SXSW 2013 Award Winners

SXSW 2013 Award Winners

The Jury and Special Award-winners of the 2013 South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival were announced tonight at the Festival’s Awards Ceremony, hosted by comedian Jerrod Carmichael. Feature Films receiving Jury Awards were selected from the Narrative

SXSW 2013: REWIND THIS! Review 8/10

SXSW 2013: REWIND THIS! Review

Release Date: August 27th, 2013 (iTunes)
Available on other VOD platforms September 10th, 2013
MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 8/10

Rewind This! plays out like a glorious love letter



How do you follow-up a film like Trash Humpers? How about enlisting James Franco, Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez, Ashley Benson and Gucci Mane to create a bizarrely beautiful art-piece - part experimental film, part music video nestled inside a surreal narrative. Spring Breakers is definitely Korine's most accessible film to date, but do not be fooled, their are plenty of the director's trademark creative stylings throughout.

SXSW 2013: ‘Holy Ghost People’ Review 6/10

SXSW 2013: ‘Holy Ghost People’ Review

DIRECTED by                                                                Film Pulse Score: 6/10

Director Mitchell Altieri is probably best known for being one half of the directing duo The Butcher Brothers, who gave us some very interesting and unique

SXSW 2013: ‘LICKS’ Review 7/10

SXSW 2013: ‘LICKS’ Review

          DIRECTED by                                                        Film Pulse Score: 7/10

Many films attempt to tackle the despair and hopelessness of growing up and living in the ghetto, however it’s rare that a film

SXSW 2013: ‘The Rambler’ Review 7/10

SXSW 2013: ‘The Rambler’ Review

Release Date: June 7th, 2013 (Limited)
MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 7/10

Incongruous or unnatural.  Abstract.  Macabre.  Mundane.  These are terms often used to describe films that seem to assault

SXSW 2013: ‘The Bounceback’ Trailer

SXSW 2013: ‘The Bounceback’ Trailer

Here’s the debut trailer for Bryan Poyser‘s The Bounceback, which is premiering this weekend at SXSW 2013.  This comedy stars Ashley Bell (The Last Exorcism), Zach Cregger (Guys With Kids), Sara Paxton (The Innkeepers) and Michael Stahl-David (Cloverfield) and takes place

Tribeca 2013: World Narrative and Documentary Lineup Announced

Tribeca 2013: World Narrative and Documentary Lineup Announced

Tribeca has announced their official lineup for the World Narrative and Documentary Competition selections as well as their out-of-competition Viewpoint titles.  This year’s fest boasts 53 world premieres with 113 directors planned to be in attendance.

The festival will take place

SXSW 2013: ‘Kilimanjaro’ Trailer

SXSW 2013: ‘Kilimanjaro’ Trailer

Here’s the debut trailer for Walter Strafford‘s Kilimanjaro starring Abigail Spencer, Brian Geraghty, Alexia Rasmussen, and Chris Marquette.

The film will be making it’s world premiere at SXSW and will be screening Saturday March 9th.  Hit the jump for the

SXSW 2013: ‘Good Night’ Trailer

SXSW 2013: ‘Good Night’ Trailer

Here’s the trailer for the upcoming dramedy Good Night, which is having its premier next week at SXSW. Directed by Sean H. A. Gallagher, the film follows a group of friends getting together for a birthday party, only to