Now in its 24th year, South by Southwest continues to grapple with an industry in dire straits and an economy still wracked by uncertainty.
A record number of film and interactive biz and creative types are converging on Austin.
For the second year, IFC Films and Austin's South By Southwest Film Conference and Festival are partnering to bring the fest's movies to the masses.
In a move that mirrors its first partnership with the South by Southwest film fest last spring, IFC Films has picked up three films playing at the upcoming event for a simultaneous bow on VOD.
Video-on-demand distrib Filmbuff has acquired two pics set to unspool at South by Southwest this month: David Bond's "Erasing David," a new docu about surveillance, and "Crying with Laughter," a…
"Four Lions" has been tapped as the closing-night film at South by Southwest.
South by Southwest, the sprawling movie and music fest that takes over Austin, Texas, for one week each year, has unveiled its list of 2010 film panels and short films.
South by Southwest has unveiled its complete lineup with high-profile pics including Rogue's comedy "MacGruber," "Mr. Nice," "Get Low," "Cyrus" and "The Runaways."
South by Southwest has unveiled the first pics in its lineup with Lionsgate's action-comedy "Kick-Ass" as its opening night film.
For a night, it was South By Kanye West. The rapper performed twice Saturday at the annual South By Southwest music conference and festival, dominating the final night of the live music event mostly…