SXSW Tag Archive

DN SXSW2011: Wrap Up

Film Festival, Podcasts

11th April, 2011

With a few weeks’ perspective (and a whole lot of sleep) on our side after the intense 10 days that was SXSW 2011, I asked DN friend Andrew Johnson,

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DN SXSW2011: Bad Fever – Dustin Guy Defa

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

5th April, 2011

Much of what I decided to see at SXSW came from the recommendations of others, so when Andrew Johnson of MovieChatter called me up to insist I join him and

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DN SXSW2011: Convento – Jarred Alterman

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

5th April, 2011

Sitting somewhere between documentary and art piece, Convento looks at the work of Dutch kinetic artist Christiaan Zwanikken and the restored monastery in

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DN SXSW2011: Kill List – Ben Wheatley

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

2nd April, 2011

With his first feature Down Terrace, Ben Wheatley breathed new life into the hackneyed corpse of the British Gangster flick, so Kill List, his take on the

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DN SXSW2011: Attenberg – Athina Rachel Tsangari

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

31st March, 2011

Athina Rachel Tsangari’s Attenberg has been a critical favourite (see our review) since its premiere at the Venice Film Festival last year. I got to

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DN SXSW2011: Way of the Morris – Tim Plester

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

30th March, 2011

Despite living a 50 minute train ride from my house, it took, two planes and the SXSW film festival for me to catch up with actor and director Tim Plester.

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DN SXSW2011: Green – Sophia Takal & Lawrence Michael Levine

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

29th March, 2011

For her directorial debut feature Green, Sophia Takal explores the fraught ground of jealousy and insecurity, and the tricks a mind can play when consumed

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DN SXSW2011: Hit So Hard – David Ebersole & Todd Hughes

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

28th March, 2011

Around the time of the band’s Celebrity Skin album, original Hole drummer Patty Schemel disappeared from the rocket ride of musical stardom and into a

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DN SXSW2011: Dragonslayer – Tristan Patterson

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

27th March, 2011

With its solid 10 track album structure, SXSW Best Documentary Feature & Best Cinematography winner Dragonslayer lets us vicariously live in the world

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DN SXSW2011 – Hesher – Spencer Susser

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

25th March, 2011

Ever since I first saw the short I Love Sarah Jane back in ’08, I’ve been hounding director Spencer Susser for a DN interview. Luckily for all

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DN SXSW2011 – Sound It Out – Jeanie Finlay

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

24th March, 2011

It just wouldn’t be right if at least one of our SXSW interviews didn’t come from the musical raucousness that is Austin’s 6th Street and

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DN SXSW2011: Charlie Casanova – Terry McMahon

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

23rd March, 2011

You could describe the titular character in Terry McMahon’s ultra low budget feature as a high flying, fast talking master of his own destiny; but if

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