Holiday Favorites

Just in time for the holidays - SIFF Cinema presents our annual series of classic films, each with unique interactive twists!

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory presented in Smell-O-Vision

November 25, 2016 - January 2, 2017

USA | 1971 | 100 Minutes | Mel Stuart

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Gene Wilder stars in this family classic presented with "Smell-O-Vision" goodie bags that hardworking Oompa Loompas have filled with fragrant and tasty treats! Bring your nose, your taste buds, and your sense of adventure as you tour the most eccentric and wonderful candy factory of all while sing along with timeless songs like "The Candy Man," "I've Got a Golden Ticket," and "Pure Imagination." 

The Princess Bride Quote Along

December 2, 2016 - January 2, 2017

USA | 1987 | 98 Minutes | Rob Reiner

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The beloved swashbuckling fairy tale returns to the big screen complete with free inflatable swords, quote along subtitles for all the best lines–"Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die"–and R.O.U.S. (Rodents of Unusual Size) live in the theatre! 

White Chirstmas Sing Along

December 21 - 24, 2016

USA | 1954 | 120 Minutes | Michael Curtiz

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Irving Berlin's musical favorite follows the talented song-and-dance team of Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye, who join forces with the sister act of Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen for a musical Christmas in Vermont. These special screenings come with free jingle bells and a pre-film music video sing along featuring some of our favorite Christmas classics.

Fiddler on the Roof Sing Along

December 25

USA | 1971 | 181 Minutes | Norman Jewison

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Party with the best Jewish-themed musical of them all by singing along to "If I Were a Rich Man," "Sunrise Sunset," and "To Life" all while enjoying our annual pre-film "Tradition" of free Chinese take-out provided by Leah's Gourmet Kosher Foods and live klezmer music by Orkestyr Farfeleh.

Moulin Rouge! New Year’s Eve Party

December 31

USA | 2001 | 127 Minutes | Baz Luhrmann

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C'mon and do the can-can-can and ring in a new year with Baz Luhrmann's musical extravaganza. Sing along, wave your free bling rings in the air, and celebrate with a complimentary glass of liquid diamonds (aka, sparkling wine). Before the film enjoy a Moulin-inspired music video countdown, and the evening ends just in time to head over to the Space Needle to catch the New Year's fireworks while shouting "Rooooooxannnne!" at the sky.

Labyrinth Quote Along and David Bowie Birthday Party

January 8

United Kingdom | 1986 | 101 | Jim Henson

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Showtime and tickets coming soon
Enter the world of the Goblin King at this special interactive screening of the Jim Henson classic. Featuring subtitles of all of your favorite lines ("You have no power over me!") and lyrics ("You remind me of the babe"), Whoopee Cushions for visiting the Bog of Eternal Stench, and a sock-puppet creation station for creating your own goblin! Plus: celebrate the birthday of David Bowie with a pre-film music video sing along. Co-presented by The Alamo Drafthouse.