Upcoming films and events at SIFF Cinema
USA | 1976 | 98 minutes | Brian De Palma
March 31, 2020
Written by Taxi Driver scribe Paul Schrader (First Reformed) and scored by Hitchcock collaborator Bernard Herrmann (Psycho, Vertigo), Brian De Palma’s 1976 thriller about a man haunted by a kidnapping gone wrong is a potent and provoking love letter to Hitchcock’s Vertigo.
Japan | 2019 | 107 minutes | Hirokazu Kore-eda
Opens April 3, 2020
Legends of French cinema Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche join masterful filmmaker Hirokazu Koreeda (Shoplifters, Still Walking) to paint a moving portrait of family dynamics in The Truth.
USA | 1958 | 128 minutes | Alfred Hitchcock
April 4, 2020
Named the greatest film of all time by Sight and Sound’s critics poll, Alfred Hitchcock’s densely packed psychological thriller concerns a cop (James Stewart) suffering from vertigo whose encounters with a woman (Kim Novak) produces an unseemly obsession in him.
Germany | 1920 | 76 minutes | Robert Wiene
April 15, 2020
Robert Weine’s 1920 German expressionist masterpiece returns to our screen with a live score by Austin, Texas band The Invincible Czars.
France | 2011 | 84 minutes | Michel Ocelot
April 25, 2020
From renowned animator and storyteller Michel Ocelot (Kirikou and the Sorceress, Azur & Asmar) comes a dazzling and magical new film that is certain to delight children, families, and animation fans of all ages.
2020 | 90 minutes
April 30, 2020
The Found Footage Festival live show returns to SIFF with an all new show containing the weirdest and wildest VHS-sourced clips that founders Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher’s (The Colbert Report) could dig up.