Time travel may still just be a dream in the scientific world, but in cinema it is practically inevitable, as every film captures several distinct moments in time: the period of the story, the era of the film’s creation, and the instance of discovery and even rediscovery by the filmgoer.
The Incredible Shrinking Man
USA | 1957 | 81 min. | Jack Arnold
After being exposed to a strange mist, a man finds that not only is he shrinking, but there is no cure for his terrifying condition.
USA | 1969 | 113 min. | John Schlesinger
The Best Picture winner about two outcasts, sex worker Joe Buck (Jon Voight) and con man Ratso Rizzo (Dustin Hoffman).
Japan | 1954 | 207 min. | Akira Kurosawa
A sixteenth century farming village requests protection from seven samurai against a horde of bandits.
SIFF & CFC Present The Craft with DJ NicFit
USA | 1996 | 101 min. | Andrew Fleming
May 16, 2023
Seattle’s own DJ NicFit creates a live soundtrack to accompany the 1996 cult classic The Craft, about a coven of teen witches.