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The South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival announced Audience Award-winners

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival announced Audience Award-winners today from the Narrative Feature Competition, Documentary Feature Competition, Narrative Spotlight, Documentary Spotlight, Emerging Visions, Midnighters, 24 Beats Per Second, SXGlobal, Festival Favorites and Design Award categories. Audience Award results for all categories were certified by the accounting[...]

SXSW starts with Source Code; 5 more Must-See films

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: South By Southwest has grown to become a must-attend for film aficionados, the launch pad for spring’s high-profile offerings and a fan-friendly environment for discovering emerging talents and experimental cinema. Coupled with the concurrent Music and Interactive components, SXSW’s Film program helps turn downtown Austin, Texas into[...]

Seth Rogen, Simon Pegg in red band “Paul” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Yesterday we ran the red band trailer for Cameron Diaz’s summer comedy “Bad Teacher.” This morning, we posted the second trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal’s SXSW thriller “Source Code.” And now we’ve encountered a red band trailer for a SXSW comedy. It’s like blending the best of both worlds. Or,[...]

Mel Gibson, “The Beaver” sinking teeth into SXSW

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The annual South By Southwest festival scored a major coup, announcing that Jodie Foster’s “The Beaver,” starring controversial A-lister Mel Gibson, will hold its World Premiere at this year’s event, which is scheduled for March 11-20. “The Beaver” was one of five new titles added to[...]

SXSW 2011 officially open for submissions

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s appropriate that, as details of a “Kick-Ass” sequel start to hit the wires, we turn our attention to the festival which helped launch Matthew Vaughn’s superhero comedy last spring: South By Southwest (SXSW). Festival organizers announced today that the 2011 SXSW has begun accepting submissions and registrations[...]

SXSW Announces Closing Night Film

BY STAFF The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival has announced Chris Morris’ pitch-black satire Four Lions as its Closing Night film, to play on Saturday, March 20 at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas. SXSW also released additional feature and short titles or the 2010 event, which[...]