SIFF Cinema

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Exclusive Presentation
Academy Award®-winner Ron Howard explores how John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr came together to become the extraordinary phenomenon know as "The Beatles,” starting from their days performing at Liverpool's The Cavern Club to their last concert at Candlestick Park in San Francisco in 1966. This special theatrical version of the film features an exclusive, fully remastered 30 minute concert of the The Beatles' performance at Shea Stadium in 1965!

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Exclusive Presentation
Director Gay Dillingham in person Sep 24 & Sep 25
Robert Redford narrates the life stories of two Harvard psychology professors who probed the edges of consciousness in the 1960s through their experiments with psychedelics: Timothy Leary, who ignited a global counterculture movement, and Richard Alpert, who journeyed to the East and became the spiritual teacher Ram Dass.

SIFF Cinema Egyptian
Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley lead an outstanding cast in Academy Award® winning director Oliver Stone's politically-charged, pulse-pounding thriller that tackles one of the most important, fascinating, and polarizing whistle-blowers of the modern era: Edward Snowden. 

SIFF Film Center | Ends Sun Sep 25
When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets cast on a hit TV show, the rest of the group - all best friends - start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all. From the director of Sleepwalk With Me and the creator of "This American Life" comes this critically acclaimed comedy packed with comic stars Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Kate Micucci, Chris Gethard and Tami Sagher that presents a hilarious and honest look at the lives of professional funny people.

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Special Event
With live stream Q&A with Don Coscarelli and J.J. Abrams from Fantastic Fest
Celebrate the new nationwide holiday Arthouse Theatre Day with the 4K restored edition of director Don Coscarelli's 1979 horror masterpiece, an independently made and released horror classic that became a word-of-mouth phenomenon when originally released, and went on to spawn four sequels utilizing the same core team of actors and creators.