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

08/13/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

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.

05/13/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

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.

04/21/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld


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

Today's picks for civic nerds.

02/07/2014 By Genie Leslie


Magnifico: SIFF's Cinema Italian Style 2013

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

11/14/2013 By Zosha Millman


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.

09/03/2013 By Laura Dannen


Seattle Musicians Score 'The Hitchcock 9' at SIFF

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

07/15/2013 By Mike Lydon

Film Fest

SIFF 2013 Trailer: A Short Film Unto Itself

See decades of festival films recreated in 3D miniature.

05/09/2013 By Laura Dannen

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.

05/01/2013 By Laura Dannen

Film News

Joss Whedon's 'Much Ado About Nothing' to Open SIFF 2013

Bonus: The director and several cast members will be in attendance.

04/08/2013 By Laura Dannen


'Room 237' Explores the Hidden Meanings of 'The Shining'

Learn the far-out theories surrounding Kubrick's horror classic at SIFF.

04/04/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: Feb 20-26

Maxime Bilet wants to cook you dinner, Crush celebrates eight years, and chili aficionados bring the heat at Tavolàta.

02/18/2013 By Erica Thompson

Ticket Alert

This Week at SIFF: Lebowski & Leonardo

High culture meets "high" culture.

03/26/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Film Fan Recap

Highlights from ‘An Evening with Gary Oldman’

Acting royalty comes to Seattle for a preview screening of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.

12/12/2011 By Laura Dannen

Film Q&A

Simpsons Writer Dana Gould Wants You to See Plan 9 from Outer Space at SIFF

"It’s incompetence aspiring to be greatness."

12/07/2011 By Matthew Halverson


Uptown Again

Queen Anne's Historic Uptown Theater reopens under SIFF banner.

10/24/2011 By Josh Feit

Film News

Win a Year’s Pass to SIFF Cinema at the Uptown

Do you have a favorite memory of the Queen Anne theater? SIFF wants to know.

09/07/2011 By Laura Dannen

Film News

Queen Anne’s Uptown Theater to Reopen in October

SIFF takes over the lease.

08/08/2011 By Laura Dannen