SXSW Tag Archive

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN SXSW2011: Charlie Casanova – Terry McMahon

You could describe the titular character in Terry McMahon’s ultra low budget feature as a high flying, fast talking master of his own destiny; but if you

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Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN SXSW2011: Wuss – Clay Liford

If you watch enough films it’s likely that you’ll arrive at a point where you can see most plots coming a mile off, which is why one of my favourite

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Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN SXSW2011: Turkey Bowl – Kyle Smith

Kyle Smith’s Turkey Bowl is a comedy about ten friends who come together for an annual game of touch football and engage in more verbal sparing than they do

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Documentary

SXSW: By the Numbers

If I’d have shot my view of Austin during SXSW all you’d get is a succession of queues, cinema screens and more than my fair share of Alamo $5 chocolate

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Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN SXSW2011: Caught Inside – Adam Blaiklock

How does the idea of a surfing holiday in the Maldives with no one around for miles except for you and your small group of friends strike you? Yep, sounds lovely,

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Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

DN SXSW2011 – PressPausePlay – David Dworsky & Victor Köhler

Give the masses access to cheap creative tools and you wont have to wait long before they use them to express themselves in ways you never imagined, but does the

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Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

DN SXSW2011 – Inside America – Barbara Eder

Kicking off our SXSW 2011 interviews is director Barbara Eder, whose drama/documentary mixed feature Inside America looks at the lives of six high school students

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Film Festival, Live Action

SXSW2011: Umshini Wam/Paranmanjang

I realise you’re still waiting to hear about just what I’ve been seeing and who I’ve been talking to at SXSW this year – excuse I’ve

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Film Festival

SXSW The Return…

A year ago, pretty much to the day, I hit the streets of Austin, Texas determined to find my way at SXSW for the very first time. It’s fair to say I was a

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Music

Cinnamon Chasers – Luv Deluxe

Saman Keshavarz seems to be hot property at the moment, his Freeze Tag commercial for Canon won him all kinds of plaudits, whilst his multipart video for Russ

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Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN SXSW2010 – The Loved Ones – Sean Byrne

A word of advice, if the quiet, mousy girl asks you to the prom say yes. Otherwise you too may find yourself slow dancing through hell under a disco ball, as does

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Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN SXSW2010: Red White & Blue – Simon Rumley

Described as a slacker revenge movie, Simon Rumley’s latest feature Red White & Blue tracks the emotionally damaged Erica through the bars and beds of

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