The official trailer for Go For Sisters was released last week, coinciding with the announcement that the independent feature will be part of the official lineup of SXSW 2013 Film segment.
The film will premiere at SXSW on March 11 at the Stateside Theatre in downtown Austin, Texas. Two other screenings are planned for Wednesday, March 13 at 1:45 p.m. at Violet Crown 3&4 and Friday, March 15 at 11 a.m at Alamo Ritz 2. A Film Badge, Gold Badge, Platinum Badge, or Film Festival Wristband is required to see the movie.
Written and directed by John Sayles, it follows the journey of two friends (Yolanda Ross and LisaGay Hamilton) who were raised nearly as sisters as they search for a son who has gone missing near the Mexican border. They are aided by a former cop (Edward James Olmos) in their mission that is fraught with dangers.