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SXSW Film Announces New Highlights

SXSW announced on Wednesday that they are adding some panels and, as always, they are whoppers!

Here are the details:

New Film Conference Highlights

Break it Down: Harmony Korine & his Spring Breakers

Korine, joined by his cast, will discuss what it was to film amidst real-life revelers and create one of the most unique cinematic experiences in years.
Monday March 11 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Vimeo Theatre, Austin Convention Center

A Conversation with Danny Boyle

Join Danny Boyle in a thought-provoking discussion about his groundbreaking work in film production and how he brings his unique vision to audiences around the world. As part of the conversation, Boyle will present footage from his upcoming release Trance.
Saturday March 9 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Vimeo Theatre, Austin Convention Center

A Conversation with Rob Zombie

An auteur filmmaker with unlimited vision, join Rob Zombie in Conversation about how he has established a unique voice that has gained him unparalleled recognition across the mediums of film, music and publishing.
Tuesday March 12 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Room 16AB, Austin Convention Center

Much Ado About Much Ado

Directly following the SXSW US Premiere of Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing, join cast members Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof, Nathan Fillion, Clark Gregg, and the director himself as they discuss the unconventional process of shooting the film in 12! days and the challenges and excitement of bringing Shakespeare to the screen for a modern audience.
Saturday March 9 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Vimeo Theatre, Austin Convention Center

JASH: A Comedy Platform with Full Creative Autonomy

Sarah Silverman, Tim & Eric, Michael Cera, and Reggie Watts discuss working with the YouTube platform and the artistic freedom that comes with this new frontier.
Sunday March 10 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Dell Hall, Long Center

State Of Creative Independence

Kickstarter Co-Founder and Head of Community Yancey Strickler leads a conversation on the state of creativity: what brought us here, and where will we go next.
Monday March 11 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Room 16AB, Austin Convention Center

Vimeo Presents: It’s Such a Beautiful Day by Don Hertzfeldt + SPECIAL VIMEO ANNOUNCEMENT

Vimeo is thrilled to present the newly remastered and expanded version of It’s Such a Beautiful Day, which brings together the entire tragicomic story of a troubled man named Bill by Academy Award-nominated animator and self-distribution pioneer Don Hertzfeldt. Following the screening, join Don and the Vimeo Staff for a discussion of what it means to be both a filmmaker and your own distributor. Vimeo will also make a very special announcement, so make sure you stay until the end!
Tuesday March 12 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Vimeo Theatre, Austin Convention Center


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