Culture Fix

What to Do After Work September 16–19

Fleabag returns to the stage, Town Hall merges art and poetry in an autoimmune benefit, and a 17th century painter takes her rapist to trial.

09/16/2019 By Courtney Cummings, Lily Hansen, and Stefan Milne

Culture Fix

What to Do After Work August 5–8

An ex-Mormon makes bedroom music, restaurants celebrate RBG, and SIFF screens a documentary for feline fanatics.

08/05/2019 By Lily Hansen and Jonathan Olsen-Koziol

Culture Fix

Weekend What to Do June 29–July 1

An archetypical femme fatale returns to cabaret, bad movies get what they deserve, and Bill Clinton is a novelist (sort of).

06/29/2018 By Mac Hubbard

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week January 18–24

Awaken your inner folk fan with Langhorne Slim, mark the anniversary of Roe v. Wade with Lindy West, and spend a family weekend with Children's Film Festival Seattle and Math Moves!.

01/18/2016 By Scott Johnson Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Fashion on Film

The True Cost: Unmasking Fast Fashion

Designer shop Butch Blum presents a documentary on fast fashion's cruel industry.

09/03/2015 By Agazit Afeworki


PubliCalendar: Seattle's Olympia Solidarity Action

Today's picks for civic nerds

05/26/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Film Fest

SIFF 2014 Picks: May 20–26

Music movies including 'Lucky Them' and 'Razing the Bar' highlight the film festival's second week.

05/20/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Film News

SIFF 2014 Announces Its Full Lineup

From big stars to Brony docs, there's something for everyone at 40th edition of the film fest.

05/02/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Film Fan

The Best Films of SIFF 2013 Were...

SIFF spotlights the festival's award winners and audience favorites June 12–20.

06/10/2013 By Laura Dannen

Music Videos

Seattle Bands on the Big Screen

A night at SIFF showcases some of the city's top musicians and video directors.

01/29/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

A Festival for All Occasions

It's the End of the World!...Film Festival

If the Mayans were right, we have 11 days to live. Might as well see a movie.

12/10/2012 By Laura Dannen

Film Fest Withdrawal

Best of SIFF 2012: Any Day Now, Eden

From award winners to audience favorites, and a big moment for local director Megan Griffiths.

06/11/2012 By Laura Dannen

Film Fest

Preview: Seattle International Film Festival 2012

Get excited for 273 feature films over three and a half weeks.

05/03/2012 By Laura Dannen


Get Ready for Summer Blockbusters with Avengers Assemble! at SIFF

Relive the movies that lead up to Marvel’s The Avengers.

04/25/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Film Fan

Go See This: The Kid with a Bike at SIFF Uptown

It’s sad, in a good way.

04/16/2012 By Laura Dannen


Scent of a Candy Man

SIFF Cinema brings back Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Smell-O-Vision screenings.

11/15/2010 By Laura Dannen

Arts & Culture

Haunted by the Same Ghost

03/04/2010 By Alexandra Bush

Arts & Culture

Girls on Film

03/01/2010 By Jonathan Cunningham