SXSWorld March 2016 – Film & Interactive


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2 4 S X S W o r l d | F I L M / I A M A R C H 2 0 1 6 | S X S W. C O M SXSW Music Opening Party Celebrate SXSW's 30th Birthday Party with food, drinks and live performances on Tuesday, starting at 6pm at Maggie Mae's, (323 E. 6th St), brought to you by the Independnet Label Alliance (ILA). Enjoy DJ sets by 2013 Grulke Prize winners CHRVCHES and SXSW veteran Dee Dee of Dum Dum Girls, who will unveil her new solo project and moniker: Kristin Kontrol. Also performing are SXSW alums Capsula, who will be paying spe- cial tribute to David Bowie by performing Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars. Representing 2016's rising stars is Spain's John GRVY, who will prime the audience for the always epic perfor- mance from crooner and everybody's best friend, Har Mar Superstar. What's Happening Now & Exciting Things to Come! NEW & NOTEWORTHY G re g Po e hle r, Ra ch el B la n ch a rd , Pri s cil la F a i a - You Me He r A l i a S h a w ka t , Sea rch Pa r ty To p: J o h n G RV Y B ot to m: H a r M a r Su p e r s ta r K ri s t in Ko n t rol T B S / S E A R C H PA R T Y J I M M Y F O N TA I N E Episodic Premiere Screenings You can still catch screenings of Search Party, You Me Her and Outcast at the Vimeo Theater in our Episodic program! Head to or the SXSW GO app for details and times. SXSW Music Hackathon And Startup Spotlight The SXSW Music Hackathon runs for 24 hours starting at 2pm on Tuesday, March 15. Hackers will vie for prizes in the Commerce, Creation and Consumer categories in Salon DE on the Hilton Austin Downtown's 4th Floor. The first SXSW Music Startup Spotlight, featuring music tech's next wave of up and comers, is also on Tuesday from 4-6pm on the 4th Floor of the Hilton, as part of the Music Startup Village. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. To Keynote SXSW Eco SXSW Eco® has announced environmental activist Robert F. Kennedy Jr., as its opening day Keynote for its sixth annual event. Kennedy, President of the Waterkeeper Alliance, will dis- cuss the role that natural resources play in our work, health, and national identity. SXSW Eco is now accepting proposals for PanelPicker® and submissions for the Startup Showcase and Place By Design pitch competi- tions. SXSW Eco will take place October 10-12, 2016 at the Austin Convention Center. SXcycles Explore Austin on two wheels with Austin B-cycle! Badge holders will receive an exclusive coupon code via email for discounted day passes cour- tesy of SXSW. C O U R T E S Y O F T H E WAT E R K E E P E R A L L I A N C E

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