Film Festivals

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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.

French Cinema Now

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.

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Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival

August 29 - 30, 2020

The Museum of Pop Culture in partnership with SIFF presents the annual Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival.

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One Reel Film Festival

August 30 - September 1, 2019

An annual festival of short films curated by SIFF and screened at Bumbershoot over Labor Day weekend.

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Issaquah International Film Festival

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.

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Cinema Italian Style

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.

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Noir City

February 14 - 20, 2020

SIFF's Noir City showcases the best in film noir. The festival returns February 14 - 20, 2020. Passes and individual film tickets on sale now!

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