Face the Music

Four out of five SIFF programmers agree that regular exposure to music and film are essential to your overall well-being. With that in mind, this year’s Face the Music program has been specifically designed to provide a holistic regimen for your audio-visual health.

Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story

USA | 2021 | 95 min | Frank Marshall, Ryan Suffern

April 14 - 24, 2022

Experience the Big Easy on the big screen through 50 years of the funky and fabulous New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

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Neptune Frost

Rwanda | 2021 | 105 min | Saul Williams, Anisia Uzeyman

April 14 - 24, 2022

An Afrofuturist sci-fi musical from poet-actor-composer Saul Williams about an intersex runaway hacker and a coltan miner.

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Nothing Compares

Ireland | 2022 | 97 min | Kathryn Ferguson

April 14 - 24, 2022

An emotional and inspirational journey into the life of trailblazing Irish multi-platinum-selling musician Sinéad O’Connor.

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Argentina | 2022 | 100 min | Mariano Biasin

April 19 - 20, 2022

Shy teen Manu pines for his lifelong best friend Felipe just as his family life buckles and music becomes his one salvation.

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Hong Kong | 2021 | 136 min | Longman Leung

April 20 - 21, 2022

A biopic on the iconic and outrageous Cantopop diva and actress Anita Mui, dubbed “the Madonna of the East.”

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