With four films opening in 2014 in the U.S. — including Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel and Jim Jarmusch’s Only Lovers Left Alive — the 53-year-old’s celebrity only stands to grow. But Swinton could scarcely care less.
After famously criticizing Gravity, the astrophysicist — and host of Fox’s COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey — doesn’t know if he’ll ever publicly fact-check a film’s science again. Praising a film’s science, however, he can do.
It’s the ultimate meeting of memes.
Twenty years after three college students created the game, the well-connected actor reflects on how Six Degrees has had a personal and professional impact on his life.
With so many films and TV shows playing at the 2014 SXSW Film Festival, there is only so much one person can see — and these are the ones I’m most looking forward to!
In an exclusive clip from Chef, premiering at the SXSW Film Festival, Favreau tries to escalate a social media war with a nasty food critic.
Also: A Bill & Ted movie update!
They don’t even have iPhones or opposable thumbs so why did you make them come all the way to Austin.
The SXSW documentary Mr. Angel explores how Buck Angel has become a major voice for female-to-male trans people — by being radically normal.
Bassem Youssef uses Daily Show-style satire to criticize the Egyptian government. With 30 million viewers and counting, he says he’s not scared.
Over Austin Tex-Mex, the cast of the online parody of The Bachelor talk SXSW, why they don’t like molé sauce — and why some fans think that the show is real.
North Koreans are beginning to get access to cell phones, tablets, and even social networking. But freedom of speech is still elusive.
The cat, who is receiving hundreds of visitors at events in Austin, apparently only looks miserable. PETA protests the protests.
Forget CES: Austin is where you show your new gadgets. An old-school turn for the tech world’s trendiest show.
The Reddit panel at SXSW went terribly wrong. A powerful site struggles with introspection.
“The secret’s out.” How SXSWi morphed from a tech insider cabal to a party week for startup spring breakers.
The OUTlander Spring Festival is showcasing LGBT musicians through March 16th at SXSW.
In the fascinating documentary Good Ol’ Freda, which premiered at the SXSW Film Festival, the Fab Four’s loyal secretary breaks her silence.
The reboot of the horror-movie classic played like gangbusters in Austin, but the making of it was just as creepy.
The cast of the Shakespeare adaptation piled into a tour bus to travel from L.A. to the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas. Things got… interesting. (UPDATED!)