‘Just About Famous’

Just About Famous Directed By Matt Mamula and Jason Kovacsev USA, 2010 In the opening scene of the short doc "Just About Famous," a man tells the story of being mistaken for Robert Deniro while trying to enjoy his breakfast in a local…

SXSW Shorts 2011: ‘Nocturn’

Nocturn Directed by Leanne Welham Written by Leanne Welham UK-England, 2010 Joining other 2011 SXSW films like Green, 96 Minutes, Small Beautifully Moving Parts, The Dish & and the Spoon, My Sucky Teen Romance and quite a few others,…

SXSW 2011: Japan Relief Efforts

On opening night of the SXSW Film Festival, Japan was hit hard by a Tsunami following an earthquake. SXSW can feel like a summer camp where you just watch movies, meet new people and stay up late. It’s easy to walk around with blinders on…

SXFantastic-More from the Midnight Series

The people behind the merging of SXSW with Austin’s all horror festival Fantastic Fest, have posted short interviews with the directors of the 5 films screening as part of the SXFantastic midnight series. You can see the line-up for all…

SXSW 2011: ‘Clear Blue’ Trailer

Written and Directed by Lindsay MacKay Watch the trailer for Clear Blue, a narrative short screening at SXSW this year in the “Medium Cool” category, and you’ll probably be intrigued if not a little hesitant to discover why a naïve young…