One Reel Film Festival

Annual festival of short films curated by SIFF and screened at Bumbershoot over Labor Day weekend, August 30 - September 1, 2019.

Bumbershoot 2019 One Reel Film Festival

August 30 - September 1, 2019

One Reel gives Bumbershoot audiences an in-depth look at the history of the Space Needle and a glimpse of homegrown musical talent.

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Space Needle: A Hidden History

Space Needle: A Hidden History

USA | 2019 | 18 min | BJ Bullert | World Premiere

This film traces the origin of the Needle's shape back to a wooden sculpture called "The Feminine One" by artist David Lemon. This hidden story unfolds like a mystery, exploring the relationship between art, architecture, and the creative imagination.

Space Needle: Looking Upwards

Space Needle: Looking Upwards

USA | 2018 | 44 min | Nik Kleverov

This film tells a story about an icon that draws eyes and inspires architects around the world. Standing on the world's first glass rotating floor 500 feet in the air is exhilarating and unnerving! Learn about the Space Needle and hear from the people who created it in 1962, its stewards through the years, and look through the glass to the future!

One Reel Music Videos

Music Videos

One Reel invites Washington-based local bands and solo artists the chance to be seen at Bumbershoot 2019 with this collection of music videos!

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