Featured Films & Events
January 18, 2017
SIFF Film Center | French Truly Salon
Gilles LeGrand's drama examines the contentious relationship between the demanding proprieter of a prestigious family wine estate and his work-shy son. The film is preceded by a presentation by Virginie Paradis of French Truly which will take viewers on a virtual tour of three French wine regions.
SIFF Cinema Uptown
Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee Damien Chazelle, La La Land tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams. Closed Captioning Available.
SIFF Cinema Egyptian | Ends Jan 19
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Starts Jan 20
This critically acclaimed drama from writer/director Barry Jenkins is a tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while also grappling with his own sexuality. An intensely personal and poetic tale that is also a vital portrait of contemporary African American life. Closed Captioning Available.
SIFF Cinema Egyptian
With 20th Century Women, filmmaker Mike Mills (the Academy Award®- winning Beginners) delves into his childhood to bring us a richly multilayered and funny coming-of-age story with Annette Bening as a mother struggling to understand her teenage son. Closed Captioning Available.
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January 19, 2017
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Special Event
Guests are scheduled to be in attendance for a post-screening panel discussion. We know the names of Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg. But what about the female entrepreneurs? What's their story? From brand new startups to million dollar industries, it's time we stop telling girls they can't be anything they want to be and show them what it means to be a leader.
January 20 - 22, 2017
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Cinema Classics
Samurai Noodle Truck Serving Tampopo Noodles on Fri, Jan 20 from 5pm in the front of the Uptown!
Juzo Itami's rapturous "ramen western" returns to U.S. screens for the first time in decades, in a new 4K restoration. The tale of an enigmatic band of ramen ronin who guide the widow of a noodle shop owner on her quest for the perfect recipe, Tampopo serves up a savory broth of culinary adventure seasoned with offbeat comedy sketches and the erotic exploits of a gastronome gangster. Sweet, sexy, surreal, and mouthwatering, Tampopo remains one of the most delectable examples of food on film.