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SXSW Opens 2018 Showcase Applications, Panel Picker - 26 Jun 2017
Sxsw 2018 The next SXSW will be held March 9 -18, 2018 in Austin Texas, and today, Monday Hun3e 26th, the festival begins accepting applications for one of the 2000 or so official showcase slots, as well as the panels and sessions the are held ...

Samuel Goldwyn & Orion Acquire SXSW Pic 'Maya Dardel'

Deadline - 22 Jun 2017
Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films have teamed for their second pickup of a SXSW film this week, acquiring North American rights to Maya Dardel, the drama co-written and co-directed by Zachary Cotler and Magdalena Zyzak and starring Lena Olin.

SXSW Backs Austin Lawsuit Against Texas' Anti-Immigration Bill - 20 Jun 2017
In a statement that questions the "constitutionality" of the controversial bill, SXSW CEO Roland Swenson said, "We are concerned that SB4 will substantially limit the participation of U.S. citizens and foreign nationals in SXSW and limit the diversity ...

SXSW to remain in Austin despite Senate Bill 4

UT The Daily Texan - 19 Jun 2017
The South by Southwest Music Festival will remain in Austin after a plea by two U.S. senators for the festival to leave the state was denied by SXSW CEO Roland Swenson. In an open letter, Sen. Robert Menendez, D-New Jersey, and Catherine Cortez Masto, ...

No Cannes, CES, SXSW or Any Awards for Publicis Groupe Next Year - 20 Jun 2017
Publics Groupe will take a year off from any awards programs or promotional investments, including the industry's biggest annual festival in Cannes, to shift its spend toward a new AI-powered professional assistant platform. "All investments and focus ...

SXSW: Immigration Law Won't Chase Festival From Texas

Newsmax - 09 Jun 2017
SXSW officials said Texas's new illegal immigration law won't chase the festival from the state despite calls from two U.S. senators asking them to move it from Austin. U.S. senators Bob Menendez, from New Jersey, and newly elected Catherine Cortez ...

Francesca Eastwood's SXSW Thriller 'MFA' Lands at Dark Sky Films

Variety - 08 Jun 2017
“M.F.A.,” which was nominated for the SXSW grand jury award, follows Eastwood's art student character, who's forced to take action to protect herself after being sexually assaulted by a fellow classmate. Attempting to cope with her trauma, she ...

Austin Mayor Says SXSW Staying In Texas

CBS DFW - 08 Jun 2017
Austin Mayor Says SXSW Staying In Texas. Austin Mayor Steve Adler said that the SXSW festival will remain in Texas despite a push from out-of-state lawmakers who wanted it to leave due to the controversial 'sanctuary cities' ban. Program: CBS 11 News ...

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