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Weird and wacky movies we saw at SXSW

3:13 pm Mar. 16, 2017

South by Southwest screens hundreds of films. Some of them fit right in with our Keep Austin Weird aesthetic.

“Lemon”: Critic Joe Gross calls this film “an unnerving and deeply weird portrait of the artist as

Texas ties run strong in these SXSW films

1:54 pm Mar. 15, 2017

Some were shot here. Some come from filmmakers who live here. And one is set in the Austin music scene (though our critic begs to differ). These are some of the movies with ties to

Clowns and dolls are super creepy, even at SXSW

9:40 pm Mar. 11, 2017

South by Southwest horror fans (and possibly a few unsuspecting film festival attendees who wandered into the Vimeo theater on Saturday night) got a sneak peek at scenes from two upcoming horror movies: “It” and

Five things we learned about Jake Gyllenhaal at SXSW

2:39 pm Mar. 12, 2016

Jake Gyllenhaal is a master of playing unbalanced characters.

At least, that’s what a woman in the audience – who identified herself as a psychologist – said at his South by Southwest panel on Saturday.

Gyllenhaal has