characters.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    SXSW Review: ‘The Mend’ Starring Josh Lucas, Stephen Plunkett & Mickey Sumner

    Sour, acidic, leading characters in cinema are difficult to pull off. Audiences are already inured to charming, heroic protagonists and often repelled by their opposite. But Woody Allen managed unlikable characters for years, Noah Baumbach has successfully taken that mantle, Alex Ross Perry does a w...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    REVIEW: SXSW Grand Jury Doc Winner 'The Great Invisible'

    I was happy to see that Margaret Brown’s deserving documentary “The Great Invisible,” on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and its aftermath, nabbed the Grand Jury award at this year’s SXSW. While the doc competition lineup was strong, Brown’s film displayed the tautest and most skillful chops in term...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    SXSW: Tobe Hooper On Why Audiences Get 'Texas Chain Saw Massacre' Better Now Than When It Was First Released

    40 years on, "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre" still packs the same punch it did when it first came out and changed the face of horror. In fact, director Tobe Hooper feels it packs even more of a punch now that audiences are able to embrace the film's extremely dark humor, a fact made clear during SXSW...

    Read More »

Latest Tweets


Follow us