THE LOCAL SIGHTINGS FILM FESTIVAL CONTINUES
WELCOME BACK THE EGYPTIAN THEATRE!!!
Tuesday the 30th
The Ark Lodge – The Boxtrolls, The Maze Runner, and This is Where I Leave You play through Thursday
The Central Cinema – Earth Girls are Easy and Scarface end their runs
The Tin Theater – Neighbors continues its run through the 2nd
The Grand Illusion – Nick Cave’s 20,000 Days on Earth plays through the week
SIFF Cinema Uptown – Patema Inverted, This is Where I Leave You, and Boyhood play through Thursday.
Harvard Exit – Love is Strange and The Skeleton Twins play through Thursday
Guild 45th – This is Where I Leave You and The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby
Seven Gables Theater – Showing Simon Pegg’s Hector and the Search for Happiness
Varsity Theater – Alive Inside, Flamenco Flamenco, and Take Me to the River all run through Thursday
Crest Cinema Center – How to Train Your Dragon 2, Maleficent, A Most Wanted Man, and Chef play through Thursday.
Northwest Film Forum – Special event at 6pm with a coloring book happy hour and a screening of the insanely funny Bubble Bubble Meows and the Meteor Stomachache ant 7pm
Thursday the 2nd
Sundance Cinemas: One night only! Nas: Time is Illmatic
Friday the 3rd
The Central Cinema – Beetlejuice and Showgirls play through the weekend.
The Tin Theater – Jon Favreau’s Chef plays through the weekend
The Grand Illusion – Local filmmaker Shaun Scott’s latest Pacific Aggression opens limited this weekend. Pacific Aggression was an official selection at the Seattle True Independent Film Festival.
SIFF Cinema Egyptian – Amelie and Enter the Dragon play to welcome one of our favorite movie houses back to the fold! Additionally, Guillermo del Toro’s Pan’s Labyrinth shows at midnight.
SIFF Cinema Uptown – Here’s your chance to see A Streetcar Named Desire on both stage and screen! First, SIFF Cinema Uptown presents a screening of the 1951 film which garnered 12 Oscar nominations and 4 wins. Next, National Theatre: Live presents A Streetcar Named Desire, taken from the fastest selling production in the Young Victorian Theatre’s history, and starring Gillian Anderson. The NT:Live production runs through the weekend.
The Geriatric – Fashion Documentary Advanced Style opens Friday as well as David Fincher’s Gone Girl and Juliette Lewis’ Kelly and Cal.
Varsity Theater – Last Days in Vietnam opens with special guests in attendance.
Sundance Cinemas – The Skeleton Twins, Jimi: All is by My Side, the Equalizer, the Notebook
Saturday the 4th
SIFF Cinema Egyptian – My Neighbor Totoro, Y Tu Mama Tambien, the Cohen Brothers’ films O Brother Where Art Thou & Blood Simple, plus a midnight screening of Risky Business
Sunday the 5th
SIFF Cinema Egyptian – My Neighbor Totoro, Kurosawa’s Kagemusha, the Adventures of Priscilla; Queen of the Desert, and Tilda Swinton’s groundbreaking Orlando.
Monday the 6th
SIFF Cinema Egyptian – August Island Pictures, Jackaroo Pictures, and Tom Douglas present a special evening featuring a benefit screening of The Breach, wild salmon prepared by Tom Douglas, a Q&A with the filmmakers and special guests, and live music. Proceeds to benefit SIFF and to support the fight to Save Bristol Bay. Event begins at 6pm
SIFF Film Center – Emily Best (Seed & Spark) returns to the SIFF Film Center for an illuminating FREE workshop around the evolving world of crowd-sourced funding.
SIFF Cinema Uptown – The Recent Raves film series continues with festival favorites Land Ho! and Night Moves.