SIFF Cinema presents year-round film going experiences, including the best feature films and one of a kind special events.
Paramahansa Yogananda is considered the “Father of Yoga in the West,” having brought the ancient practice to America in the 1920s. His lasting impact comes alive through archival footage and the words of seekers, philosophers, and enthusiasts.
Actress Bérénice Bejo scheduled to attend
The Florentine, a fabled, 137-carat yellow diamond last seen in 1918, has resurfaced and is up for auction. Simon, a master thief and ex-con on probation is coerced into taking on the biggest, riskiest theft of his career, one that involves a long con with the diamond’s dangerously seductive owner, Julia. No one is who they seem to be in this thrilling and sophisticated heist movie.
Walkabout is a haunting, dreamlike evocation of the Australian outback, in which two young children learn to rely on a young aborigine who helps them survive in the wilderness. After the screening we will be discussing the psychology of travel. It is used in many cultures as a rite of passage but traveling has extraordinary benefits at any time. Michael Brein (The Travel Psychologist) will be in attendance to explore what we really gain from travel.