SIFF is home to an array of film festivals from around the world.
SIFF serves the community by offering our cinemas for film premieres, special events, and other programs on a rental basis.
Partnering with filmmakers, artists, nonprofit organizations, and community film festivals is key to our mission: to create experiences that bring people together around film. Through SIFFsupports, we provide benefits such as discounted rental rates, ticketing, marketing opportunities, co-branding, and technical support to select partners. We believe in a strong film community full of diverse voices and perspectives.
Interested in hosting an event? Please visit Venue Rentals for details. These are some upcoming rental presentations that are open to the public.
USA | 2018 | 60 minutes | Justin Hostynek
October 18, 2018
Stay Tuned: Physically, mentally, intuitively… but really it’s just a movie about having fun...and keeping your board tuned.
Seattle Polish Film Festival (SPFF) is an annual event showcasing the best of Polish cinema since the early 1990’s
USA | 2018 | 90 minutes | Kirk Jon Nordenstrom
October 23, 2018
The bloody aftermath of a weekend of indie filmmaking
October 25, 2018
Town Hall, Seattle Radio Theatre and KIRO Radio are teaming up to present a live 80th anniversary radio broadcast of the classic 1938 panic-inducing production of Orson Welles’ “War of the Worlds."
USA | 2018 | 85 minutes | Stephanie Soechtig
October 25, 2018
A group of citizens in West Virginia take on a powerful corporation after they discover it has knowingly been dumping a toxic chemical - now found in the blood of 99.7% of Americans - into the drinking water supply. Panel discussion to follow film.
Opens November 2, 2018
In tune with the Halloween spirit, travel to Romania’s "Uncanny Worlds" through films that explore the unusual of everyday life.
USA | 2018 | 77 minutes | Lindsey Grayzel
Opens November 6, 2018
The Reluctant Radicalfollows activist Ken Ward as he confronts his fears and puts himself in the direct path of the fossil fuel industry to combat climate change.
Australia | 2017 | 109 minutes | Jonathan Sequeira
November 9, 2018
One-night-only Seattle screening of the Radio Birdman documentary Descent into the Maelstrom, with director Q&A and DJ Bret Kibele to follow.