South by Southwest 2021

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Alone Together (Year: 2021; Director: Bradley Bell, Pablo Jones-Soler)
A pop star in quarantine embarks on a whirlwind creative and romantic journey while making an album in 40 days that unites a community around the world.
Demi Lovato: Dancing With The Devil (Year: 2021; Director: Michael D Ratner)
A documentary exploring some of the events that led to the singer's nearly fatal overdose in 2018, and her awakenings in the aftermath.
Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free (Year: 2021; Director: Mary Wharton)
Drawn from a newly discovered archive of 16mm film showing Tom Petty at work on his 1994 record Wildflowers, considered by many including Rolling Stone to be his greatest album ever, this is an intimate view of a musical icon.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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