SXSWclick is proud to announce this year's Jury and Popularity Contest winners. The Grand Jury Award, the jury's favorite finalist from the entire competition and the winner of a MacPro workstation, an Apple Cinema display, and a copy of Final Cut Studio all courtesy of our friends at iThentic, goes to Pierre!
Grand Jury Award ›Pierre
Popularity Contest Award ›Peterson's Savings and Loan
Really Real Shorts ›Ubuntu
Old-School Shorts ›Peterson's Savings and Loan
Sound Checks ›Socadia, "Always Near"
What the F*#!? ›The Timebox Twins
These films are the first official selections of the 2008 SXSW Film Festival that will be held in Austin, TX from March 7-15, 2008. You can view them all here. We also want to thank all of our media partners and award sponsors, and a special thank you goes to CellFish, the official sponsor of the 2007 SXSWclick festival.
Fifteen finalists in five different categories have been posted online for this year's event. Vote for your favorite of these finalists in the Popularity Contest. Hurry -- the final voting deadline is this Friday, July 27. SXSWclick is sponsored by Cellfish.
We are thrilled to announce the fifteen finalists in the five SXSWclick categories. The finalists have been posted here for your viewing pleasures. Don't forget to vote for your favorite finalist to win the Popularity Contest Award. In addition to the Popularity Contest Award, jury winners in each of the five categories, including the Grand Jury Prize winner, will be announced August 1st. You can vote once daily for your favorite finalist until midnight on Friday, July 27th. Happy Viewing!
The 15 SXSWclick finalists will be revealed on Friday June 29, 2007. Stay tuned to watch the best SXSWclick has to offer. In the meantime, don't forget to explore all the winners and finalists from the 2006 SXSWclick Festival.
Sponsored by Cellfish, SXSWclick is the year-round initiative created to showcase short-form storytelling via mobile devices and the web. Final submission deadline for version 2007 of this competition is Friday, June 15. If you want a chance to get your cool online video seen by the SXSW audience, then don't delay and enter today! Also, the winner of this year's Grand Jury Prize receives a MacPro Workstation as well as an Apple Cinema display, all courtesy of iThentic.
We're refining and building our SXSWclick jury for 2007. Among the jury who will be charged with watching the finalists this year, are Namesake star Kal Penn, Mr. Show co-creator Bob Odenkirk, Scratch director Doug Pray, bestselling author, pro blogger and vlogger Violet Blue, doc blogger Agnes Varnum, Kurt Cobain About a Son director AJ Schnack, and more. So, if you haven't yet, submit to SXSWclick today!
In addition to industry exposure and a screening slot at the 2008 SXSW Film Festival,
SXSWclick entrants compete for a chance to win prizes and products including a MacPro Workstation with an Apple Cinema display from iThentic as well as
software and services from Productiontrax.com, Final Draft, and Antics Technologies.
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With five categories ranging from "Old-School Shorts" to "Really Real Shorts" to "What the F*#!?" -- there's a category just for your unique work. Just make sure it's under 10 minutes, and you're good to go. Enter Now »
Old-School Shorts ›Playing Chicken
Really Real Shorts ›art/work
Animate-it ›Animation vs. Animator
Sound Checks ›"Clinically Dead" Chad Van Gaalen
What the F*#!? ›Snail
Popularity Contest Award ›Playing Chicken
These films were the first official selections of the 2007 SXSW Film Festival that was held in Austin, TX from March 9-17, 2007. View them all here.