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March 13-21: Feature Length Version of Garbage Dreams accepted to SXSW Festival 2009, Screening in A

The 2009 SXSW Film Festival held in Austin, Texas from March 13-21, just announced its acceptance of the feature length version of Garbage Dreams from the seventh annual Media That Matter Film Festival. Garbage Dreams is a documentary following three teenage boys born into the trash trade in Cairo, Egypt, directed by Mai Iskander. Check the SXSW website at a later date for more details regarding the screening date and time of Garbage Dreams. The SXSW FILM CONFERENCE AND FESTIVAL explores all aspects of the art and business of independent filmmaking. The Conference hosts a five-day adventure in the latest filmmaking trends and new technology, featuring distinguished speakers and mentors. The internationally-acclaimed, nine-day Festival boasts some of the most wideranging programming of any US event of its kind, from provocative documentaries to subversive Hollywood comedies, with a special focus on emerging talents. Get your tickets now!

Published on March 13, 2009

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