SXSW: Survival of the Fittest
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SXSW: Survival of the Fittest

By Curtis Woloschuk, Associate Director of Programing Anyone who’s ever thrown themselves fully into a film festival experience knows that they come to rely on their survival instincts every bit as much as their discerning cinephilia. We’ve all seen (or perhaps even been) those VIFF diehards carting along a Tupperware of emergency rations so that … Continue reading

Came for the Films, Stayed for the Tacos: A VIFF Programmer’s Guide to SXSW
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Came for the Films, Stayed for the Tacos: A VIFF Programmer’s Guide to SXSW

The sheer scale of Austin, Texas’ SXSW lends itself to myriad descriptors. With overlapping music, film, interactive, gaming and comedy festivals augmented with conference sessions focussing on everything from sports to social impact, labels such as labyrinthine, monolithic or just plain monstrous are all quite apt. Continue reading