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- Aitken, Doug
- Altman, Robert
- Baumbach, Noah
- Bogart, Anne
- Byington, Bob
- Camus, Marcel
- Connolly, Robert
- Cooper, Scott
- Daldry, Stephen
- Emmerich, Roland
- Fazer, Léa
- Fiala, Severin
- Franz, Veronika
- Godwin, Simon
- Goldthwait, Bobcat
- Hardwicke, Catherine
- Holbrooke, David
- Hope, Vanessa
- Jong, Mijke de
- Joseph, Kahlil
- Kwapis, Ken
- Laurent, Mélanie
- Lewis, Avi
- Matthews, Morgan
- Morris, Holly
- Murnion, Jonathan Milott & Cary
- Nolan, Christopher
- O'Connell, Brian James
- Parrish, Rebecca
- Perez, Patricia
- Petzold, Christian
- Ponsoldt, James
- Psihoyos, Louie
- Quay, Stephen and Timothy
- Riley, Stevan
- Rourke, Josie
- Sauper, Hubert
- Serrill, Ward
- Sharman, Jim
- Shiva, Alexandra
- Spheeris, Penelope
- Superstar, Roadkill
- Timoner, Ondi
- Ting, Emily
- Trigiani, Adriana
- Turner, Lyndsey
- Vallot, Delila
- Webster, Justin
- Weissman, Bill Weber and David
- Wyler, William
Filtering by Country: USA
USA | 2015 | 84 minutes | Noah Baumbach
SIFF Cinema Egyptian
Director Noah Baumbach re-teams with star and co-writer Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha) for this madcap comedy about chasing dreams and schemes in the big city, as college freshman Tracy (Lola Kirke) discovers the allures of New York thanks to her adventurous new stepsister Lola (Gerwig).
USA | 1975 | 159 Minutes | Robert Altman
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Big Screen Classics
40th Anniversary! Considered by many to be director Robert Altman's defining film, this convention-defying multi-threaded story about affairs of the heart and despairs of the mind is set amidst the celebration of America's bicentennial in the capital city of country music.
September 25 - October 1, 2015
USA | 2015 | 94 minutes | Louie Psihoyos
SIFF Cinema Uptown | One Week Only, Exclusive Presentation
Oscar®-winning documentary filmmaker Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) and his team expose the disastrous consequences of thoughtless human activity on thousands of the earth’s species, in this thrilling and urgent plea for change before the planet faces its next major extinction event.
USA | 2015 | 75 minutes | Rebecca Parrish
Three feisty, feminist nuns pursue social justice work-from serving those on the margins to fighting for Catholic women's equality–and stage a cross-country Nuns on the Bus tour which transforms American politics–and the Vatican itself.
USA | 1975 | 100 minutes | Jim Sharman
SIFF Cinema Egyptian | Midnight Adrenaline
Don't dream it, be it! Join us for the ultimate midnight movie experience filled with camp, horror, sex, music, audience participation, and general insanity. With live shadow casting by Vicarious Theatre Company and interactive prop bags available for purchase. Screens monthly!
September 11 - 13, 2015
USA | 2015 | 71 Mintues | Doug Aitken
SIFF Film Center | Three Days Only, Exclusive Presentation
Contemporary artists from all disciplines come together on a custom designed train for visual artist Doug Aitken's fast moving road trip through modern creativity, chronicled in 62 unique one-minute films.
Opens: September 25
USA | 2015 | 129 Minutes | Roland Emmerich
Egyptian | Exclusive Presentation
With the toss of a single brick in 1969, a crusade for equality is born. Director Roland Emmerich's long-time passion project, this dramatic retelling of the Stonewall riots follows fictional character Danny Winters (Jeremy Irvine) as he befriends a diverse group of New York City gay and trans youth who create a community, only to endure repeated harassment and aggression, igniting the flames of an uprising.
USA | 2015 | 89 Minutes | Avi Lewis
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Special Event
Author Naomi Klein and director Avi Lewis in person.
Produced in conjunction with Naomi Klein's bestselling book of the same name, this urgent dispatch on climate change contends that the greatest crisis we have ever faced also offers us the opportunity to address and correct the inhumane systems that have created it.
USA | 2015 | 104 Minutes | Ken Kwapis
SIFF Cinema Uptown
Nick Nolte and Robert Redford star in this comedic adventure about two old-timers who hike the Appalachian Trail. Based on the best-seller by celebrated travel writer Bill Bryson, the film co-stars Emma Thompson, Nick Offerman, Kristen Schaal, and Mary Steenburgen.
USA | 1992 | 94 minutes | Penelope Spheeris
Director Penelope Spheeris scheduled to introduce the film. With a background in the real world of DIY rock and roll, Penelope Spheeris was the perfect choice to take the exploits of SNL fixtures stars Wayne and Garth to the big screen. When the duo is offered a fat contract by sleazy TV exec Rob Lowe they discover that the road from basement to big time is a gnarly one. Party on!