SXSW 2018 is upon us. Here are 10 films, without Tomatometers to guide us comfortably, premiering at this year's fest that you can bet on.
Relaxer - Joel Potrykus
Dogged to deteriorate ‘til he clobbers the unclobberable, Abby can’t flee his dent in the couch til he bests his brother’s bet to beat level 256 of Pac-Man
. The stakes are, in that Potrykus way, only as strong as the disillusioned hero can envisage. Sleepless, stagnating, running on processed dairy, Abby’s obstacle might be Potrykus’s most menacing yet.
Don’t Leave Home - Michael Tully
Michael Tully’s first feature since the low-dose nostalgia trip Ping Pong Summer
leaves comfort for myth and mystery, a curiosity and obsession that leads an artist away from the hearth.
Field Guide To Evil - Anthology
This ”Global dark folklore anthology” features shorts from The Lure director Agniezka Smoczynska, Goodnight Mommy’s