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Sundance, SXSW Among Festivals to Commit Credentials to Time’s Up Critical (EXCLUSIVE)

Sundance, SXSW Among Festivals to Commit Credentials to Time’s Up Critical (EXCLUSIVE)

The Sundance Film Festival, South by Southwest, Tribeca, Bentonville, Athena, ATX Television Festival, and the Toronto International Film Festival have committed to allot a portion of their
SXSW 2020 Lineup Includes Judd Apatow’s ‘King of Staten Island’, Spike Jonze, and Eric Andre

SXSW 2020 Lineup Includes Judd Apatow’s ‘King of Staten Island’, Spike Jonze, and Eric Andre

The time for filmmakers and film-lovers alike to descend on Austin, Texas has arrived, as SXSW 2020 gears up for its March 13-21 run. The festival just revealed its lineup of 102 feature films and
An industry built on the suspension of disbelief reveals its secrets to world building

An industry built on the suspension of disbelief reveals its secrets to world building

Here's how experience designers build immersive environments that keep you coming back for more.
Stephen Colbert, Jonathan Van Ness, Jack Dorsey, Samantha Bee and More Will Be at SXSW 2020

Stephen Colbert, Jonathan Van Ness, Jack Dorsey, Samantha Bee and More Will Be at SXSW 2020

South by Southwest released a third wave of announcements today about who to expect to see onstage at the annual festival in Austin, Texas this March. Late Show host Stephen Colbert, Twitter CEO Jack
Celebrity Researcher Brené Brown to Launch Podcast About Unlocking Emotion at SXSW (EXCLUSIVE)

Celebrity Researcher Brené Brown to Launch Podcast About Unlocking Emotion at SXSW (EXCLUSIVE)

Dr. Brené Brown, a renowned researcher, author and speaker whose work explores emotional facets of the human experience, is launching a weekly podcast that kicks off at South by Southwest. Brown’s

40 music festivals pledge not to use facial recognition

40 of the world's largest music festivals -- including Coachella, Bonnaroo and SXSW -- have said they won't use facial recognition at their events. Now, artists who put pressure on the companies
SXSW’s Impact on Austin Economy Totals a Record $356 Million, Study Shows

SXSW’s Impact on Austin Economy Totals a Record $356 Million, Study Shows

In the entirety of its 33-year history, South by Southwest’s 2019 event had the greatest economic impact on businesses and residents in Austin, Texas, according to an analysis prepared by Greyhill
Vanishing Angle Boards Sundance Picture ‘Mope’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Vanishing Angle Boards Sundance Picture ‘Mope’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Vanishing Angle has boarded Sundance selection “Mope” by Lucas Heyne, which had its European premiere at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain this week. L.A.-based producer, distributor, and sales outfit
Film Review: ‘The Day Shall Come’

Film Review: ‘The Day Shall Come’

“This plays like a penny whistle jammed up an orangutan’s butt.” Lines like that come easy to English writer-director Chris Morris, whose satirical sensibility has made him one of “Veep” creator
Heartland Experiences, Incentives Draw Productions to Kansas City

Heartland Experiences, Incentives Draw Productions to Kansas City

The American heartland experience in all its forms — big city life, small town charm and sweeping farm vistas — are all readily available to productions in Kansas City. The Missouri city’s

This Is the Best Place to Start a Business in America Right Now

There's more than just BBQ luring entrepreneurs to this startup haven.
Keep Your Brand Weird: How Austin Inspires Advocates

Keep Your Brand Weird: How Austin Inspires Advocates

Don't be afraid to let your freak flag fly.
Keep Your Brand Weird: How Austin Inspires Advocates

Keep Your Brand Weird: How Austin Inspires Advocates

Don't be afraid to let your freak flag fly.
Film Review: ‘South Mountain’

Film Review: ‘South Mountain’

“South Mountain” joins the company of “Gloria Bell” and “Diane” as yet another 2019 drama intimately attuned to the literal and emotional plight of a middle-aged woman. In the case of Hilary
The top 10 immersive marketing and brand experience events

The top 10 immersive marketing and brand experience events

In order to build my list of the top immersive marketing events, I really tried to focus on the events that put marketing use cases front and center.
Grumpy cat dead at 7

Grumpy cat dead at 7

RIP to a meme legend. The post Grumpy cat dead at 7 appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Shia LaBeouf’s ‘Peanut Butter Falcon’ Bought by Roadside for U.S.

Shia LaBeouf’s ‘Peanut Butter Falcon’ Bought by Roadside for U.S.

Shia LaBeouf’s “The Peanut Butter Falcon,” winner of the Audience Award at the SXSW Film Festival, has found a home. Roadside Attractions has bought U.S. distribution rights to the adventure film,

Roxanne Benjamin reveals the real-life inspirations of Body At Brighton Rock

Roxanne Benjamin has built her reputation in horror with a string of scary anthologies, producing V/H/S and V/H/S/2, then writing and directing segments of desert-highway set Southbound and the

Girl On The Third Floor director reveals the real-life inspiration for his feminist horror-thriller

By producing a string of critically heralded offerings like Cheap Thrills, Starry Eyes, and We Are Still Here, Travis Stevens has smartly carved out a sterling career in horror. Now, he crafts a
Film Review: ‘The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash’

Film Review: ‘The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash’

Very much in the manner of an “unplugged” acoustic album that showcases the musicianship of a major artist without distracting flash and filigree, “The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash” is a tightly