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    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #3: 'Cheap Thrills' Rejects the American Dream and a 'Big Ass Spider!' Destroys LA

    Producer Travis Stevens of Snowfort Pictures has two films premiering in the SXSW "Midnighters" category this year, one veering on the more series side as an honest, yet funny commentary on the American Dream, and the other as a fun, ridiculous monster movie. "Cheap Thrills," the directorial debut o...

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    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #2: Malcolm Ingram's 'Continental' Tells the Story of the Infamous NYC Bathhouse

    Documentary filmmaker Malcolm Ingram, whose work has focused on issues facing the gay community, tells the historical story of the notorious 1970s New York City bathhouse that transcended sexuality in "Continental." The film charts the pivotal role the Continental Bathhouse played in social toleranc...

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    Meet the 2013 SXSW Filmmakers #1: Zach Clark's Sad Christmas Sex Comedy 'White Reindeer'

    Zach Clark loves Christmas and in his latest feature he stays true to the Christmas genre, but also true what he believes the holiday is all about. "White Reindeer" reveals all aspects of of the magical December 25, including the depressing, the weird, and the comical.

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    Zal Batmanglij's 'The East' To Close SXSW Film Festival; 'The Spectacular Now' Also Added To Lineup

    It looks like SXSW is going to be a bit of Sundance South in 2013. With Park City premieres like "Don Jon's Addiction," "Computer Chess," "Prince Avalanche," "Before Midnight" and "Upstream Color" all headed to Austin, one more movie that unspool...

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    SXSW 2013 Announces Midnight Slate With Films By Vincenzo Natali, Rob Zombie, V/H/S/2 & More

    ...and yes there is more movie sauce to pour over the BBQ that is SXSW next month. After firming up their main slate last week, the folks in Austin have revealed their Midnighter line-up and there may be more than one worth losing some sleep for.

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    SXSW 2013 Line Up Adds 'Before Midnight,' Joss Whedon' 'Much Ado About Nothing,' Sundance Hits & More

    Put on the extra-loose pants and get ready for some BBQ. Austin is fixing to welcome the cinematic world in March with the SXSW Film Festival, and today they've dropped their full slate of features. And adding to a line up that already includes "Evil Dead," "Spring Breakers" and "The Incredible Burt...

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    SXSW TRAILER: The Rise and Fall of Napster in Alex Winter's 'Downloaded' (VIDEO)

    Among the documentaries recently announced to be premiering in Austin when SXSW kicks off on March 8th is Alex Winter's "Downloaded." The film aims to chronicle the birth and effects of the 'downloading revolution' that began with Sean Parker, who is interviewed in the film, and the creation of Naps...

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    SXSW Reportedly Rejects 'The Canyons' Over "Quality Issues," Paul Schrader Has "No Qualms" That The Film Is "Very Good"

    Well, the buzz around Paul Schrader's "The Canyons" continues to swirl, and it's been not particularly good. Most of that talk comes from the New York Times Magazine extensive article on the film, which among other things included the saga of Lindsay Lohan's behaviour on the se...

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    SXSW 2013 Brings 'Burt Wonderstone,' Spring Breakers,' 'Evil Dead,' 'Drinking Buddies' & More To Austin

    The Sundance Film Festival starts Thursday, a few short weeks later it's the Berlin International Film Festival and just as the weather starts getting warmer, film fans will flock to Austin for the SXSW Film Conference And Festival. In fact, it's less than two months away and now the slate i...

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    SXSW 2013: 'The Incredible Burt Wonderstone' to Open the Fest; 'Evil Dead' & 'Drinking Buddies' Also on Tap

    “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone,” starring Steve Carell and Steve Buscemi, will kick off the 20th annual SXSW Film Conference and Festival, which runs March 8-16 in Austin, Texas, as the event’s opening-night film. Local hero Joe Swanberg will return to the festival with his new c...

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