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News in 2005

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
31st Annual Seattle International Film Festival, May 19-June 12
Kicking Off 25 Days of Over 340 National & International Films with Screenings, Forums, and Panels in Nine Venues City-Wide

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Opening Gala, Closing Gala and An Evening with Peter Sarsgaard
Critically Acclaimed “Me and You and Everyone We Know, ”North American Premiere of Director Gus Van Sant’s “Last Days,” and Peter Sarsgaard Honored with Outstanding Achievement in Acting Award

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Saturday Galas
SIFF is Proud to Host Four Gala Films and Post-Screening Receptions on Each Saturday of the Festival with Screenings of The Dying Gaul, Red Dust, Bombon, and Cote d’Azur

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
¡Viva Argentina!
SIFF Celebrates the Vitality and Energy of Argentine Film by Presenting 13 Diverse Films from One of Films New Hottest Regions.

5/5/2005
Face the Music
Twelve Music Documentary Films Include Three World Premieres and Span Time, Genres and the Globe to Bring Compelling Stories of Acclaimed Artists to SIFF 2005

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
New Pioneers
SIFF and NW Film Forum applaud pioneering new works that encompass D.I.Y. attitude, humor and limitless boundaries.

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Documentaries
Truth is stranger than fiction, as SIFF presents 55 documentaries, 13 of which compete in the return of the Documentary Competition

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Archival Film Series
Featuring the return of 10 film classics from 1928 to 1980 to the silver screen, with a special presentation of rarely seen Charlie Chaplin hit, The Circus.

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
SIFF Competitions
Four SIFF competitions as judged by juries of film industry professionals choose the best of the best in contemporary world and American cinema.

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Emerging Masters
Catch The Best In Up-And-Coming Talent World-Wide As SIFF Showcases 4 Of Film’s Next Cinematic Masters.

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Films4Families
A Hand-Picked Selection of 8 Films Will Delight and Entertain Festival-Going Families

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Women In Cinema
19 Documentaries, 25 Feature Films and 32 Short Films representing 22 countries comprise the Women in Cinema program this year.

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Spawned in Seattle
SIFF Celebrates the Creative Genius of Local Filmmakers

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Midnight Adrenaline
A Tantalizing and Entertaining Selection of Nine Late Night Films

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Contemporary World Cinema
SIFF invites you to explore 46 countries in 116 global films

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Secret Festival
The Most Controversial, Mysterious and Rewarding Event of the Festival--Taking Place the Four Sundays Of The Festival at the Egyptian Theatre.

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
SIFF 2005 Poster Auction
Live Auction of Foreign, Rare & Vintage Film Posters at the Broadway Performance Hall Sunday, June 12th 1:45pm

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Fly Filmmaking Challenge
3 Local Filmmakers Shoot “on the Fly” to Make Narrative Short Films with 5 Days to Shoot and 5 Days to Edit While Another Films the Process for a Making-Of Documentary

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
SIFF Forums
Explore and learn more about the world of film—the art, production and all things behind the scenes—with SIFF’s unique festival forums

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Short Film Program
In 3-28 minutes, SIFF’s 100+ Short Films promise to dazzle and delight

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
SIFF in the Community
Explore and Learn More about the World of Film—the Art, Production and All Things Behind the Scenes—with SIFF’s Unique Forums

5/5/2005
2005 Seattle International Film Festival
31st Annual Seattle International Film Festival Announces 2005 Slate of Sponsors
Innovative and Unique Partnerships Bring the Best to SIFF 2005

5/2/2005
Spring’s Fruit


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