SXSW Film Festival

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Michael Fassbender and Ryan Gosling in Song to Song
Song to Song will be the opening night film for the 2017 SXSW Film Festival. Photo courtesy of SXSW

For nine days in March, creatives of all stripes gather for the acclaimed SXSW Film Festival to celebrate raw innovation and emerging talent both behind and in front of the camera. Now in its 24th year, the 2017 Film Festival will feature a high caliber and diverse film lineup, programming ranges from independent films by new filmmakers to Hollywood comedies and genre standouts.

Terrence Malick's Song to Song, starring Ryan Gosling, Michael Fassbender, Cate Blanchett, Christian Bale, Rooney Mara, and more will be the opening night film. Other films will include Edgar Wright's Baby Driver, starring Jamie Foxx and Jon Hamm; Joe Swanberg's Win It All; and Ben Wheatley's Free Fire. For a full schedule of films, go to the festival website.

Running simultaneously with SXSW Interactive and SXSW Music, film festival attendees have the opportunity to connect with tech and music industry experts, making the SXSW Film Festival an unparalleled experience at the forefront of discovery, creativity, and innovation.

Event Details


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Austin Convention Center
500 E. Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, TX 78701


Ticket Info

$1225 for festival badge; $1550 for all-access badge.