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  • Space Station 76
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    SPWA, Picturehouse, Starz Digital take SXSW trio

    2014-03-07T18:20:00Z

    UPDATE: Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA) has acquired all international rights to Space Station 76, while in separate deals Picturehouse has acquired The Guest and Starz Digital Media has taken North American rights to To Be Takei ahead of their Austin screenings.

  • Kerry Trainor
    News

    Vimeo unveils $10m distribution fund

    2014-03-06T17:08:00Z

    The video platform will promote a $10m investment at SXSW on the anniversary of its Vimeo On Demand platform.

  • Long Distance
    News

    Visit takes SXSW entry Long Distance

    2014-02-28T04:05:00Z

    Visit Films will present the world premiere of Carlos Marques-Marcet’s first feature Long Distance (formerly 10,000KM) at SXSW. 

  • Marc Webb
    News

    SXSW unveils conference line-up

    2014-02-12T23:25:00Z

    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 director Marc Webb will deliver the fourth keynote address at SXSW on March 8 as organisers also announced the complete conference line-up.

  • The Infinite Man
    News

    Shoreline visits The Infinite Man

    2014-02-08T08:38:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE : Hugh Sullivan’s debut feature world premieres at next month’s SXSW.

  • Stage Fright
    News

    Magnet Releasing gets Stage Fright

    2014-02-05T21:24:00Z

    Jerome Sable’s horror musical will open in the US after its world premiere in the Midnighters section at SXSW .

  • 13 Sins
    News

    SXSW unveils Midnighters, shorts

    2014-02-05T19:33:00Z

    SXSW top brass have announced the Midnighters and short film line-ups, set to screen when the festival runs in Austin, Texas, from March 7-15.

  • Neighbors
    News

    SXSW unveils 2014 line-up

    2014-01-30T20:00:00Z

    Headliners strand includes first screenings of the upcoming Universal comedy Neighbors (pictured) starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron and Australian time-travel thriller Predestination with Ethan Hawke.

  • Chef
    News

    Chef to open SXSW

    2014-01-09T20:00:00Z

    The Austin event will host the world premiere of Jon Favreau’s film on March 7.

  • Lena Dunham
    News

    SXSW announces daily keynotes

    2013-10-15T17:00:00Z

    Filmmakers Lena Dunham, Jason Blum and Casey Neistat will deliver daily keynote addresses at SXSW 2014.

  • Awful Nice
    News

    Screen Media gets Awful Nice

    2013-07-09T19:13:00Z

    The distributor has acquired US rights to Todd Sklar’s comedy and has earmarked a spring 2014 theatrical and VOD release preceded by a nationwide college tour of event screenings and interactive parties through Sklar’s Range Life.

  • Short Term
    News

    Memento takes on sales of SXSW hit Short Term 12

    2013-04-11T07:34:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: Destin Cretton’s award-winning picture stars Brie Larson as a care-worker in a foster care facility.

  • The Great Hip Hop Hoax
    News

    KFD acquires Hip Hop Hoax

    2013-04-02T13:01:00Z

    Jeanie Finlay’s documentary picked up worldwide, excluding UK/Ireland, by London-based sales and distribution company.

  • Short Term 12
    News

    Cinedigm acquires Short Term 12

    2013-03-28T17:50:00Z

    Cinedigm has picked up all North American and Latin American rights to Destin Daniel Cretton’s SXSW hit.

  • 12 O'Clock Boys
    News

    O-Scope acquires 12 O’Clock Boys

    2013-03-26T15:29:00Z

    The recent SXSW premiere will next screen at the Hot Docs and Full Frame documentary festivals before Oscilloscope Laboratories takes it to additional festivals prior to theatrical, DVD and digital release. 

  • Go For Sisters
    News

    CMG acquires Go For Sisters

    2013-03-23T18:33:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: Edward Noeltner’s Cinema Management Group has taken all international rights to the John Sayles thriller following its world premiere in SXSW.

  • Static
    News

    Cinedigm takes 3D thriller Static

    2013-03-19T18:30:00Z

    The North American acquisition out of SXSW marks the third sale for burgeoning producer New Artists Alliance following deals on Milo and Cheap Thrills.

  • Drinking Buddies
    News

    Magnolia acquires Drinking Buddies

    2013-03-19T18:03:00Z

    Joe Swanberg’s relationship film was one of the highlights of SXSW.

  • Short Term 12
    News

    Short Term 12 wows SXSW audience

    2013-03-17T17:42:00Z

    Destin Daniel Cretton’s winner of the narrative feature competition grand jury prize has added the audience award to the trophy cabinet.

  • The Great Hip Hop Hoax
    News

    Vertigo acquires Hip Hop Hoax

    2013-03-13T12:09:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: Vertigo Films has snapped UK rights to new feature doc The Great Hip Hop Hoax by director Jeanie Finlay.