SXSW Online: SXSW Film Festival

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Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil
Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil will be the opening night headliner. Photo courtesy of YouTube

The 2021 South by Southwest Film Festival, part of SXSW Online, will include 75 feature films, including 57 world premieres, three international premieres, four North American premieres, one U.S. premiere, eight Texas premieres, and 53 films from first-time filmmakers.

These include Opening Night headliner Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil; Centerpiece film Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free; and Closing Night film Alone Together.

The festival will also feature 84 short films including music videos, five episodic premieres, six episodic pilots, 20 virtual cinema projects, 14 title design entries, and 30 special events.

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Ticket Info

$399 (gives access to all three festivals)