Just text your commands to this number: 47647
1. To set your phone to SxSW, send: bside fe sxsw2008
(You only have to do this once. You will get a confirmation message.)
2. To get showtimes, you can just text: bside show now
or, you can get showtimes for a specific day and time, like this: bside show fri 9pm
» To see showtimes by title, send: bside show title
ex: bside show woodpecker
» "Title" may also be any part of a film's title -- no need to punch in the whole thing. For example, you could see the showtimes for "'Bama Girl" by sending: bside show bama
» Film and interactive panels are also contained in the schedule. To see the showtime for the panel "Blood, Sweat, and Fear: Great Design Hurts," you could send: bside show design hurts
3. To rate a film you've seen on a scale of 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent), send: bside rate title rating
For example, you could rate "Dear Zachary" as excellent by sending: bside rate zachary 5
» When you're home in front of a computer, log in to sxsw.bside.com and create an account. Enter your cell phone number into your profile and your phone ratings will automatically be associated with your SxSW B-Side account.
Send bside help for even more commands!
(Disclosure: I work for B-Side Entertainment.)