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Film Fest

SIFF 2016 Picks: Final Week (June 8–12)

Finish off SIFF 2016 with Mike Birbiglia, a comedic women's rec league basketball team, Buster Keaton, and a historic charlatan.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/08/2016

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Cheap Week May 16–22

Celebrate a new season with the Storm, prepare for SIFF's cinematic overload, and drink up during Seattle Beer Week.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/16/2016

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Cheap Week April 18–24

Celebrate Shakespeare, groove with Fly Moon Royalty, and pay tribute to one of the greatest female film directors.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/18/2016

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Cheap Week April 11–17

Check out the Pacific Northwest's best new music videos on the big screen, explore space at Pivot, and honor the memory of Noah Davis at the Frye.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/11/2016

Film News

Seattle International Film Festival Unveils Its 2015 Lineup

This year's offerings include big comedies, Pixar, foodie flicks, David Foster Wallace, and SIFF degrees of separation with Kevin Bacon.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/29/2015

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Cheap Week Seattle: February 23–March 1

A belated symphonic celebration of the Chinese New Year and writing on (and about) the Metro: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 02/23/2015

Met Picks

Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: December 2014

Stevie Wonder and Deck The Hall Ball come to KeyArena, and see Willy Wonka in Smell-O-Vision at SIFF.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/01/2014


The Egyptian Theatre Reopens with a Weekend of Free Screenings

The Capitol Hill theater returns as SIFF Cinema Egyptian with showings of 'Risky Business,' 'Amélie,' 'Enter the Dragon,' 'Pan's Labyrinth,' and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/02/2014

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Cheap Week Seattle: September 15–21

Popup parks liberate parking spaces around town, and Lynn Shelton's star-studded flick 'Laggies' premieres locally: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Conor Romack
  • Published 09/15/2014


Lynn Shelton's 'Laggies' To Premiere Locally at SIFF's Women in Cinema

The local director's biggest feature to date kicks off SIFF's yearly celebration of female filmmakers in September

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/26/2014

Film News

Scarecrow Video Becomes a Non-Profit and SIFF Lays Out Egyptian Theatre Reopening Plans

Scarecrow turns to Kickstarter, while SIFF Cinema Egyptian targets a fall revival

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/13/2014

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: May 14–20

This week: A Creole pop-up pops up, and two places to drink rosé and eat oysters are still not enough.

  • By Caroline Ferguson
  • Published 05/13/2014

Film News

SIFF 2014 Opens with Jimi Hendrix Biopic

'Jimi: All Is By My Side' begins the fest's 40th edition on May 15 at McCaw Hall.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/21/2014


PubliCalendar: Copper and Poverty, Stair Walks Day, and Post Alley Film Fest

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Genie Leslie
  • Published 02/07/2014


Magnifico: SIFF's Cinema Italian Style 2013

The annual mini-festival offers a full week of new Italian films.

  • By Zosha Millman
  • Published 11/14/2013


SIFF Brings Back David Sedaris Movie ‘C.O.G.’

The 2013 SIFF Grand Jury Prize winner is the first on-screen adaptation of the humorist’s work.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 09/03/2013


Seattle Musicians Score 'The Hitchcock 9' at SIFF

We talk to local performers about the process of scoring the director's early silent films.

  • By Mike Lydon
  • Published 07/15/2013


Slide Show: History Is ___ Film Competition Celebration

  • Published 05/12/2013

Film Fest

SIFF 2013 Trailer: A Short Film Unto Itself

See decades of festival films recreated in 3D miniature.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/09/2013

Film Fest

7 Films We Can't Wait to See at SIFF

And one tribute to a local celebrity. Seattle International Film Festival opens May 16.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/01/2013
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