Featured Films & Events

SIFF Cinema Uptown
From the director of the Oscar®-winning documentary Twenty Feet From Stardom comes the delightful globe-trotting story of celebrated cellist Yo-Yo Ma and his multicultural collective of inspiring master musicians from around the world.

De Palma

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SIFF Cinema Uptown | Exclusive Presentation 
Directors Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow present a lively, illuminating and unexpectedly moving look at one of the most talented, influential, and iconoclastic filmmakers of all time, Brian De Palma.

Plus: Special screenings of classic De Palma films June 24–26 at the SIFF Film Center.

Obsessions: Classic De Palma

June 24 - 26, 2016

SIFF Film Center | Retrospective
Only $5.00, Free for SIFF Members* | In conjunction with the new documentary De Palma we invite you to revisit some of director Brian De Palma's classic films–Blow Out, Carrie, Phantom of the Paradise, Obsession, Body Double, Scarface, and Carlito's Way–as they were meant to be seen: on the big screen.

The Neon Demon

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SIFF Cinema Egyptian
In the atmospheric new horror thriller from Nicolas Winding Refn (Drive, Only God Forgives), an aspiring model (Elle Fanning) moves to Los Angeles where her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will use any means necessary to get what she has.

Chimes at Midnight

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SIFF Cinema Uptown | One Week Only!
Unavailable for years and now back in a brilliant restoration, Orson Welles' groundbreaking adaptation blends five Shakespeare plays into a single gritty tale focusing on the character who was his lifelong obsession, the drunken rapscallion Falstaff.

The Dog Film Festival

June 26, 2016

SIFF Cinema Uptown | Visiting Program
The world's first film festival for, by and about dogs and their people presented in a Bring-Your-Own-Dog Celebration, The Dog Film Festival features two different 90-minute programs of short, canine-themed films – animated, live action and documentary. 50% of net proceeds go to Seattle Humane, which will have adoptable dogs on hand, looking for their forever homes.