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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...

SUSANNE BARTSCH: ON TOP is this year's "Gay-La" presentation at the 43rd annual Seattle International Film Festival on Thursday, June 8th.

LGBTQ SIFF Includes Susanne Bartsch, Tom of Finland, Allan Carr, Marsha P. Johnson...

May 3, 2017 • The Seattle International Film Festival opened its doors (for...

"Transformative" is a short film by Krystelle Kurz - 15, Claire Elliott - 17, Sorcha Marron - 15, Maureen Brown - 16, (Washington)

In the midst of recent legislation regarding transgender people's rights, their voices have been conspicuously absent in the media. All teenagers worry about high school, but not all teenagers have to worry about using the bathroom.

NFFTY’s COME AS YOU ARE Features Films By Young LGBTQ Filmmakers

April 27, 2017 • NFFTY, the National Film Festival for Talented Youth is an amazing...

CeCe McDonald and Laverne Cox in FREE CECE! the opening night film at the 12th annual Translation Film Festival produced by Three Dollar Bill Cinema.

Tickets/Passes Now On Sale For Translations, Now The Biggest Transgender Film Festival In...

April 19, 2017 • Three Dollar Bill Cinema’s annual Translations Film Festival, its annual May festival...

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Talking To Director Barak Heymann About The Documentary “Who’s Gonna Love Me...

March 23, 2017 • In part one of this two-part film spotlight, I commented on Who’s Gonna Love Me Now?, a...

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“Who’s Gonna Love Me Now?” Is A Powerful Look At A Gay Israeli...

March 22, 2017 • The Seattle Jewish Film Festival begins on March 25th, and one selection of particular...

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“Potato Dreams” Wins SXSW Short Doc Award

March 15, 2017 • Winners have been announced for competing films at the 2017 SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas and...

TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival screened its closing night film at the Seattle Cinerama. Photo: Eric Gregory

TWIST Was A Huge Success…Announces Winners

October 26, 2016 • The first rebranded Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival is a...

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Killer Lesbian Comedy with a Twist—at TWIST This Friday

October 20, 2016 • “Women Who Kill” makes its Northwest debut Friday night. When my...

Damage from a truck accident at SIFF's Egyptian Cinema in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood has caused changes to TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival's screening schedule. Photo: SIFF

Big Truck Crashes Into Egyptian…TWIST Film Festival Has To Make Adjustments

October 18, 2016 • You may have already heard the pooh that there was a nasty accident on Saturday, October 15th...

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Review: “The Pass” A Robust Achievement For Queer Film

October 13, 2016 •   “You’re the last thing I remember of any value,” says a...

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TWIST Kicks Off Thursday for Ten Days of Queer Film and Events Including...

October 13, 2016 • Tonight’s the big night for TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival…it’s the gala...