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SXSW Film Review: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent
If you ever wanted a moment that defined stardom, then Nicolas Cage walking into Austin's Paramount Theatre for the world premiere of his metacomedy, The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, was it.

3:00PM Wed. Mar. 23, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

SXSW Film Review: Sell/Buy/Date
This new film iteration of Sell/Buy/Date has its roots in creator Sarah Jones’ 2016 off Broadway production.

11:21AM Tue. Mar. 22, Marjorie Baumgarten Read More | Comment »

SXSW Film Review: Boycott
One never hopes to see their hometown featured prominently in a documentary about anti-speech legislation. Then again, these past few years have been a boon for documentary filmmakers, and as the state capital, Austin is cursed to feature more prominently in the nonfiction scene going forward.

10:52AM Tue. Mar. 22, Matthew Monagle Read More | Comment »

SXSW Film Review: Anonymous Club
On the closing track of Courtney Barnett’s newest album Things Take Time, Take Time, entitled “Oh the Night,” she sings the lyrics: “Sorry that I’ve been slow / You know it takes a little / Time for me to show / How I really feel.”

10:41AM Tue. Mar. 22, Trace Sauveur Read More | Comment »

SXSW Film Review: Clean
I was interested in Clean because I was drawn toward the description of the film that mention trauma cleaning. I’m fascinated by people who do this for a living and I wanted to find out more.

9:09AM Tue. Mar. 22, Sarah Jane Read More | Comment »

SXSW Film Review: Cha Cha Real Smooth
If SXSW 2020 had gone ahead as planned, then Shithouse, the debut feature from actor/writer/director Cooper Raiff, was lined up for breakout hit status. Even with the festival canceled, Raiff's college blues still took home the Grand Jury Prize, and now he gets a second chance with Cha Cha Real Smooth.

10:33AM Sat. Mar. 19, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

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SXSW Film Review: Women Do Cry
Vesela Kazakova and Mina Mileva’s Women Do Cry takes a moment for every character to fall into place, but when all the women of the film gather around a table for lunch with the patriarch of the family, suddenly everything clicks.

2:35PM Fri. Mar. 18, Jenny Nulf Read More | Comment »

Dispatches From the Center of Alt-Reality With Mark Zuckerberg at SXSW
While the world watches in horror as Russian forces continue to pummel the unyielding Ukrainian people, billionaire Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg decided to grace SXSW with his presence (well virtually anyway) to discuss what the future holds for the metaverse.

12:45PM Fri. Mar. 18, Tom Cheredar Read More | Comment »

SXSW Episodic Review: Swimming With Sharks
Kathleen Robertson, boy, do you have my number! Swimming With Sharks, created by Roberston, is exactly my cup of tea. It stars beautiful people, is about show business, and has lot of sexy bits.

12:10PM Fri. Mar. 18, Sarah Jane Read More | Comment »

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