5 SXSW Films For Athletes

Featuring two coming-of-age stories and the "hardest climb in the world"

What started out as a small music festival in 1987 has turned into a multi-pronged juggernaut, showcasing not just music acts (with 2,000-plus official performers this year), but the best in emerging technology and film. In this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival, on its 25th year and running March 9 to 17, festival goers can choose from nearly 300 narrative features, documentaries, shorts, episodics, and more. Here, five buzz-worthy sports-centric picks.