Browse All Films

Filtering by Genre: Biopic

Black Mass

Opens: September 18

USA | 2015 | 122 | Scott Cooper

Johnny Depp stars as notorious Boston mobster James Whitey Bulger in this gripping true-life crime drama from director Scott Cooper (Crazy Heart). Co-stars Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jesse Plemons, Dakota Johnson, and Kevin Bacon.

The End of the Tour

Now Playing

USA | 2015 | 106 minutes | James Ponsoldt

SIFF Cinema Uptown
Imagine the greatest conversation you've ever had... Jason Segel and Jesse Eisenberg give show-stopping performances in director James Ponsoldt's (The Spectacular Now) funny yet tender dramatization of the unforgettable five-day interview between journalist David Lipsky and the enigmatic author of "Infinite Jest", David Foster Wallace.

Gabo: The Creation of Gabriel García Márquez

October 2 - 8, 2015

Spain | 2015 | 88 minutes | Justin Webster

SIFF Film Center | One Week Only, Exclusive Presentation
This emotional documentary tells the incredible story of Gabriel García Márquez - known as “Gabo” throughout Latin America – a law-school dropout and journalist who grew up in the poverty and violence of northern Colombia, and went on to become the writer of globally celebrated, critically-acclaimed books including "Love in the Time of Cholera" and "One Hundred Years of Solitude."

Listen to Me Marlon

August 21 - September 3, 2015

United Kingdom | 2015 | 102 minutes | Stevan Riley

SIFF Film Center | Held Over: Second Week Added!
Using clips from his previously unheard audio archives, Hollywood legend Marlon Brando narrates his incredible life and career in his own words.