SXSW is adding a sports component, SXsports, to its 2014 slate, with a featured conversation between Simmons and Silver among the sessions.
Working on the reasonable assumption that people who attend film festivals are receptive to films about other films, SXSW programmers sprinkled the 2013 lineup with a number of biographical…
Oscilloscope Laboratories has nabbed all North American rights to Lotfy Nathan's feature bow "12 O'Clock Boys" after its world preem in the SXSW film festival's docu competish earlier this month.
With 78 features world premiering at SXSW this year, Variety couldn't possibly get to everything. Here are quick takes from senior film critic Peter Debruge on a handful of deserving films that…
At age 14, amateur inventor William Kamkwamba taught himself to build a windmill that could deliver power to his family's property in Malawi, earning the remarkable teen an invitation to share his…
With "Drinking Buddies," director Joe Swanberg proves what many had suspected -- or at least hoped -- all along: that he has learned something from directing 13 features in eight years.
Austin — SXSW Film auds have chosen Destin Daniel Cretton's dramedy “Short Term 12″ as their fave pic in the 2013 Narrative Feature Competition program, the festival announced Saturday, along with…
Austin — For auds and buyers searching for the next "Sugar Man," there's no better place for one-stop shopping than the SXSW Film Festival, which intersects with its sister music fest midweek and…
Finding the most entertaining angle on one of the world's dullest sports, "The Short Game" has built-in word-of-mouth that should help it break out of the docu sandtrap and roll down the fairway. The…
Paul Walker stars in this slow-building, consistently engrossing Hurricane Katrina drama.
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%