Celebrate great new films and enjoy hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, and dancing with other cinephiles at our Galas, Parties and Events throughout the Festival!

An Evening With Kyle MacLachlan

110 minutes

This special tribute event for actor Kyle MacLachlan includes the presentation of the Seattle International Film Festival Award for Outstanding Achievement in Acting, an onstage interview with film clips from his career, a Q&A, and a screening of the Twin Peaks pilot.


USA | 2012 | 100 minutes | Jason Wise

SOMM is the riveting story of four sommeliers attempting to pass the prestigious Master Sommelier exam, a test with one of the lowest pass rates in the world. Fewer than 200 people in the world have ever earned the title Master Sommelier.


Gay-La Film & Party | Party at Q Capitol Hill follows the screening

USA | 2013 | 94 minutes | Darren Stein

The battle among a school's popular girls takes a turn when they embark on a search to find the first gay student in order to stay in vogue in this comic send-up of high school clique culture.