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    May 19–June 12

    Tickets On Sale Now!    Tickets are on sale now for all Festival screenings and events. Browse our film and event listings to learn more about our exciting lineup for the 2011 Seattle International Film Festival. Visit our Updates page for the latest ticket information, Festival guests, and to download our list of programmers picks.

    Discover extraordinary films year-round at SIFF Cinema

    SIFF Cinema Uptown 
    Located at 511 Queen Anne Avenue North.

    SIFF Film Center
    Seattle Center, Northwest Rooms (formerly the Alki Room) just south of the Seattle Repertory Theater and next to the Vera Project.

    Tickets, showtimes, and information: 206-324-9996

    Parking at the Uptown

    We offer FREE PARKING for Uptown film-goers!

    Monday - Friday                 Saturday, Sunday & Holidays
    6:00PM - 2:00AM               10:00AM - 2:00AM

    Parking Lots
    414 First Avenue West       19 Republican Street (corner of First and Republican)

    Show your ticket stub or SIFF Cinema pass to collect your parking pass at the Uptown box office and place it on your dash. Easy! 60 passes available each day.

    Bus: Several bus routes stop within walking distance of Seattle Center and the lower Queen Anne neighborhood. Visit the metro Transit Trip Planner to find routes.

    Monorail: For transit information from downtown on the Seattle Center Monorail, visit www.seattlemonorail.com.

    Traffic alerts: Keep posted with the latest traffic information by calling the Seattle Center Traffic Hotline at 206.233.3989 or by visiting www.seattlecenter.com/transportation/traffic/

    SIFF Cinema Map

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    Marqueen Hotel

    SIFF members receive 10% discount on the best available rate and complimentary parking.

    Now Playing

    • Southpaw

      August 1 - 6

    • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
      Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

      August 1 - 6

    • Tangerine

      August 1 - 6

      This refreshingly hilarious and raunchy comedy follows scrappy transgender prostitute besties Sin-Dee and Alexandra on a wild night in L.A. filled with sassy repartee (Merry Christmas Eve, bitch), adultering pimps, nightclub debuts, and capital d D-RAMA!

    • I Am Chris Farley
      I Am Chris Farley

      August 1 - 6

    • Our Man in Tehran
      Our Man in Tehran

      August 2 - 6

    • Boulevard

      August 2 - 6

      One of Robin Williams' final performances is also one of his finest in this drama about a closeted man who neglects his marriage of convenience to find himself with a younger man. Williams gives a heartbreaking, fully realized turn that will make moviegoers miss him all the more.

    Coming Soon

    • The 48 Hour Film Project
      The 48 Hour Film Project

      August 6

      SIFF Cinema Uptown
      The 48 Hour Film Project is a wild and sleepless weekend in which teams make a movie—write, shoot, edit and score it—in just 48 hours. Come join us for the results of this wild and sleepless filmmaking competition!

    • End of the Tour
      End of the Tour

      August 6 - 13

      After the 1996 publication of “Infinite Jest” journalist David Lipsky embarks on an unforgettable five-day interview with enigmatic author David Foster Wallace. Based on Lipsky’s acclaimed memoir, End Of The Tour portrays their significant encounter with humor, tenderness and fantastic performances.

    • NT Live: Everyman
      NT Live: Everyman

      August 7 - 9