South by Southwest has lined up Jake Gyllenhaal and producer Sarah Green as its first announced speakers for its featured conversations at next year’s festival.

SXSW chief Janet Pierson noted, “We are excited that Jake Gyllenhaal and Sarah Green are among our 2016 Featured Conversations. Jake continues to deliver outstanding performances in brave, outside-the-box roles. Sarah Green is a talented hands-on creative producer working with some of our most unique and visionary directors. Both Jake and Sarah have fascinating careers full of excellent, non-formulaic work, which is a SXSW sweet spot.”

To attend the SXSW Film Conference you must have a 2016 SXSW Film, Gold or Platinum badge – Register by this Friday, October 23rd, to save $145 off the walk-up rate for a Film badge.

The SXSW Film Festival will take place March 11th-19th in Austin, TX.