Visiting Programs

SIFF serves the community by making our cinemas available for film premieres, special events, and other programs on a rental basis.  Please visit our rental page for details. These are some upcoming rental presentations that are open to the public.

2015 Seattle 48 Hour Film Project

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100 min (approx)

The Seattle 48 Hour Film Project challenges filmmakers to create a 4-7 minute short film using a required character, line of dialogue, prop and a genre in just two days. Over 1200 local filmmakers will compete in 80+ teams culminating in screenings at SIFF Cinema Uptown a mere two days later.

Star Leaf

August 22

USA | 2015 | 75 Minutes | Richard Cranor

Writer/Director Richard Cranor in person for intro and Q&A. Shot on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, this sci-fi thriller follows three friends who search for a forest of extra-terrestrial marijuana hidden deep in the Olympic Mountains – hoping for an out-of-this-world-high that can cure PTSD.