7 Fun SXSW Bumpers

Erin McCarthy
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Before a film plays at SXSW, you won’t see any trailers—but you will see bumpers. These creative shorts set the tone for what you’re about to see. As SXSW Film celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, let’s take a look back at a few of our favorite bumpers from the last few years, in no particular order. (Warning: There's some NSFW content in these videos!)

1. “Soundstage,” 2010

2. “Mario,” 2011

3. "Panel Question," 2012

4. “Stay Indoors,” 2010

(Warning: This one is gruesome!)

5. “The Chase,” 2011

6. “Sewing,” 2010

7. “Constellations,” 2011

Which one is your favorite?