SIFF is home to an array of film festivals from around the world.
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Film festivals and special events that are both worldly and uniquely Seattle, fostering a dialogue between contemporary cinema, arts, and culture.
October 2, 2020 - January 7, 2021
The 2020 at-home edition of SIFF's annual French Cinema Now offers an exciting lineup of nine recently-released French language films, hand-picked by SIFF and presented exclusively on TV5MONDE, the global French language entertainment network.
August 29 - 30, 2020
The Museum of Pop Culture in partnership with SIFF presents the annual Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival.
August 30 - September 1, 2019
An annual festival of short films curated by SIFF and screened at Bumbershoot over Labor Day weekend.
September 14 - 15, 2019
SIFF takes the show on the road to the "Trailhead City" of Issaquah with this special weekend program featuring some of the world's best films.
November 7 - 14, 2019
SIFF's Cinema Italian Style showcases the best in Italian cinema past and present. The 11th annual festival took place November 7 - 14, 2019.