Note: The information on this page has been changed to reflect the films for which SIFF Cinema vouchers are NOT valid.

SIFF Cinema vouchers (including Member, Volunteer, and other complimentary screening vouchers) are valid for most regular priced shows, and may be exchanged in person at the SIFF Cinema box office for admission. Please see the specific film page for restrictions or updates. Seattle International Film Festival vouchers are not valid for SIFF Cinema programming.

Vouchers are currently NOT ACCEPTED for the films listed below

One More Time With Feeling

December 1

2016 | 110 Minutes | Andrew Dominik

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Special Presentation
Lauded by many as a masterpiece of music, imagery, and raw emotion, this 3D performance-based film explores the creation of Skeleton Tree, the sixteenth studio album from Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, recorded against a backdrop of personal tragedy. Filmed in black-and-white (with surprising moments of color), the result is fragile, raw and a true testament to an artist trying to find his way through the darkness. Directed by Andrew Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Killing Them Softly), this unique cinema event returns for one night only. 

National Theatre Live: The Deep Blue Sea

October 23 - 25, 2016

United Kingdom | 2016 | Carrie Cracknell

SIFF Film Center | Stage to Screen
Terence Rattigan’s devastating masterpiece comes to life in Carrie Cracknell’s critically acclaimed new production that features one of the greatest female roles in contemporary drama - and stars one of the greatest actresses from the National Theatre, Helen McCrory, previously seen in NT Live productions of Medea and The Last of the Haussmans, and in acclaimed roles on the shows "Penny Dreadful" and "Peaky Blinders".

David Bowie is

October 17 - 20, 2016

United Kingdom | 2014 | 100 Minutes | Hamish Hamilton

SIFF Film Center | Stage to Screen
This unique theatrical event captures the closing night of the most successful exhibition in the history of London's Victoria & Albert Museum–a stunning retrospective of the extraordinary life and career of pop music legend David Bowie.

National Theatre Live: No Man's Land

December 15

2016 | 150 Minutes | Sean Mathias

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Live Broadcast
Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in this glorious revival of Harold Pinter’s comic classic. Presented LIVE from the stage of Wyndham’s Theatre, London.

National Theatre Live: Saint Joan

February 16

2017 | 240 Minutes | Josie Rourke

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Live Broadcast
Joan of Arc: daughter, farm girl, visionary, patriot, king-whisperer, soldier, leader, victor, icon, radical, witch, heretic, saint, martyr, woman. Gemma Arterton stars in Josie Rourke's electrifying new production of Bernard Shaw’s classic play. Presented LIVE from the stage of the Donmar Warehouse.

National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler

March 9

2017 | 210 Minutes | Ivo van Hove

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Live Broadcast
Ruth Wilson ("Luther," "The Affair") plays the title role in Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove's modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece. Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free... Presented LIVE from the stage of the National Theatre.

Branagh Theatre Live: The Entertainer

December 5 - 8, 2016

United Kingdom | 2016 | 210 minutes | Kenneth Branagh

SIFF Film Center | Stage to Screen
Set against the backdrop of post-war Britain, Rob Ashford directs Kenneth Branagh in John Osborne╩╝s modern classic that conjures the seedy glamour of the old music halls for an explosive examination of public masks and private torment.

National Theatre Live: Frankenstein

October 30 - November 1, 2016

United Kingdom | 2011 | 2hr 14min | Danny Boyle

SIFF Film Center | NT Live Encores
Back by popular demand for Halloween, this 2011 production directed by Oscar winner Danny Boyle (127 Hours, Slumdog Millionaire) features Benedict Cumberbatch as the creature and Jonny Lee Miller (CBS's "Elementary," Trainspotting) as Victor Frankenstein.

National Theatre Live: Hamlet

December 3 - 14, 2016

United Kingdom | 2015 | 210 | Lyndsey Turner

SIFF Film Center | NT Live Encores
Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch ("Sherlock", The Imitation Game, and NT Live's Frankenstein) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy in this 2015 production recorded live at the Barbican, the most successful event in National Theatre Live history.

National Theatre Live: War Horse

December 18 - 20, 2016

United Kingdom | 2013 | 180 Minutes | Nick Stafford

SIFF Film Center | NT Live Encores
Based on Michael Morpurgo's novel and adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford, the National's internationally acclaimed production of War Horse features the astonishing life-size puppets of South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage.