Portable spoke to Ellen Page and Alexander Skarsgard at SXSW about their amazing new film The East, very important and relevant modern commentary on the state of the world we live in.
Portable was fortunate enough to talk to the very sweet and humble director and producer, Jeffrey Schwarz, about his film I Am Divine and the inspirational man who would pave the way for misfits everywhere.
I was lucky enough to sit down with Good Night writer and director Sean Gallagher, actor and producer Jonny Mars and actor Alex Karpovsky (who you might know as Ray from a show called Girls), at SXSW, and inbetween my exhausted, delirious gushing, ask them some questions about the film...
“The future” holds a lot of sway at SXSW. Two people that made the future look tolerable were Elon Musk from Space X and Bre Pettis from Makerbot. This is what I learned about the future from SXSW.
Director Joe Swanberg is back at SXSW for the 8th time in 2013 with his romantic comedy/drama Drinking Buddies. His latest festival entry sees Olivia Wilde and New Girl's Jake Johnson in what Swanberg calls controlled chaos filmmaking.
Scenic Route, essentially, is a movie for bros masquerading as meaningful indie.
As an identical twin and half of Austin band Boy Friend, front-woman and painter Christa Palazzolo has been no stranger to dualism. Portable talked to her about balancing art mediums, what to expect from the new record, and the connotations of the word "new age."
A dark comedy that earned many a fan down in Austin, the Taiwan Oyster is set to make Billy Harvey and Jeff Palmiotti household names. Before that happens, we checked in with the actors to ask them our SXSW-inspired rapid-fire questions.