The motivational speaking superstar gets an uncritical showcase in Joe Berlinger's atypically non-investigative doc.
AUSTIN, Texas — "The Arbalest," Adam Pinney's droll, puzzle-like tale of unrequited obsession starring Mike Brune as a famed 1970s toy inventor, won the grand jury prize for narrative features at the…
There's off-kilter appeal but not much in the way of hilarity or point to this droll curiosity.
A formally and thematically ambitious documentary that revisits the 1966 sniper shootings at the U. of Texas at Austin.
While sales have been slow at this year's SXSW, the Orchard has landed a deal for a movie that premiered in Austin a year ago: the coming-of-age drama "I Dream Too Much," Variety has learned. The…
FilmRise has acquired worldwide distribution rights for the SXSW documentary "Silicon Cowboys" and plans for a fall theatrical release. The film, directed by Jason Cohen and produced by Ross…
In what will likely be the biggest sale out of this year’s South by Southwest, Starz is nearing a deal to acquire the indie comedy “My Blind Brother” in the low seven-figure range, Variety has…
Many films have screened at South by Southwest as "a work in progress" — such as last year's "Trainwreck" or 2014’s "Neighbors." But when Seth Rogen took the stage at the Paramount Theatre on Tuesday…
For those of you who have ever envisioned Seth Rogen reconstituted as an anthropomorphic processed meat product — and you know who you are — "Sausage Party" may be savored as, if not a dream come…
AMC has already seen plenty of success with one popular comic book adaptation, and “The Walking Dead” looks set to have fine company in Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s long-gestating “Preacher,”…
Sophie Goodhart's "My Blind Brother" takes an ostensibly dark premise and turns it into a featherweight frolic as winningly unambitious as its central couple played by Nick Kroll and Jenny Slate.