2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Everybody Wants Some

Friday, March 18
7:00PM - 8:56PM

Hashtags: #sxsw #EverybodyWantsSome

A “spiritual sequel” to DAZED AND CONFUSED set in the world of 1980 college life, EVERYBODY WANTS SOME is a comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood. Get ready for the best weekend ever.

Section: Headliners
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 116min

Director: Richard Linklater

Executive Producer: Sean Daniel, John Sloss, Stephen Feder

Producer: Megan Ellison, Ginger Sledge, Richard Linklater

Screenwriter: Richard Linklater

Cinematographer: Shane F. Kelly

Editor: Sandra Adair, ACE

Production Designer: Bruce Curtis

Additional Credits: , Music Supervisor: Randall Poster, Music Supervisor: Meghan Currier, Costume Designer: Kari Perkins

Principal Cast: Will Brittain, Zoey Deutch, Ryan Guzman, Tyler Hoechlin, Blake Jenner, J. Quinton Johnson, Glen Powell, Wyatt Russell, Austin Amelio, Temple Baker, Tanner Kalina, Juston Street, Forrest Vickery


Screenwriter/filmmaker Richard Linklater has directed 18 feature films. He serves as the Artistic Director for the Austin Film Society, which he founded in 1985 to showcase films from around the world. The society has given over $1,500,000 in grants to Texas filmmakers and in 1999, received the DGA Honor in recognition of its support of the arts.

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Public Film Contact
Ginger Sledge

Publicity Contact
Kirsten Anderson



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