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SXSW 2011

Quad One-Sheet Debut - Attack the Block

The first official quad one-sheet for the 2011 SXSW Midnighter/SXFantastic Audience Award winning film Attack the Block is here, and it shows off our alien fighting heroes in all their glory! Dig it!

Attack the Block Wins 2011 SXSW Midnighter/SXFantastic Audience Award Amidst Remake Rumors

The SXSW Film Festival announced its final award winners Saturday morning, March 19th, all of which were selected by the films’ audiences, and as tabulated across both the official SXSW Midnighter section and the SXFantastic sidebar, the big genre winner was Joe Cornish’s Attack The Block.

Trailer Debut for Brandon and Jason Trost's The FP

One film included in this year's SXFantastic, a series of midnight films at the SXSW Film Festival programmed by the folks behind Fantastic Fest, that piqued our curiosity is The FP, and now that we've had a look at its trailer, we're even more intrigued. Read on to learn more and see it for yourselves.

SXSW 2011: Review - Attack the Block

According to our own Drew Tinnin, the new horror mash-up from Joe Cornish, Attack the Block, is nothing short of an absolute show-stopper! Read on for our full review! Nick Frost, Jodie Whittaker, Luke Treadaway, Maggie McCarthy and Danielle Vitalis all star in this latest slice of extraterrestrial terror from the UK.

Attack the Block (2011)

Starring Nick Frost, John Boyega, Alex Esmail, Franz Drameh, Leeon Jones, Simon Howard, Jodie Whittaker Directed by Joe Cornish

SXSW 2011: Review - My Sucky Teen Romance

Around DC we're big fans of Emily Hagins. For those unfamiliar with this crazy little scamp, she directed her first zombie film, Pathogen, at the tender age of just twelve years old. Ponder that if you will ... twelve! At that age most of us were more content trying to get as filthy as possible before going home, and this chick was making a movie!

My Sucky Teen Romance (2011)

Starring Elaine Hurt, Devin Bonnée, Patrick Delgado Directed by Emily Hagins

SXSW 2011: Exclusive - Jason Eisener Gives Update on His Next Project and Hobo with a Shotgun Spin-Off

While chatting with writer/director Jason Eisener after the South by Southwest premiere of his insanely amazing flick Hobo With a Shotgun, Dread Central had the opportunity to chat with the indie filmmaker about what’s next on his plate.

SXSW 2011: Anchor Bay Sails Off With The Divide

Another major genre deal was made this evening at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas as one of the horror genre's best friends has made off with what is potentially one of the festival's best films.

SXSW 2011: Dread Central and Lost Zombies Present "Zombies Must Eat" Panel

Dread Central readers, it’s hard to put into words just how amazing and inspiring it has been for this writer to be on hand for the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, over the last several days. It’s been exhausting, challenging, and ultimately one of the best experiences I’ve ever had as a reporter.

SXSW 2011: IFC Midnight Fills Out its Kill List

Well, that didn't take very long, now did it. One of this year's entries into the SXSW Film Festival has officially landed itself some distro. Read on for the details. From the Press Release IFC Midnight announced tonight from the 2011 South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival that the company is acquiring North American rights to director Ben Wheatley's KILL LIST.

SXSW 2011: Kill List Review

Our man on the scene at the SXSW Film Festival, Drew Tinnin, is back with another review - this one for the devilish tale of hitmen who end up on a downward spiral straight to hell, Kill List.

Kill List (2011)

Starring Neil Maskell, MyAnna Buring, Michael Smiley, Emma Fryer Directed by Ben Wheatley Kill List is a secret that you want to keep - a family drama turned psycho hitman tale that sweeps you up like a hurricane and doesn’t really care where you land.

SXSW 2011: Two New Clips from The Divide Shake Things Up

Anyone missing that extra hour of sleep yet? I know we are. How about some apocalyptic goodness to get your minus-one-hour-for-no-good-reason work week started? That's right, kids! Time for more from Xavier Gens' new flick, The Divids!

SXSW 2011: New Kill List Image Fans the Fright Flames

Another new image has come out of the SXSW Film Festival, which is now in full swing down in Austin, Texas, this one pertaining to the latest devilish tale from filmmaker Ben Wheatley, Kill List.