Organizers at SXSW 2020 are thrilled to bring filmmaker, writer, and director Lulu Wang (The Farewell) as a Film Keynote along with other Keynotes Janelle Monáe, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, Damon Lindelof, St. Vincent a/k/a Annie Clark, Carrie Brownstein and more.
A sampling of Featured Speakers include Alex Garland, Robin Thede, Kenya Barris, Rashida Jones, Shinichirō Watanabe, Spike Jonze, David Simon, and Judd Apatow (in conversation with Stephen Colbert). Explore the full announcement here.
- Get to know the films in their lineup a little bit better with their Filmmaker In Focus series! Read interviews with directors Matthew Salleh, Brandon LaGanke & John Carlucci, Maria Finitzo, Justine Bateman, Angel Kristi Williams, Malia Scharf & Max Basch, and John Berardo with more to come.
- Take a look at their 2020 SXSW Film Festival Venues! Many of the venues are short walks from each other and feature full bars and concessions. Check out which films are screening where and start building your schedule.
- If you’re a SXSW Alum Filmmaker and are interested in applying to take part in the SXSW Alum Intro & Q&A crew, please fill out this form.
- See which SXSW alumni films are available to watch this month, including Olympic Dreams, The Ballad of Lefty Brown, and Jezebel.