Rest in peace until the next year, South by Southwest. The
red carpets have been rolled away and the theater marquees have been wiped. All
that's left are the memories and a bunch of films that might some day appear at
a theater near you.
The directorial debut of Katie Dellamaggiore follows
the champion chess team of PS 318 in Brooklyn,
It’s the home stretch of the South by Southwest
Film Festival. The music portion is gearing up, pushing film shuttle buses off
schedule, the premiere parties are drying up, and the film folks are slowly
making their way home. So I’m catching up on the movies I missed or didn’t even
know existed (it happens). Here are some
of the best.