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Tweet Follow me The VergeLast year during SXSW, the CIA revealed it designs elaborate tabletop games to train and test its employees and analysts. After receiving a Freedom of Information Act request, the CIA sent out censored information on three different games it uses with … …read more Source:: SXSW News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me DeadlineEXCLUSIVE: The Orchard has acquired U.S. rights to Josh Lowell and Peter Mortimer’s rock-climbing spectacle The Dawn Wall with an eye on a theatrical release this fall. The deal was negotiated by The Orchard’s VP of Sports Acquisitions Danny Grant and … and more …read more Source:: SXSW...

Tweet Follow me Mobile Business Insights (blog)Whether it’s Coachella or SXSW, every major event seems to have a corresponding flagship app. Although social media still serves as an important back channel at many industry conferences and cultural events, apps have in many ways taken center stage. …read more Source:: SXSW...

Tweet Follow me Richland SourceRichland Source President Jay Allred and Richland Area Chamber of Commerce President Jodie Perry approached the Foundation last summer with the idea to send a local group of people to SXSW to bring back the best ideas for our city. The Foundation … …read more Source:: SXSW News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Automotive News (blog)In the debut episode of Season 3 of “Futurismo,” the Shift mobility team travels to Austin, Texas, for South by Southwest, the eclectic arts and technology festival, to find out how the conversation around the future of transportation is bigger than … …read more Source:: SXSW...

Tweet Follow me /FILMNow it has nabbed Prospect, a film that made a big splash at SXSW earlier this year. Gunpowder & Sky will release the film theatrically in the U.S. later this year through its sci-fi label Dust. It’s part of the company’s shift to focus on sci-fi as … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...

Tweet Follow me /FILMNow it has nabbed Prospect, a film that made a big splash at SXSW earlier this year. Gunpowder & Sky will release the film theatrically in the U.S. later this year through its sci-fi label Dust. It’s part of the company’s shift to focus on sci-fi as … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...

Tweet Follow me VarietyMusic Box Films’s genre label Doppelgänger Releasing and Germany’s Ascot Elite have acquired U.S. and German distribution rights, respectively, to Finnish back metal comedy “Heavy Trip” from LevelK. The film, which had its world premiere at SXSW, … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...

Tweet Follow me Screen InternationalParis-based WTFilms has acquired worldwide rights to Robert Schwartzman’s zany romantic comedy The Unicorn, which premiered at SXSW in March. The deal excludes North American rights which were previously acquired by Screen Media, following its buzzy … …read more Source:: SXSW News...

Tweet Follow me Bleeding Cool NewsSouth by Southwest (SXSW) 2018 hosted the debut of the documentary The Director and the Jedi that was part of the special features on Star Wars: The Last Jedi. After the premiere of the doc the director Anthony Wonke, The Last Jedi director Rian … …read more Source:: SXSW News From Google...

Tweet Follow me DeadlineGood Deed Entertainment has procured the North American distribution rights to the Shotgun, the feature debut from Hannah Marks and Joey Power. Starring Jeremy Allen White, Maika Monroe, Gina Gershon, and Marisa Tomei, the pic recently had its world … …read more Source:: SXSW News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Hello Asia! (blog)After performing at SXSW held in the US in March, one of the biggest music festivals in the world, machìna has given us a sneak preview into her life on the road in her latest documentary. Originally debuting on Youtube as ‘applegirl002’, Kim Heo Yee … …read more Source:: SXSW...

Tweet Follow me VICEIn March of this year history was made. For the first time ever, something cool actually happened at SXSW. Bernie Sanders was speaking during the tech conference week of the festival, and InfoWars had dispatched a team of intrepid InfoTeens to hassle … …read more Source:: SXSW News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me DeadlineEXCLUSIVE: Blue Fox Entertainment has boarded world rights to writer-director Becca Gleason’s SXSW debut Summer 03, starring Joey King (Independence Day: Resurgence). Related · ‘What Haunts Us’ Docu Heading To Screens in May Via Blue Fox; Cleopatra … …read more Source:: SXSW News...

Tweet Follow me Screen InternationalOctane Entertainment will represent select international sales in Cannes on SXSW slasher film The Ranger from Hood River Entertainment and Glass Eye Pix. Andrew van den Houten, horror veteran Larry Fessenden, Ashleigh Snead, Heather Buckley and Jenn … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...

Tweet Follow me Kenyon CollegianFor Hugh Forrest ’84, the most significant part of returning to Kenyon on April 10 to receive his honorary doctor of humane letters was sharing the stage with Professor Emeritus of English Perry Lentz ’64, who presented an award to another alumnus … …read more Source:: SXSW News...

Tweet Follow me DeadlineEXCLUSIVE: Hot SXSW title Number 37, a Hitchcockian South African crime thriller, is heading to theaters in the U.S. after Dark Star Pictures picked up all North American rights. Related · ‘Vivarium’: Imogen Poots, Jesse Eisenberg Enter Sci-Fi Thriller … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...

Tweet Follow me Tempur-Pedic tips SXSW service workers with bedsBedTimes MagazineLexington, Kentucky-based Tempur Sealy International Inc. gave away 19 Tempur-Pedic mattresses at the SXSW (South by Southwest) Festival in March in Austin, Texas. The company was assisted by nine social media influencers at SXSW, each of whom received … …read more Source:: SXSW News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The Globe and MailAn annual event featuring content in the unique and converging interactive, film and music industries, this year’s SXSW added panels on the topic of ageism to its roster. The age range of attendees, both young and old, was broader than ever before … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...

Tweet Follow me Austin American-StatesmanJenna Million, a public relations senior at the University of Texas at Austin, wants to get into the music business. For the past four years, South by Southwest has been a part of that plan. In 2015 and 2016, she attended as many free and all-ages … …read more Source:: SXSW News From...