SXSW Film began today, and festival podcast the Daily Buzz is out gathering interviews, previews and reviews with some of the filmmakers, writers and actors appearing at this year's fest, which features more films this year than ever before.
The Daily Buzz at SXSW is hosted at the Historic Stateside Theatre in Austin and features interviews with festival filmmakers, interactive and music industry experts, film critics and journalists.
Listen above to today's Day One episode, which features a Hot Topics segment hosted by Daily Buzz co-host Kim Voynar, publicists David Magdael and Henry Eschelman, and Daily Buzz producer Irene Cho, and conversations with:
- A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Valesquez Story: Director Sara Hirsh Bordo and the subject of the film, Lizzie Valesquez
- Bikes vs. Cars: Director Frederik Gertten
- Ned Rifle: Director Hal Hartley
- God Bless the Child: Directors Robert Machoian, Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck, and actress Harper Graham.
Daily Buzz is sponsored by Production Legal, Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival, Cloud Electronics, and Soundcloud. With additional support from Kind Snacks, Texas Tea and Squeeze and Sabra Hummus.