2016 Schedule

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

Smokey and the Bandit

Sunday, March 13
8:00PM - 9:30PM

Long Center Terrace
701 W Riverside Dr


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Second night of free outdoor film series at the Long Center Terrace 

Doors at 6PM 
Screening at 8PM

The film will be introduced by the Bandit himself, Mr. Burt Reynolds!

The Bandit is hired on to run a tractor trailer full of beer over county lines in hot pursuit by a pesky sheriff.

*Event subject to cancellation due to weather.  Please check SXSW.com for all updates.  

Section: Special Events
Country: United States
Runtime: 90min

Director: Hal Needham

Producer: Mort Engleberg, Robert L. Levy, Jules V. Levy

Screenwriter: James Lee Barrett, Charles Shyer, Alan Mandel

Cinematographer: Bobby Byrne

Editor: Walter Hannemann

Principal Cast: Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jerry Reed, Mike Henry , Paul Williams, Pat McCormick, Alfie Wise, George Reynolds, Macon McCalman, Linda McClure

He wrote and directed some of the most financially successful action comedy films, making his directorial debut with the box office smash, SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT (1977). The ten features he directed include HOOPER (1978) and THE CANNONBALL RUN (1981).



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