SIFF Cinema presents year-round film going experiences, including the best feature films and one of a kind special events.
The latest cinematic treat from director Wes Anderson, which opened the Berlin Film Festival to rave reviews, is a delightful and dapper comedy that follows the exploits of Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes), the beloved concierge at the famous Grand Budapest Hotel, and lobby boy Zero Moustafa, his most trusted companion.
Director Chris Eska's beautifully made Civil War drama follows a fatherless boy sent by bounty hunters on a dangerous mission to retrieve a free man. During their journey back to the South, the pair develop unexpected emotional bonds, leading to a gut-wrenching decision. Winner of the SXSW Grand Jury Prize for lead actor Tishuan Scott.
Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky returns with a bold and ambitious update of the Biblical tale of Noah, an epic blend of fantasy and philosophy with a cast that includes Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Emma Watson, and Anthony Hopkins.
One week only! Against a backdrop of sex, politics and race, Academy Award winning filmmaker Freida Mock reveals the intimate story of Anita Hill, a woman who dared to speak truth to power.
Some of the best emerging film and video artists from the UK are showcased in this diverse program of experimental short films celebrating the moving image. Presented in person by program curator Jamie Wyld.
Wally Pfister, the longtime cinematographer for Christopher Nolan, steps into the director's chair with this mind-bending SciFi thriller about an Artificial Intelligence expert (Johnny Depp) who creates a sentient computer that combines all known intelligence with the full range of human emotions–and which will lead to his transcendence.