“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!
Climate change is ruining the much depended-on permafrost in a town in the most northern part of the world. Details at SIFF’s site here
The Names of Love An attractive young leftist seduces right-wingers in order to convert them to her politics in this witty and politically pointed romp of a romantic comedy. (d. Michel Leclerc, France, 2010, 102 […]
When a large deposit of gas was discovered off the west coast of Ireland in 1996, events were set in motion that soon had the locals of Rossport up in arms against the Shell oil […]
If A Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation FrontDirector Marshall Curry, USA, 2011, 85 minutes Additional screening May 29, 6:00pm at the Everett Performing Arts Center. Drawing from striking archival footage — much […]
The Last Mountain – Featuring The Ring Of Fire’s Bobby Kennedy, Jr. (Weekends on AM 1090) Spotlighting the explosive practice of “mountain removal” by coal companies, this engrossing documentary focuses on the Appalachian residents who […]