Hollywood life lessons! Honesty in film criticism! Industry secrets pried from the minds of experts under the influence of alcohol! These are only a few of the topics that could be up for discussion at South by Southwest 2011, and YOU can help decide which panel ideas make the cut.

That's one of the great things about the annual SXSW Festival held in Austin, TX; the public gets to vote on which panels are chosen for the Film, Interactive, and Music confabs. And since you have only days to get your votes in for 2011's SXSW panel line-up (DAYS, people - voting closes on Friday11:59 CST Sunday, August 29!), here are a dozen of the best, most promising, film-related Panel Picker ideas guaranteed to enlighten and entertain, hand-picked with care by yours truly and presented in no particular order.

(Vote, vote, vote! It takes ten seconds to register, and you can vote for as many Panel Picker proposals as you like.)