SXSW Features

  • Gregory Viens
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    Gregori Viens, 'And Punching The Clown'

    2016-03-09T08:55:00Z

    Ahead of the world premiere in SXSW in 24 Beats Per Second on March 13, the director talks to Jeremy Berkowitz about grounding his films in reality, the impact of social media, and titles that start with the letter “A”.

  • Mania Days
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    Paul Dalio, 'Mania Days'

    2015-03-17T20:31:00Z

    NYU Tisch School Of the Arts and NYU graduate film-making alumnus Paul Dalio talks to Elbert Wyche about Mania Days, his debut feature that premieres in SXSW.

  • Justin Lerner
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    Justin Lerner, 'The Automatic Hate'

    2015-03-16T22:50:00Z

    UCLA film school grad Justin Lerner talks to Elbert Wyche about his SXSW debut and second directorial effort The Automatic Hate, which receives its world premiere on March 15.

  • Ron Nyswaner
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    Ron Nyswaner, 'She’s The Best Thing In It'

    2015-03-16T19:26:00Z

    The Academy Award-nominated writer of Philadelphia talks about his latest rare foray into directing on the SXSW documentary about Tony Award winner Mary Louise Wilson.

  • Charles Hood
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    Charles Hood, 'Night Owls'

    2015-03-15T20:41:00Z

    After an eight-year hiatus, Nebraska native Charles Hood debuts his second feature Night Owls in SXSW’s Narrative Spotlight section. He tells Tiffany Pritchard about his return to action.

  • Janet Pierson
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    Janet Pierson on the identity of SXSW

    2015-03-13T09:16:00Z

    SXSW’s head of film talks to Jeremy Kay about the upcoming edition, which starts today [March 13].

  • Janet Pierson
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    Janet Pierson, Rebecca Feferman, SXSW

    2014-03-06T11:03:00Z

    In the run-up to SXSW 2014, head of SXSW film Janet Pierson and head of film media relations and programmer Rebecca Feferman sat down with Screen to talk about international cinema, the golden years of TV and Jurgen Klinsmann.

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    SXSW 2012 preview: Buzz titles to watch for

    2012-03-01T11:34:00Z

    Festival director Janet Pierson talks about this year’s discoveries, including hot opener The Cabin In The Woods.

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    SXSW reveals Midnighters

    2012-02-08T20:35:00Z

    The SXSW festival has announced the features in its Midnighters section and revealed its complete line-up of shorts.