Programmers' Picks: James Davis

SIFF Programmer James Davis shares some of his highlights from the 2022 Seattle International Film Festival.

James Davis

Shorts Weekend!

A little bit of everything, something for everyone. And if it's not your thing, it'll be done in a couple minutes.

Blind Ambition

The wonderful world of competitive wine-tasting. What these migrants from Zimbabwe were able to achieve is very inspiring.

The Pursuit of Perfection

Some of Japan's top chefs and their drive for perfection. This year’s food-porn documentary.

The Pez Outlaw

As a former Pez collector, I found this quite enjoyable. Who knew collecting Pez could be so thrilling?

Navalny

This couldn’t be coming out at a better time.

Kaepernick & America

A deeper look at a story we all thought we knew.

Doula

A charming, funny story of a male doula who’s hired by a couple preparing for a home birth.

Love, Charlie: The Rise and Fall of Chef Charlie Trotter

The struggles of owning one of the top restaurants in the world and the influence of Charlie Trotter on the culinary scene.

Blind Ambition
Pursuit of Perfection
Kaepernick & America
Doula
Love, Charlie
Shorts Fest
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Navalny
The Pez Outlaw