SIFF Film Center

Near the corner of Warren and Republican, on Seattle Center campus

SIFF Film Center is a state-of-the-art 90-seat jewelbox cinema, with seats rescued from the balcony of Seattle's Cinerama Theatre. Programming at the Film Center focuses on boutique arthouse hits, repertory runs, National Theater Live, SIFF Education, and more.

Festival events and screenings to be held here from May 10 to 19. 


The Film Center is located on the Seattle Center campus in the Northwest Rooms, near the corner of Warren Ave N and Republican St.

SIFF Film Center is served by the following bus lines: 1, 2, 8, 13, 29, 32, 994, D Line.

Seattle Center Monorail provides fast, direct transportation between downtown's Westlake Center (5th Avenue and Pine Street) and Seattle Center.

You can use Metro Trip Planner or One Bus Away to help plan your trip.

The parking lot previously used by SIFF guests is no longer available for complimentary parking; street parking and paid parking lots are available in the neighborhood. 

If you are driving, here is a map of parking lots in the area, or you can explore Seattle Center for further parking resources. The Monorail is also an option to travel to the area if using additional parking downtown.

Events in the neighborhood may cause increased traffic and event parking rates. Check the Climate Pledge Arena Calendar for potential effects.


  • 90 seats
  • 2k digital projection (in most any digital format), archival-ready 35mm print projection
  • Dolby surround sound
  • ADA compliant with closed captioning and assisted listening devices
  • All ages venue with wine and beer license