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2019 SXSW FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FEATURES AND PREMIERES

 

2019 SXSW FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FEATURES AND PREMIERES

Austin, Texas, January 16, 2019 — South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals announced the features and episodic premieres lineup for the 26th edition of the Film Festival, which takes place from March 8-17, 2019 in Austin. The acclaimed program draws thousands of fans, filmmakers, press and industry leaders every year to immerse themselves in the most innovative, smart and entertaining new films of the year. Interactive, Film, and Music badges include expanded access to more of the SXSW Conference and Festivals experience. With one unified conference that spans 25 tracks of programming SXSW offers more opportunities for networking, learning, and discovery than ever before. Platinum badges give primary access to all SXSW programming. All categories, with the exception of Special Events, will be eligible for section-specific Audience Awards.

San Antonio foodies should note that director Elizabeth Carroll’s documentary, “Nothing Fancy: Read More

SXSW Interactive presents the second season of Southbites

 

By Angela Covo and Frederic Covo

The SouthBites program at SXSW Interactive  2015 continues to connect people and talent around  what we consider to be a  fundamental and important theme: food.

Expect to meet food artisans, writers and activists who  explore how hi tech might help turn the food industry in  a million directions, from easing the way for entrepreneurs to wnter the marketplace to solving world issues like hunger. The 30 panel presentations will cover the gamut about food, innovation and broader ways of thinking.

According to organizers, “SouthBites channels the key SXSW principles of creativity, community, culture and technology to form a comprehensive program complete with panels, mixers, meet ups, and more. From system-level, agricultural advancements to start ups and apps geared towards helping foodies more easily discover the food landscape around them, we’ll host it all. This three-day-long program will look at a community of innovators, … Read More

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