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- Aitken, Doug
- Altman, Robert
- Baumbach, Noah
- Bogart, Anne
- Byington, Bob
- Camus, Marcel
- Connolly, Robert
- Cooper, Scott
- Emmerich, Roland
- Fazer, Léa
- Fiala, Severin
- Franz, Veronika
- Godwin, Simon
- Goldthwait, Bobcat
- Hardwicke, Catherine
- Holbrooke, David
- Hope, Vanessa
- Jeunet, Jean-Pierre
- Jong, Mijke de
- Joseph, Kahlil
- Kwapis, Ken
- Laurent, Mélanie
- 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
- 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 Program: New Releases
Opens: September 25
Austria | 2014 | 99 minutes | Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz
Uptown | Exclusive Engagement
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.
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.
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).
September 18 - 24, 2015
Australia | 2014 | 96 minutes | Robert Connolly
Film Center | One Week Only, Exclusive Presentation
In this charming, family friendly tale–a favorite of SIFF 2015–an Australian boy discovers a talent for crafting paper airplanes, leading him to the World Paper Plane Championships.
Sunday Sept 20: Before or after the 1:00 show, visit Seattle Children's Museum for a special paper airplane making workshop. Show your movie ticket at the museum for reduced admission!
Germany | 2014 | 98 minutes | Christian Petzold
SIFF Cinema Uptown
Actress Nina Hoss (Barbara) gives a Golden Space Needle Award-winning performance in the stunning new film from acclaimed director Christian Petzold, a spellbinding Vertigo-esque mystery of identity, illusion, and deception that unfolds against the turmoil of post-World War II Germany.
October 9 - 15, 2015
United Kingdom | 2015 | 67 minutes | Stephen and Timothy Quay, Christopher Nolan
SIFF Film Center | One Week Only, Exclusive Presentation
Curated by director Christopher Nolan, the groundbreaking stop-motion films from filmmakers, and identical twins, Stephen and Timothy Quay return in all new 35mm prints. The program includes three Quay masterworks–"In Abesntia," "The Comb," and "Street of Crocodiles"–and the premiere of Nolan's short documentary "Quay," which reveals the inner workings of the Brothers’ studio.
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.
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.
August 21 - September 1, 2015
France | 2013 | 105 Minutes | Jean-Pierre Jeunet
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Final day, Tues Sept 1!
From Jean-Pierre Jeunet (Amelie, Micmacs) comes a tale of pure imagination, as young T.S. Spivet leaves his family’s Montana ranch and hops a freight train to D.C. to claim a prestigious science award - which the curators of the Smithsonian don’t know they have awarded to a precocious 10-year-old genius. 9:15 screenings presented in 3D!