The luxury hotel tucked away in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary isn’t the actual hotel where the film was shot, but the hapless romantic/lover of old ladies and poetry-reciting concierge Monsieur Gustave and his humble protégé Moustafa would’ve felt plenty at home running the place.
Have fun raising funds for SIFF with Jeff “The Dude” Dowd. Enjoy a night of food, drink and bowling at Seattle’s Garage, followed by an interactive subtitled edition of The Big Lebowski at SIFF Cinema at The Uptown. It all benefits SIFF.
“On the Ice” is a thriller filmed in Barrow, Alaska, in 2010 with novice Inupiat actors. The 2011 Sundance Film festival entry will make its theatrical premiere Friday in New York and the Alaska cities of Anchorage and Fairbanks. It debuts in Seattle on Friday, March 2.
Seattle is brimming with independent theaters, and even an annual indie film festival. There are lots of great venues for seeing a foreign film, art cinema, family classic or first-run movie. Here are a few of our favorites.
Actor Gary Oldman will be in Seattle on Sunday, December 11 for a showing of his latest film Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy at the SIFF Cinema at the Uptown, and you are welcome to join him!