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SXSW 2014 Festivals – Call for Submissions

South By Southwest (SXSW) Conferences and Festivals have opened for registrations and submissions. Conference registrations, hotel requests, Film Festival submissions, Interactive Awards and SXSW Accelerator applications and Music Festival showcase applications are now being accepted.

SXSW offers the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies, fostering creative and professional growth alike.

The SXSW Music, SXSW Film and SXSW Interactive festivals will take place Friday, 7 March through Sunday, 16 March, 2014 in Austin, Texas.

  • SXSW Film (7 – 15 March, 2014) is now accepting submissions from filmmakers for the opportunity to screen their films at this renowned destination for discovery.
  • SXSW Interactive (7 – 11 March, 2014) is accepting applications for SXSW Accelerator, SXSW’s marquee startup pitch competition in Startup Village. Startups that launched within the last year are encouraged to submit.
  • SXSW Music (11 – 16 March, 2014) continues to accept showcase applications for acts to perform at the world famous SXSW Music Festival. It is now possible to apply for the opportunity to perform for the 25,000 industry representatives including over 3,000 media representatives and the thousands of fans in attendance.

Please visit the official website for further info. Each of the festivals has its own section on it, with further guidelines and requirements for submitting.

Submission Fees

Different submission fees apply depending on the SXSW Festival.