Events and Talks
Celebrating film with special presentations, live Q&As, filmmaker talks, and more.
All live Q&A's, Forums, and Roundtables are FREE and will take place on Zoom. You can access these live events via the Zoom links, which can be found on each event or film detail page or on the interactive event grid PDF downloadable below.
April 10, 2021
Tracy Rector moderates a frank and iterative discussion with two of the Sundance Indigenous Program leaders around the work of the Sundance Institute and how to expand kin relationships to the film industry.
April 11, 2021
Hear from the teams at Letterboxd, MUBI, and Film Festival Alliance about how they built, grew, and are able to maintain interactive film communities.
April 12, 2021
Learn how these five directing teams created heightened cinematic worlds without a blockbuster budget.
USA | Lisa Leeman
April 15, 2021
26 years after chronicling the gender transition of a successful young artist, filmmaker Lisa Leeman is surprised to find her at an equally transformative, yet wholly unexpected, crossroad again.
Kosovo | Kaltrina Krasniqi
April 16, 2021
Vera’s plans for an unexpected windfall are suddenly in jeopardy when she is forced to negotiate for her family’s future with the old-men of Kosovo's underworld.
April 17, 2021
CANCELED. Get involved with the Seattle Film Task Force's new Seattle Film Commission initiative to establish Seattle as a premiere place for film production.
April 18, 2021
The 2021 Seattle International Film Festival Closing Night Celebration featuring the joyful Calan dramedy Rosa's Wedding (Spain), directed by Icíar Bollaín.