The full SXSW 2017 lineup has been announced.
SXSW 2017’s lineup, announced today, features movies from festival stalwarts Terrence Malick, Joe Swanberg, and Kentucker Audley, along with films from 51 first-time directors. The festival will screen 85 world premieres, 11 North American premieres, and five US premieres.
This year, SXSW received 2,432 feature-length submissions. 125 feature films were selected for 12 sections of programming: Narrative Feature Competition, Documentary Feature Competition, Headliners, Narrative Spotlight, Documentary Spotlight, Visions, Midnighters, Episodic, 24 Beats Per Second, Global, Festival Favorites, and Special Events. Some of these made our “Most Anticipated” list, including Terrence Malick’s Song to Song.
Gareth Edwards, Jill Soloway, and Lee Daniels will deliver keynote speeches at the conference. SXSW 2017 will take place from March 10 to 19 in Austin, Texas.SXSW 2017 Full Lineup: New Films from Edgar Wright, Terrence Malick, Nanfu Wang, and More