SIFF Press & Publicity


For press inquiries related to the Seattle International Film Festival, SIFF Cinema, or SIFF Education please contact us.

Press Downloads

High-resolution film stills, press notes, trailers, and other information can be downloaded here (no username or password needed).

Additional press materials:

Festival 2016 Media Guide
Festival 2016 List of Films

Press Releases

Read and download the latest press releases regarding the Seattle International Film Festival, SIFF Cinema, and SIFF Education here.

Media Accreditation

Press accreditation for SIFF 2016 is closed.

Press Comp Ticket Requests

Complimentary press access to public screenings and events of the 42nd Seattle International Film Festival may be granted to accredited media only, and only for the purpose of reviewing films; background on filmmaker interviews, features, or other Festival coverage; or coverage of the Festival as a whole.

The SIFF 2016 Press Comp Ticket Request must be completed at least 48 hours before the screening in question. Incomplete requests will not be considered.

The SIFF Press Office reserves the right to approve or deny press comp requests for public screenings of the 2016 Seattle International Film Festival and all programs of SIFF.