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SXSW Announces 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards Nominees
SXSW took a moment to reveal all of the winners from the 2021 SXSW Gaming Awards, which took place earlier today This year's awards included 43 nominees across 12 different categories, as the winners for every category were determined by a weighted total between staff and advisory board input, as well as and public voting[...]
SXSW Announces 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards Nominees
This week, the team behind the 2021 SXSW Gaming Awards decided to show off the nominees for this year's ceremony Much like last year, the eight annual awards will be broadcast online due to the COVID-19 pandemic still going on, which will take place on Saturday, March 20 at 5pm PT, primarily broadcast on the[...]
Paramount Bringing Horror Short Laura Hasn't Slept Into A Feature
The short was to debut this past March at the SXSW festival, but the event was canceled It still won an award from the jury there; it won the Special Jury Recognition Prize for SXSW's Midnight Short category Paramount will co-produce the film with Temple Hill Productions Laura Hasn't Slept has a teaser trailer, which[...]
Sam Littlefield as Mouse in Batwoman, courtesy of The CW.
And it was the best thing I've ever made in my life." Cooking has been a major creative outlet, with everything from oysters to homemade sausage on the menu, with Littlefield admitting, "Every day has been kind of an attempt at making something special out of it just [to] keep sane and give everyone an opportunity[...]
Amazon SXSW 2020 Partnership
Amazon is teaming up with SXSW to give a platform and home to the films and filmmakers affected by the festivals cancelation last month SXSW 2020 was canceled a week before the event due to concerns with the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic Now Amazon will host films that were to be shown at the festival over[...]
SXSW Announces 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards Nominees
SXSW 2020 may have been canceled, but that doesn't mean some of the non-attendance stuff was as they still decided to give out its Gaming Awards The coronavirus may have forced the event to not happen, but they can still give away awards to all those who were nominated and eventually won Here's the complete[...]
'Insert Coin': Watch the Trailer For the Sweet Midway Games Documentary
How did I miss this? Initially set to debut at SXSW, its fate is a little up in the air Screenings will happen, and you can keep track of where they will be here. For now, check out the trailer for the Midway Games doc Insert Coin below. https://vimeo.com/384497920Video can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Insert[...]
SXSW 2020 Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns
The festival has released a full statement. An Update on SXSW 2020 Please read our full statement here: https://t.co/P56nF8KFmE pic.twitter.com/ouJPKM9GNy — SXSW (@sxsw) March 6, 2020 The Hollywood Reporter has a statement has said that Austin's major has declared a "local disaster in the city" and decided not to have the festival go on[...]
SXSW Announces 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards Nominees
The organizers behind SXSW have announced the nominees for the 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards, which will be held during the festival We have the full list of nominees for you below, who will be in attendance at the ceremony happening on March 15th at 7pm at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin Aside from this[...]
Alan Moore Feature Film, The Show, to Debut at SXSW 2020
However, The Show seems to be having its world premiere far, far away, as part of SXSW 2020 in Austin, Texas 115 minutes long, it starts Tom Burke, Siobhan Hewlett, Ellie Bamber, Christopher Fairbank, Sheila Atim… and Alan Moore himself, with music by Andrew Broder. From Alan Moore and Mitch Jenkins' The Show Fletcher Dennis (Tom Burke), a man[...]
SXSW Announces Reggie Fils-Aimé As 2020 Keynote Speaker
Reggie Fils-Aimé still has some cool stuff to do even after leaving Nintendo as SXSW announced him as a keynote speaker for 2020's festival The event announced that he will be joining a long list of speakers, including Kim Gordon and Robert Rodriguez, to speak during the event on a number of topics You can[...]
SXSW: First Reactions to 'Pet Sematary' Seem Pretty Positive
Pet Sematary held its premiere at SXSW last night, and the first reactions are pouring out from the screening From the looks of things, we seem to have another great Stephen King adaptation on ours hands. There have been a lot of great Stephen King adaptations lately, but PET SEMATARY feels the most perfectly, specifically Stephen[...]
[SXSW 2019] Pet Sematary: A Thrilling Ride Bound to Chill Audiences to Their Bones
Closing the last night of the SXSW (South by Southwest) Film Festival, the film premier brought audiences to their feet in a well-deserved standing ovation It's bloody, it's scary and brilliantly acted However, we shouldn't overhype this too much While it's incredibly serviceable in adapting the source material and remaking the 1989 adaptation, this doesn't[...]
SEGA Reveals New Team Sonic Racing Video and Pics at SXSW
SEGA brought in a few surprises to SXSW's Gaming section this weekend as they showed off new materials for Team Sonic Racing The reveal came during their annual "Gotta Go Fast: The Official Sonic the Hedgehog," panel, featuring Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka, Sr Community Manager Aaron Webber, Director of Product Development Austin Keys, Sonic[...]