The kind of modest indie enterprise that satisfies mostly because it's about a character type familiar from real life but all too under-represented at the movies.
Seattle Film Festival
An even more sapphically tilted variation on "Big Chill"-type dramedy than "The Intervention" earlier this year, with a similar emphasis on shaggy humor over sometimes less well-tuned dramatics.
This culture-clash snapshot provides a moving if also mysterious portrait of fragile mental health snapping tether entirely amidst an alien environ of blithe hedonism.
The 2017 Seattle International Film Festival announced its audience award recipients and official competition winners on Sunday. Films “At the End of the Tunnel” and “Sami Blood (Sameblod)” and…
Romance briefly bridges the cultural gap between an out Chinese-American fashionista and a visiting, ostensibly straight Chinese movie star in "Front Cover."
Director Nicole Luca Haimes approaches her subjects — both human and otherwise — with equal measures of bemused curiosity and respectful empathy, with nary a trace of wink-wink…
“Captain Fantastic” and “Girl Asleep” won two of the biggest awards at the 42nd annual Seattle Film Festival. The winners were announced during a ceremony and breakfast held at the Space Needle on…
Woody Allen’s “Cafe Society” will open the Seattle International Film Festival on May 19, eight days after its world premiere as the opener of the Cannes Film Festival. The screening of “Cafe Society”…
This thoroughly ingratiating, touchingly heartfelt comedy doesn't have marquee names or an attention-grabbing hook, but hopefully its sheer likability will grab some deserved niche theatrical and…
A visiting Englishwoman's naiveté about local customs and politics stirs trouble in this handsome Georgian rural drama.
“Spy,” written and directed by Paul Feig, will screen on the May 14 opening night of the Seattle Film Festival with the filmmaker scheduled to attend. The comedy stars Melissa McCarthy, whose work in…