SIFF Member, Volunteer, and other SIFF Cinema complimentary screening vouchers may be used for the films listed on this page. 3D features and special engagements require double vouchers, meaning two (2) vouchers per ticket. Please see individual listings for more details, including screening dates and times.
Complimentary screening vouchers may be exchanged in person at the SIFF Cinema Box Offices for tickets.
Note: Seattle International Film Festival vouchers are not valid for SIFF Cinema programming.
South Korea | 2013 | 125 Minutes
An international cast comes together for director Bong Joon-ho's (The Host) stunning dystopian thriller about humanity's few survivors, who are trapped aboard a high-speed supertrain where the divide between the rich and poor is becoming ever more volatile.
USA | 2014 | 130 Minutes
The critically acclaimed block-buster Rise of the Planet of the Apes was just the beginning–now comes the Dawn. Director Matt Reeves (Cloverfield) presents the action-packed continuation of the story of Caesar, the intelligent chimpanzee revolutionary who leads the Ape colony. Now in 2D (no glasses required).
July 18 - 31, 2014
Great Britain | 1964 | 87 Minutes
Encore screenings: 50th Anniversary 4K restoration! One of the most deliriously entertaining movies of all time, The Beatles' classic reinvention of the movie musical returns to the big screen in a stunning new restoration with new surround sound mix.
July 18 - 24, 2014
Spain | 2013 | 110 minutes
Director Álex de la Iglesia, Spain's master of gonzo filmmaking, returns with this hilariously tasteless mix of screwball comedy, high-tension action, and blood-soaked gore that follows a gang of criminals who encounter a coven of witches planning a centuries-old ritual.
July 25 - 31, 2014
Czech Republic | 2013 | 230 minutes
Exclusive Engagement! This riveting thriller from Agnieszka Holland (Europa Europa) examines the fallout from Prague student Jan Palach’s 1969 self-immolation in protest of the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. Winner of seven Czech Lion awards including Best Film, this epic production demands to be seen on the big screen, and is screened in it's original version as three 80 minute chapters with intermission.
USA | 1984 | 88 Minutes
30th Anniversary reissue! The Talking Heads' essential concert film, directed by Jonathan Demme, returns in a special 30th Anniversary re-release. From David Byrne announcing "I’ve got a tape I want to play" before launching into a cassette-and-acoustic-guitar version of "Psycho Killer," to the triumphant, gospel-tinged finale of "Take Me To The River," you won’t want to miss a beat.
USA | 1974 | 84 Minutes
40th Anniversary 4K restoration! Tobe Hooper's low-budget, visceral film introduced the world to Leatherface, and became one of the most successful slasher films of all time. Now the ultimate in horror returns to the big screen.
Opens: August 8
USA | 2014 | 81 minutes
This quirky, life-affirming, low-key comedy reunites the stars of Old Goats to tell the story of a crotchety tenant (Bob Burkholder), and his long-time landlord and friend (Britton Crosley), as they seek assistance from a couples counselor to patch their rocky bromance. Director Taylor Guterson in person for select shows August 8 & 9.
August 8 - 14, 2014
Spain | 2013 | 108 minutes
Toping this year's Spanish Goya Awards, this inspiring and heart-felt story takes place in 1966, when an English teacher and Beatles fanatic heads out on a road trip with two young misfits when he discovers that John Lennon is filming a movie in Spain.
August 15 - 17, 2014
USA | 2013 | 91 Minutes
This Sundance Grand Jury-winning documentary is a look inside the homes and lives of small-town, rural America, where isolated kids confront heart-breaking choices, marginalized parents struggle to survive, and, despite it all, families cling to the promise of equal opportunity and a better life some day.