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SXSW winner ‘Transpecos’ gets distribution deal

11:19 am Apr. 28, 2016

Here’s an uplifting tale for aspiring filmmakers out there. And it also illustrates why festivals like South by Southwest, Fantastic Fest and the Austin Film Festival are so important.

Austin resident Greg Kwedar got his debut

‘Loving’ from Jeff Nichols headed to Cannes

12:26 pm Mar. 21, 2016

Austin director Jeff Nichols is having quite a year. Variety is reporting that his new movie, “Loving,” will have its world premiere in Cannes in May, only a few months after “Midnight Special” had its

SXSW Film Review: “Midnight Special”

11:59 pm Mar. 12, 2016

This just in: Children with mind powers are always terrifying.

Whether considered savior or menace or simply the lovable moppet you fathered (and with whom you happen to be escaping into the night), children that can