Post Tagged with: “SXSW 2010”

Audrey the Trainwreck

SXSW Review Audrey the Trainwreck Director: Frank V Ross World Premiere Emerging Visions 85 minutes Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Synopsis For Ron Hogan, life is fine… not great, not good, just… fine, and on the verge of retiring any sort of dream he’s harbored of a life less ordinary. Pushing thirty and working a thankless office job, internet dating […]

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Elektra Luxx

SXSW Review Elektra Luxx Director: Sebastian Gutierrez World Premiere Spotlight Premieres 104 minutes Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Synopsis Pregnant porn star Electra Luxx (Carla Gugino) is trying to make a living teaching sex classes to housewives. But her life is thrown into disarray when a flight attendant (Marley Shelton) with ties to Electra’s past approaches her for a favor. […]

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Skeletons

SXSW Review Skeletons Director: Nick Whitfield North American Premiere Emerging Visions 94 minutes Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Synopsis In this surreal comedy, Davis and Bennett are a mismatched pair of traveling salesmen in the business of cleaning skeletons out of closets. Together they travel across Britain, performing ‘the Procedure’ whereby secrets and lies are exposed. Bennett is a stickler […]

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Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass

SXSW Review Kick-Ass Director: Matthew Vaughn World Premiere Headliners 106 minutes Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Complete coverage of Kick-Ass Synopsis KICK-ASS tells the story of average teenager Dave Lizewski (Aaron Johnson), a comic-book fanboy who decides to take his obsession as inspiration to become a real-life superhero. As any good superhero would, he chooses a new name — Kick-Ass […]

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The Myth of the American Sleepover

SXSW Review The Myth of the American Sleepover Director: David Robert Mitchell World Premiere Narrative Competition 97:18 minutes Synopsis Set against the backdrop of mile roads, neighborhood blocks, abandoned factories and lakes which make up Metro-Detroit, this story follows four young people as they search for love and adventure on the last night of summer. Maggie, Rob, Claudia and Scott […]

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Some Days are Better than Others

SXSW Review Some Days are Better than Others Director: Matt McCormick World Premiere Narrative Competition 93 minutes Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Synopsis Some Days are Better Than Others is a poetic, character-driven feature-length film that asks why the good times slip by so fast while the hard times always seem so sticky. The film explores ideas of abundance, emptiness, […]

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SXSW 2010 – Additional Winners

SXSW 2010 – Additional Winners

SXSW FILM ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL 2010 AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS Austin, Texas – March 22, 2010 – The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival announced additional Audience Award-winners today from the Spotlight Premieres, Emerging Visions, Lone Star States, 24 Beats Per Second and Midnighters categories. Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 For the 2010 SXSW Film Festival, 134 feature-length films, including […]

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SXSW 2010 Film Festival Winners

SXSW 2010 Film Festival Winners

SXSW FILM ANNOUNCES 2010 AWARD WINNERS Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Austin, Texas – March 16, 2010 – The Jury and Audience Award-winners of the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival were announced tonight at the Festival’s closing Awards Ceremony hosted by comedian Eugene Mirman in Austin, Texas. Feature Films receiving Jury Awards were selected from the Narrative […]

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Final Thoughts on SXSW 2010

Final Thoughts of SXSW 2010 Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Here’s the list of movies I saw: (In an unofficial list of best to “not best”) Hood to Coast MacGruber Saturday Night The Happy Poet Kick-Ass Cyrus American: The Bill Hicks Story The People vs. George Lucas The Freebie The Myth of the American Sleepover Cold Weather Some Days Are […]

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Flicks on 6 – SXSW films with ‘Hood to Coast’ and ‘MacGruber’ plus ‘Twilight: New Moon’ is coming

This week on Flicks on 6, we squeeze in some DVD talk. Much more important than that, I’m in Austin covering the film festival SXSW. Complete Coverage of SXSW 2010 Here’s the list of movies I saw: Hood to Coast MacGruber Saturday Night The Happy Poet Kick-Ass Cyrus American: The Bill Hicks Story The People vs. George Lucas The Freebie […]

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