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- Alpert, Matthew O’Neill and Jon
- Bogart, Anne
- Bombach, Alexandria
- Boyle, Danny
- Camus, Marcel
- Connolly, Robert
- Cooper, Scott
- Craven, Wes
- Daldry, Stephen
- Emmerich, Roland
- Fazer, Léa
- Fiala, Severin
- Franz, Veronika
- Godwin, Simon
- Håfström, Mikael
- Hardwicke, Catherine
- Hope, Vanessa
- Jong, Mijke de
- Joseph, Kahlil
- Laurent, Mélanie
- Lewis, Avi
- Maloof, John
- Matthews, Morgan
- Morris, Holly
- Murnion, Jonathan Milott & Cary
- Nolan, Christopher
- Parrish, Rebecca
- Perez, Patricia
- Psihoyos, Louie
- Quay, Stephen and Timothy
- Rourke, Josie
- Scarpelli, Mo
- Schipper, Sebastian
- Serrill, Ward
- Sharman, Jim
- Shiva, Alexandra
- Siskel, Charlie
- Spheeris, Penelope
- Strauss-Schulson, Todd
- Timoner, Ondi
- Ting, Emily
- Trigiani, Adriana
- Turner, Lyndsey
- Vallot, Delila
- Webster, Justin
- Weissman, Bill Weber and David
- Wenders, Wim
- Wyler, William
September 22, 2015
Netherlands | 2014 | 80 minutes | Mijke de Jong
Blending reality and fiction, Dutch director Mijke de Jong collaborated with star Leonoor Pauw, who has terminal lung cancer, for an intimate portrait of friendship and sisterhood, as Leonoor gathers her dearest friends together to make the most of the time she has left.
Afghanistan | 2014 | 85 minutes | Alexandria Bombach, Mo Scarpelli
Filmmakers in attendance! After decades of war and an oppressive Taliban regime, four Afghan photojournalists face the realities of building a free press in a country left to stand on its own – reframing Afghanistan for the world and for themselves.
October 22 - 29, 2015
A SIFF mini-festival showcasing new Francophone cinema, with seasoned directors like Jacques Audiard and Cédric Kahn playing alongside relative newcomers like Elodie Namer and Julie Lopes-Curval. With spectacular performances from celebrated actors in diverse films, explosive dramas to unpredictable comedies, historical epics to family-friendly animation, this year's mini-festival truly offers something for everybody. This week-long event will feature more than 18 extraordinary features and documentaries.
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."
Austria | 2014 | 99 minutes | Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Exclusive Presentation
The Shining meets Dead Ringers in this terrifying and atmospheric thriller about nine-year-old twin brothers who begin to question their mother's identity after she comes home heavily bandaged after cosmetic surgery, leading to a battle of wills with fatal consequences. Official Academy Awards Submission, Best Foreign Language Film.
USA | 2005 | 87 Minutes | Ward Serrill
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Big Screen Classics
10th Anniversary, with director Ward Serrill and film subjects in person!
Released in 2005 by Miramax Films to wide critical acclaim, this thrilling and humanistic documentary is a portrait of Seattle's Roosevelt High School girls' basketball team, as their eccentric new coach and troubled star player transformed the struggling team into serious contenders.
September 21, 2015
Two time Sundance Grand Jury Prize-Winning Filmmaker, Ondi Timoner (Dig! & We Live In Public) deconstructs the process of making a powerful nonfiction feature.
This special program takes place at SIFF Film Center.
September 17, 2015
USA | 2015 | 79 minutes | Emily Ting
Opening Night Film & Party – Sep 17
Director Emily Ting scheduled to attend. In this sparkling walk-and-talk romance set in the city of Hong Kong, an attraction forms between a Chinese American woman (Jamie Chung, Eden) visiting for the first time, and a handsome American expat (Bryan Greenberg) who escorts her through the nighttime streets pulsing with energy and possibility.
Join us after the film for our Opening Night Party at Capitol Cider!
USA | 2015 | 90 Minutes (approx) | Matthew O’Neill and Jon Alpert
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Free Screening, RSVP link coming soon
Celebrate the dazzling array of Latino artists and visionaries – from Desi Arnaz to Shakira and everyone in between – who have become global superstars and have influenced every aspect of American society, from culture to politics to the economy.