SXSW 2017: Audience Awards Winners Announced

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SXSW 2017: Audience Awards Winners Announced:

The votes have been counted and the SXSW Audience Award Winners have been announced. Our reviews of the films we have seen are linked below as well. Check out the list below:


NARRATIVE FEATURE COMPETITION
Audience Award Winner: 
The Light of the Moon
Director: Jessica M. Thompson

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE COMPETITION 

Audience Award Winner: Dealt
Director: Luke Korem 

Review by Ashley Menzel

Review by Scott Menzel

HEADLINERS 

Audience Award Winner: Baby Driver
Director: Edgar Wright

Review by Ashley Menzel

Review by Scott Menzel

Review by Fred Topel

NARRATIVE SPOTLIGHT
Audience Award Winner:
 Mr. Roosevelt
Director: Noël Wells 

Review by Ashley Menzel

DOCUMENTARY SPOTLIGHT
Audience Award Winner:
 The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
Director: Jennifer M. Kroot  

VISIONS
Audience Award Winner: 
Becoming Bond
Director: Josh Greenbaum

MIDNIGHTERS
Audience Award Winner:
 68 Kill 
Director: Trent Haaga

EPISODIC
Audience Award Winner
: Dear White People
Director: Justin Simien

24 BEATS PER SECOND
Audience Award Winner: May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers
Directors: Judd Apatow and Michael Bonfiglio 

GLOBAL
Audience Award Winner:
 Divine Divas
Director: Leandra Leal

FESTIVAL FAVORITES
Audience Award Winner
The Big Sick
Director: Michael Showalter 

Review by Ashley Menzel

Review by Scott Menzel

SXSW 2017 saw some great films this year. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for these great films when they come to a theater, streaming service or on demand near you!