Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

South By Southwest Film Conference and Festival (SXSW)

  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    8

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #16: Jonathan Singer-Vine's 'Licks' Was a First Time for Pretty Much Everyone on Set

    First time filmmaker Jonathan Singer-Vine says he's currently polishing up several scripts he's been working on since before and after "Licks," and that other than that he's "just working with my friends everyday on cool shit including 'Licks'!" Here's some more info on the "cool shit" he's premier...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    11

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #15: Junya Sakino Explores Social Issues Through Comedy in 'Sake Bomb'

    Junya Sakino left his homeland of Japan in 2000 and moved to the U.S. to pursue his directing career. Those dreams were realized in his directorial debut in "The Jazz Addict," which was an official selection for Crested Butte Film Festival, and now with his first feature film, "Sake Bomb." Junya att...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    14

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #14: Brooklyn Based Filmmaker Ben Nabors Journeys to Africa in 'William and the Windmill'

    Ben Nabors will probably never forget his journey making "William and the Windmill." It was a 5 year project as well as his first feature film and directorial debut. However, he's not a newcomer to the film world. In 2010, Nabors founded {group theory}, a collaboration-driven production studio that ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    10

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #13: Matt Anderson Searches for Global Answers in 'Fall and Winter'

    In 2008, Canadian filmmaker Matt Anderson decided to abandon his production company in order to investigate the global catastrophic risks facing the human race -- a journey he captures in his film "Fall and Winter." Anderson told Indiewire that when he was 6, his family moved to a small island with ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #12: Katie Graham and Andrew Matthews On Their Gamers Movie for Non-Gamers, 'Zero Charisma'

    Having spent over a decade together, Katie Graham and Andrew Matthews have been romantically and creatively involved since high school. Their latest work is the entertaining indie comedy, "Zero Charisma." The pair have collaborated previously with director Michael Paul Stephenson as DP (Graham) and ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    11

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #11: Penny Lane Takes a Personal Look at Nixon and His Conspirators in 'Our Nixon'

    The historical documentary "Our Nixon" is Penny Lane's debut feature film. Having made short films for a long time using appropriated materials, she forays into new territory with the help of her co-producer Brian L. Frye. Penny credits him for developing the original concept. With some convincing, ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    10

    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #10: John Sayles Tells an Untold Story in 'Go for Sisters'

    Oscar-nominee John Sayles ("Amigo"), the filmmaker behind "Go for Sisters," also sidelines as a novelist, screenwriter and occasional actor. He describes his latest drama "Go for Sisters" as a story people haven’t seen before and full of terrific performances.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    15

    Life's Upside Down in Exclusive SXSW Poster for 'Kilimanjaro'

    The exclusive SXSW poster for "Kilimanjaro' is here and it highlights the notable names featured in this film debuting in the Narrative Spotlight category at the upcoming festival which launches March 8. The film features a range of stars like Brian Geraghty of "The Hurt Locker," Alexia Rasmussen of...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    5 comments
    tweet
    15

    Exclusive Clip: SXSW Documentary 'Maidentrip' Chronicles Teen Laura Dekker's Record-Breaking Sail Around the World

    Check out this exclusive clip from Jillian Schlesinger's SXSW documentary "Maidentrip," following Dutch 14-year-old Laura Dekker's seabound excursion to become the youngest person to sail around the globe solo.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    7

    New Clips from Steve Carell's SXSW Opener 'Incredible Burt Wonderstone'

    Check out two new TV spots and the trailer for "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone"; it will have its world premiere at SXSW when it opens the festival on March 8. The film opens in theaters March 15.

    Read More »

Latest Tweets


Follow us