1 Reel Film Festival
SIFF Film Center | Sept 2-4 | Bumbershoot Admission Required
SIFF Cinema once again takes part in Bumbershoot, Seattle's extraordinary music and arts festival, with the 1 Reel Film Festival, presenting 20 amazing US and international short films over Labor Day weekend.
French Cinema Now
SIFF Cinema Uptown | Sept 29 - Oct 6
A SIFF mini-festival showcasing new Francophone cinema, with seasoned directors like Robert Guédiguian, Eugéne Green, and Danielle Arbid playing alongside relative newcomers like Melanie Laurent, Louis Garrel, Guy Edoin, and Jihane Chouaib. With spectacular performances from celebrated actors in diverse films, explosive dramas to unpredictable comedies to historical epics, this year's mini-festival truly offers something for everybody. This week-long event will feature more than 17 extraordinary features and documentaries.