SIFF Cinema presents year-round film going experiences, including the best feature films and one of a kind special events.
With free fried plantains! Hillywood, the Rwandan film industry, is given the spotlight in this affectionate portrait featuring the filmmaking community, the blossoming film festival culture, and the joy of the people as they experience Rwandan cinema on the big screen. Filmmakers Leah Warshawski and Chris Towey scheduled to attend.
Don't miss the return of The National Theatre's original stage production of War Horse, an international smash hit that has captured the imagination of millions around the world.
Rafea is a Bedouin woman who lives with her daughters in one of Jordan's poorest desert villages on the Iraqi border. When she is selected for an intriguing program called the Barefoot College in India, Rafea doesn't need to think twice, and travels to join 30 illiterate women from different countries to train to become solar engineers.
The incredible true story of Kirsty Sword, a young Australian activist who aspired to be a documentary filmmaker, but instead became a underground operative for the Timorese resistance in Jakarta.
Academy Award® Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film. Director Rithy Panh uses a mixture of archival footage, small clay figures, and heartbreakingly intimate narration, to tell the story of his family, who were forced from their home by the Khmer Rouge.