Cinema education, discussions, and workshops for the public.
Many of the films we screen at SIFF start a conversation, inspire an action, or pose a question. These forums and workshops provide a place for cinema audiences to discuss these issues, as well as learn the basic skills to make a film themselves.
January 28, 2018
Film scholar John Trafton explores the style and substance of Michael Mann's three Los Angeles films: Heat, Collateral, and the TV movie LA Takedown.
February 11, 2018
Location scout Dave Drummond takes us on a tour of over 50 years of on-location filming in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest.
April 19 - May 3, 2018
Join pop culture historian, Jennifer K. Stuller, for an engaging history of super and action heroines on screen.