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S X S W. C O M | F I L M / I A M A R C H 2 0 1 5 | S X S W o r l d 2 3 Austin Music Awards on Wednesday, March 18 in Ballroom D The 33rd annual Austin Music Awards, presented by the Austin Chronicle and SXSW, will kick off at 7:35pm in the Austin Convention Center's Ballroom D. Four all-star sets punctuate the event, including Lone Star song laureate Billy Joe Shaver and his band, homegrown artists like Gary Clark Jr., Phranchyze and Elias Haslanger, covers of Texas standards by Gina Chavez, Dana Falconberry and more, and a tribute to Ian McLagan featuring Patty Griffin, Alejandro Escovedo and the Bump Band. Film Conference in Full Swing Don't forget, the SXSW Film Conference is in full swing through Tuesday. Highlights over the next few days include: "A Conversation with Amy Schumer," "Ex Machina: Alex Garland & the Seductive Enigma of A.I.," "Infinity and Beyond: Pixar and 20 Years Since Toy Story" and "Boyhood Post-Production: 13th Year of a 12 Year Movie." Diverse Selection of World Music Showcases at SXSW Music The SXSW Music Festival takes pride in programming the best collection of artists from all over the world. This year's presenters include Sounds from Uruguay, Sounds from Spain, the first-ever Pakistan showcase at SXSW, globalFEST, Trinidad and Tobago, Japan Nite, SXAmericas: Kichink On, KOCCA and more. Visit for all the info. Future of TV Track starts Tomorrow! Tomorrow (Monday) and Tuesday, the Four Seasons Hotel is your destination for all things TV. This Convergence track is open to ALL BADGES, and explores the changing landscape of television consumption and content creation. Highlights include: "Audience Participation in the Digital Age" on Monday at 11am (San Jacinto Room), "Game of Thrones Immersive Experience" on Monday at 5pm (Ballroom AB), "Hollywood to Silicon Valley: Making a Megahit" on at 9:30am (Ballroom AB), and YouTube star Tyler Oakley talking about how to build an audience online, Tuesday at 11am (Ballroom AB). Find more details about Future of TV at SXSW V2V: Register Now for July SXSW V2V spreads the entrepreneurial spirit at SXSW. Meet the SXSW V2V team at a number of activations throughout SXSW Interactive. Attend our Meet Up tomorrow (Monday), from 3:30-4:30pm in the JW Marriott, Room 504, or find us at Startup Village in the Hilton. You can also learn more about SXSW V2V and even purchase a badge for SXSW V2V 2015, happening July 19-22 at the Bellagio Las Vegas. Look out for a special V2V registration offer only available during SXSWeek. SXSW On Take a year-round look through the eyes of the creatives who come to SXSW with spotlights on discovery, breaking trends, technology, culture and the arts. Launched on multiple platforms this week, SXSW On is a network offering year-round original programming on-demand from SXSW. The channel debuted with three shows: The Nom Nom, where we travel along with our favorite art- ists sharing their top local eateries; The Road, which presents viewers with a behind-the-scenes look at the daily challenges and adventures of touring musicians; and SXSW Live, which brings SXSW to you with streamed performances, inter- views, panels and more. SXSW On is available via, SXSW's YouTube channel and the SXSW On Roku channel. Subscribe to the SXSW On newsletter and win prizes: The Nom Nom Ultra Mega A M Y W H I T E H O U S E To p: H i n d s B ot to m: Pe r fu m e Re m i A M U S E

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