Two Step, a Texas thriller shot in Austin, makes its world premiere at South By SouthWest on Mar. 9. The fast-paced film encompasses Austin’s vibrant atmosphere starting with writer/director Alex R. Johnson, an Austin native.
The thriller chronicle James, a college dropout, and Webb, a professional criminal. Though they aren’t living the best lifestyle and their lives violently change. After receiving an anonymous phone scam they face a long, deep dark journey of hell.
In true Austin style, the film features local musicians Dale Watson, Jesse Dayton and KUTX radio personality Laurie Gallardo. Two Step will premiere at the Topfer Theater at the ZACH theater venue (1510 Toomey Rd.) at 7 p.m. on Mar. 9. Additional screenings will be held at the Alamo Drafthouse Slaugther (5701 W. Slaughter Lane) on Mar. 10 at 4:30 p.m. and again at Topfer Theater at the ZACH on Mar. 14 at 4:30 p.m. For more information visit the film’s official Facebook page.