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08/01/08
And the winners are...

Peter and Ben
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, is Pinny Grylls' Peter and Ben!

Grand Jury AwardPeter and Ben
Popularity Contest Award Little Pumpkin
Really Real Shorts Peter and Ben
Old-School Shorts Visit
Animate-it Snake
Sound Checks Temposhark, 'Blame'
What the F*#!? Haunted House

These films are the first official selections of the 2009 SXSW Film Festival that will be held in Austin, TX from March 13-21, 2009. 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 Boston University Department of Film and Televison, the official sponsor of the 2008 SXSWclick festival.

06/27/08
2008 SXSWclick Finalists Revealed!!!

2008 SXSWclick Finalists

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 25th. Happy Viewing!

06/18/07
SXSWclick FINALISTS WILL BE REVEALED ON FRIDAY, JUNE 27

The 15 SXSWclick finalists will be revealed on Friday June 27, 2008. 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 2007 SXSWclick Festival.

06/13/08
Today is the Day! Get those films in the mail (uploaded)!

The final submission deadline for the 5th annual SXSWclick competition is today, Friday, June 13 (postmark deadline). If you want a chance to get your cool online video seen by the SXSW audience and our influential panel of judges, then don't delay and enter today! This year's winners will receive a plethora of prizes and software from our amazing sponsors and a screening slot at SXSW 2009.

05/20/08
SXSWclick Unveils the 2008 Jurors

Don Hertzfeldt We are more than excited to announce the jurors for the 5th annual SXSWclick competition. The jurors this year are a dynamic and wide range of filmmakers, actors, animators and film festivals directors from the world over. The list includes legendary comedic actor Jeffrey Tambor, award winning animator Don Hertzfeldt (pictured), independent film producer Anish Savjani , and accomplished producer/writer Mary Sweeney. Get your work seen by our panel of judges and the entire internets by submitting your short film to SXSWclick now!

04/28/08
SXSWclick Call for Entries is Open

You create it. You capture it. We show it. With five categories ranging from "Old-School Shorts" to "Really Real Shorts" to "What the F*#!?" -- there's a category just for you. Just make sure it's under 10 minutes, and you're good to go.

› Call for Entries Begins April 28th
› Final Deadline is June 13th, 2008
› Entry Fee is $10
› Read the Rules and Info and Enter Your Short Film Today!

04/08/08
SXSWclick 2008 is Coming!

Here are the dates for the 5th Annual SXSWclick fest:

Call For Entries: Monday, April 28th, 2008

Call For Entries Deadline: Friday, June 13th, 2008

Finalist Announced/Online Voting Begins: Friday, June 27th, 2008

Winners Announced: Friday, August 1st, 2008

It's SXSWclick time once again! The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conferences & Festivals is happy to announce the Fifth edition of its mobile media festival, SXSWclick. A year-round initiative created to showcase short-form storytelling via mobile devices and the web, SXSWclick is your ticket to win an assortment of prizes and industry exposure. Online/mobile video content is making big waves throughout the globe, and SXSWclick is the annual chance to get your work seen!

Watch last year's winners here and stay tuned to SXSW and SXSWclick.com for more info!