SIFF HAPPENED: Closing Thoughts on the 41st Annual Seattle International Film Festival

22 days of press screenings.  25 days of festival proper.  In those 5 1/2 weeks, I saw 48 films, including 25 press screenings, 5 archival films, 3 world premiers, and 7 North American premiers; worked 4 days out of the week at the Uptown and one day at the Harvard Exit (except on the second Sunday of … Continue reading SIFF HAPPENED: Closing Thoughts on the 41st Annual Seattle International Film Festival

SIFF 2013 Wrap-Up

37 feature-length films. 16 shorts. 1 TV pilot. 6 parties. Multiple Q & A's. Such was my experience at the 39th Annual Seattle International Film Festival. While SIFF 2013 ended five months ago, the films it showcased (276 features, plus shorts) will continue to trickle out until SIFF 2014 -- if they're lucky.  Others will … Continue reading SIFF 2013 Wrap-Up