SXSW Film Festival announces 2011 movie lineup: Rainn Wilson, Zachary Quinto, Rebecca Hall
New films starring Rainn Wilson (The Office), Zachary Quinto (Star Trek) and Rebecca Hall (The Town) will premiere at this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival, which will showcase 130 movies — including 60 world premieres — from March 11-19 in Austin, Tex. The full feature film lineup, announced today, includes the world premieres of the comedies A Bag of Hammers (starring Hall and Jason Ritter) and Girl Walks into a Bar (Quinto and Josh Hartnett), as well as the U.S. premiere of Super, starring Rainn Wilson and Ellen Page. In the Narrative Feature competition, the horror pic 96 Minutes (Brittany Snow) and the drama A Year in Mooring (Josh Lucas and James Cromwell) will face off against six other titles for the festival’s Grand Jury and Audience prizes.
Previously announced films premiering at the festival include Jodie Foster’s dark comedy The Beaver, starring Mel Gibson, and the Jake Gyllenhaal thriller Source Code. Check out the festival’s full lineup at the official SXSW site.