Mon Apr 14: #ScienceonScreen series hooks up the electrodes and cranks the voltage for YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN.

Featuring a lively presentation from UW Professor Thomas Daniel, who specializes in neurobiology, behavior, biomechanics, and all things Abby Normal.

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN | Monday April 14 | SIFF Film Center

April 11 - 18: Director Chris Eska’s engaging Civil War drama THE RETRIEVAL. Follow Will, a fatherless 13 year-old boy, who survives by working with a white bounty hunter gang who sends him to earn the trust of runaway slaves and wanted freemen in order to lure them back to the South.

THE RETRIEVAL | April 11-18 | SIFF Film Center

Presenting the official poster for the 2014 Seattle International Film Festival! Only 37 days left until our 40th. #SIFF2014

Huge thanks to Wongdoody for this amazing work; you are our spirit animal.

Be a part of Festival 2014!

SIFF is looking for amazing interns and employees in Special Events, Communications, and Operations for our full-of-flair 40th anniversary.


Laurie Kirby of the International Film Festival Summit speaks truths. We at SIFF love what we do, and we hope that by programming your film we can spread awareness of your greatness.

Apr 13: SIFF presents the delectable film, SWEET DREAMS, following a group of Rwandan women as they build the first ice cream parlor in their village. Featuring FREE Snoqualmie Ice Cream and the official kick-off of the SIFF 2014 African Pictures program!

SWEET DREAMS | April 13 | SIFF Cinema Uptown

April 3 - 11: CHEAP THRILLS, the SIFF 2013 Midnight Adrenaline favorite! This fiendishly black comedy follows a pair of friends who engage in a game of dares and degradation for financial reward that quickly escalates to outrageous and unnerving heights.

Lead actor Pat Healy dares you *not* to look at his tribute to Burt Reynolds. DON’T LOOK AT IT!

(photo courtesy of Entertainment Weekly)

CHEAP THRILLS | Closes April 11 | SIFF Film Center

Help bring films to the 40th Seattle International Film Festival and get tons of awesome perks! Be recognized in the Festival catalog, have your name announced as a sponsor of the film during the introduction, get up to 10 tickets to your sponsored film, and more!

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