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SIFF 2018 Wraps Up With Award Winners and Encores

June 11, 2018 • The 44th Seattle International Film Festival wrapped up Sunday night, June 10th after...

Janne Puustinen and Boodi Kabbani, "A Moment in the Reeds"

SIFF Spotlight “A Moment in the Reeds”: An Interview with Filmmaker Mikko Makela

June 8, 2018 •   In the midst of jetsetting through the international film...

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SIFF 2018 Spotlight: The FINAL Weekend!!!

June 7, 2018 • That was fast! The 44th annual Seattle International Film Festival is already going into its...

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SIFF Honors Ethan Hawke With Tribute/Screening of Film “Blaze”

June 4, 2018 • A few tickets remain for the Seattle International Film Festival’s starry...

A very young Terrence McNally with fellow playwright (and lover) Edward Albee

SIFF 2018 LGBTQ Pick: “Every Act of Life” Charts the Life of Master...

May 30, 2018 •   SIFF Pick: Every Act of Life Charts the Life of Master Playwright...

"My Big Gay Italian Wedding" screens June 4th and 5th at SIFF

SIFF 2018 LGBTQ Film Spotlight: MORE Amazing Queer Films To See This Week!

May 29, 2018 • LGBTQ History SIFF is committed to presenting all facets of the LGBTQ experience. This...

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LGBTQ SIFF Spotlight: “The Miseducation of Cameron Post” and “We The Animals”

May 25, 2018 • Here’s two big LGBTQ films to check out Memorial Day Weekend at...

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Canada | 2017 | 8 minutes | Matthew Rankin
An inventor explores his wild imagination while considering innovative new concepts.

SIFF 2018 Spotlight: Shorts Weekend Kicks Off Thursday; LGBTQ Shorts On Sunday

May 24, 2018 • The Seattle International Film Festival’s VERY popular Shorts Weekend...

Claire Danes and out gay actor Jim Parsons star in an emotional and nuanced look at modern parenting as a married couple whose precocious, creative four-year-old begins to exhibit gender-expansive behavior. Directed by Silas Howard ("Transparent") and with an impressive supporting cast that includes Octavia Spencer and Ann Dowd. The film screens May 26 and 27, 2018 at Pacific Place, downtown Seattle.

SIFF 2018 Spotlight: Queer Films With Happier Endings

May 23, 2018 • Here’s a cute daily spotlight from the 44th annual Seattle International Film festival...

The film, "The Bookshop" will open the 44th annual Seattle International Film Festival on Thursday, May 17, 2018

44th SIFF Opens Thursday With “The Bookshop”

May 16, 2018 • The 44th Seattle International Film Festival officially kicks off...

Winners of Translations Film Festival 2018:

Three Dollar Bill Announces Translations Film Festival Winners

May 15, 2018 •   Three Dollar Bill Cinema wrapped up production of their 13th Translation Film Festival,...

The 2018 documentary "Shakedown" examines the world of lesbian women of color working as strippers/exotic dancers in underground LA club. It screens at SIFF May 18 & 19, 2018.

“Shakedown” Explores The World Of LA Lesbian Exotic Dancers

May 15, 2018 •   “SHAKEDOWN IS EXPLICIT AND ILLEGAL IN NATURE THE CLUB...

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Final Chance To Enjoy Translations 2018

May 12, 2018 • Saturday, May 12th is the wrap up for the 13th annual Translations Film...

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SIFF 2018 Has 32 Queer Films…And, No GayLa!!!!!

May 9, 2018 • SO, when it cinematically rains, it REALLY effin’ pours in Seattle since we have 13,839...

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Translations Film Festival Continues With Films and Live Events

May 7, 2018 • More great films and events from the 13th annual Translations Film Festival...

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Movie Love #1: What To See At Translations For Friday/Saturday

May 4, 2018 • TWO big screenings scheduled for the Translations Film Festival for Friday, May 4, the second...

"More Than T" at the Translations Film Festival 2018

Translations Film Festival & Sound Theatre Provide Great Options for Deaf Community

May 2, 2018 • Accessible Arts: Translations Film Festival and Sound Theatre Provide Great Options for the...

Three Dollar Bill Cinema's new Executive Director is Ben McCarthy. Photo: Three Dollar Bill

Three Dollar Bill Announces New Executive Director: Ben McCarthy

May 1, 2018 • Three Dollar Bill Cinema, Seattle’s LGBTQ film event producing...

"Sorry To Bother You" is the debut film from musician Boots Riley and will be the Centerpiece Gala at SIFF 2018.

SIFF Announces Galas Including Gus Van Sant’s Latest Film And Debut From Boots...

April 11, 2018 • The Seattle International Film Festival (aka SIFF) has a year round presence with three area...

Sean Dorsey's THE MISSING GENERATION is a live, dance theater piece to be performed on multiple dates of the 13th annual Translations Film Festival this May.

Three Dollar Bill Announces Line-up for Translations Film Festival

April 6, 2018 • It’s just around the corner…the 13th annual Translations: Seattle Transgender...

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Deaf Spotlight Film Fest Features LGBTQ Films

March 13, 2018 • Over Easter Weekend, yet another Seattle film festival will feature...

The 2017 film SIGNATURE MOVE opens the 6th annual Seattle Asian American Film Festival on Thursday, February 22, 2018

Queer Film “Signature Move” Opens Seattle Asian American Film Festival

February 21, 2018 • The 6th annual Seattle Asian American Film Festival kicks off this Thursday,...

The queer German/Israeli film THE CAKEMAKER screens at the Seattle Jewish Film Festival on March 11th.

Mark Your Calendar: Seattle Jewish Film Festival Screens “The Cakemaker” For Gay Gezunt!

February 2, 2018 • It’s a ways off but if you enjoy Seattle’s many film...

TWIST: The Seattle Queer Film Festival at SIFF/Uptown on opening night October 12, 2017. Photo Eric Gregory

TWIST Announces Awards/2nd Chance To See “Saturday Church”

October 30, 2017 • Thank you for a dazzling TWIST Film Festival! With over 118 shorts and 44 feature films,...

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Icelandic Thriller “Rift” Chills and Triumphs at TWIST 2017

October 23, 2017 • With violent passion and haunting grace, “Rift” cemented itself...

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TWIST Kicks Off In A Few Hours…Some Scary/Sexy Picks For The Fest

October 12, 2017 • TWIST: Seattle Queer Festival kicks off TONIGHT, Thursday, October 12th with the Gala Opening...

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TWIST Opens Thursday With “The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin”

October 10, 2017 • Before Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist, we had Michael Tolliver. Before Shane...

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TWIST Staff Faves Offer Up Some Great Discounts!

October 6, 2017 • Love going to films at TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival but...

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TASVEER Features Dynamic LGBTQ Shorts From South Asia

September 30, 2017 • One of the 32,582 film festivals held in Seattle during the fall, TASVEER is...

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Danger Diva Screens at Northwest Film Forum’s “Local Sightings”

September 21, 2017 • Local Sightings is turning 20 this week! The popular local film festival showcasing films made...

The film "BPM" plays the TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival on October 20, 2017

TWIST Film Fest Announces Gala Films

September 14, 2017 • The 2nd annual TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival (which is actually just a rebranding of the...

Alfred Hitchcock's beautiful but problematic ode to obsession, 1958's VERTIGO is one of the films featured in Seattle Cinerama's 70mm Film Festival happening now through Sept 6, 2017

Cinerama’s 70mm Festival Is Happening….NOW!

August 24, 2017 • Big, Big, BIG MOVIES!!! On a Big, Big, BIG SCREEN!!! Yes, it’s...

Beth Barrett has been named the permanent Artistic Director for the Seattle International Film Festival. Photo: SIFF

Congrats #1: Beth Barrett Named Permanent SIFF Artistic Director

August 3, 2017 • We are SO thrilled that Beth Barrett has been named the permanent Artistic...

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SIFF Alert: “Prom King 2010” Has Seattle Connections; One Screening Is Selling Out

May 24, 2017 • Here’s a film to be on your Queerdar at this year’s Seattle...

French film star Gaspard Ulli stars in out gay filmmaker Xavier Dolan's IT'S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD

Brazilian Divas, Dysfunctional French Families, Mexican Marriage Equality: SIFF 2017 Is Global

May 22, 2017 • Here are 3 queer films to check in the next few days at the Seattle...