Visually Sumptuous Antebellum a Fascinatingly Trivial Conundrum

Visually Sumptuous Antebellum a Fascinatingly Trivial Conundrum

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sara Michelle Fetters I’m not sure I’ll see a more fascinating conundrum of a motion picture in 2020 then directors Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz’s twistedly convoluted time-jumping horror-thriller Antebellum. It’s masterfully made on a ton of levels, not the least of which is star Janelle Monáe’s powerful …

Local Sightings Film Festival 2020 goes virtual this September 18-28

Local Sightings Film Festival 2020 goes virtual this September 18-28

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailEnjoy 10 days of films and special events championing Pacific Northwest film and media makers, brought right to your living room. In its 23rd year, Northwest Film Forum’s Local Sightings Film Festival will be hosted virtually due to COVID-19, thus introducing the entire world to over 135 short and …

Captivating Mulan Casts a Uniquely Heroic Reflection

Captivating Mulan Casts a Uniquely Heroic Reflection

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sara Michelle Fetters Say what you will about Disney’s recent trend of mining their extensive animated library for live-action (or, in the case of last year’s odious The Lion King, CGI-generated photorealistic pseudo – yet still very much animated – “live-action”) remakes, now and then the studio has …

Disco Vinnie’s Xanadu 40 tribute raises $1,200 for ONJ’s Cancer Research Centre

Disco Vinnie’s Xanadu 40 tribute raises $1,200 for ONJ’s Cancer Research Centre

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott With the dance clubs closed, the only way to enjoy a Sunday Tea Dance is virtually. That is what DJ Disco Vinnie did last Sunday (August 23rd) on Twitch TV. The nearly 5-hour podcast raised over $1,200 for Olivia Newton-John’s Cancer Research Centre. The show was …

All aboard the Suffrage Special Whistle Stop Tour!

All aboard the Suffrage Special Whistle Stop Tour!

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailTACOMA – In 1920, after a decades-long battle, the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, granting women the right to vote. On November 2 of that year, more than eight million women voted in national elections for the very first time. This August marks the National …

Three Dollar Bill Cinema presents Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival ONLINE May 7-10

Three Dollar Bill Cinema presents Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival ONLINE May 7-10

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailTranslations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival is online this year due to the COVID-19 crisis so people from around the country/world can attend. A group of very dedicated people are working on making the festival happen along with Three Dollar Bill Cinema and the Northwest Film Forum. Instead of canceling …

Children’s Film Festival Seattle celebrates 15 years of the best in inclusive children’s cinema

Children’s Film Festival Seattle celebrates 15 years of the best in inclusive children’s cinema

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Ryan Davis Children’s Film Festival Seattle is going through a growth spurt with its 15th edition, soon to open with its biggest-ever lineup of 175 films from 47 countries. Notable in the long list of festival offerings is a program of short films, “Rainbow Roar,” completely devoted to …

8th Annual Seattle Asian American Film Festival announces 2020 lineup: 64 films including 12 feature-length, 8 shorts programs and 4 free screenings

8th Annual Seattle Asian American Film Festival announces 2020 lineup: 64 films including 12 feature-length, 8 shorts programs and 4 free screenings

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailThe Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF) proudly presents its 8th annual festival February 20-23, 2020, at Broadway Performance Hall (1625 Broadway) and Northwest Film Forum (1515 12th Ave). It’s been a year of exciting news for Asian and Asian American films, filmmakers and actors, and local film festivals …

Full lineup announced for the 24th annual Seattle Queer Film Festival

Full lineup announced for the 24th annual Seattle Queer Film Festival

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailTickets and passes on-sale now Three Dollar Bill Cinema has announced the full lineup of films and events for the 24th Annual Seattle Queer Film Festival (SQFF24). The largest festival of its kind in the Pacific Northwest opens Thursday, October 10 and runs through Sunday, October 20. SQFF24 features …

{ICYMI} “Another Time” of her life: an interview with Jennifer Warnes

{ICYMI} “Another Time” of her life: an interview with Jennifer Warnes

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Gregg Shapiro Seattle-born Jennifer Warnes has one of the most immediately recognizable voices of any singer in modern pop music. Whether she’s singing her own hit singles, such as “Right Time of the Night”; duet-ting on a movie theme song, as in “Up Where We Belong” with Joe …