Monthly Archives: May 2009

Natasha Lyonne & Marshall Allman brave the Seattle press

This weekend NWFF was thrilled to welcome “Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle” stars Natasha Lyonne and Marshall Allman to Seattle, to present the film Sunday night to a sold out crowd at the Egyptian. A lucky few of Seattle’s press … Continue reading

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Don’t miss this while you are SIFFing

This Thursday and Sunday we are pleased to show the new documentary about the black metal music scene, Until the Light Takes Us, with the directors in attendance! You don’t even have to miss a SIFF movie, since the film … Continue reading

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That Other Film Festival

For those Seattlites who care to know what the results were of the recently completed Cannes, here’s a report from IFC Daily’s David Hudson. Hopefully some of the award winners will make there way stateside in the next 12 months. … Continue reading

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Come Hang Out In A Swedish Backyard

I want to say watching the Swedish film Light Year, screening next week at NWFF as part of an Alternate Cinema series in partnership with SIFF, is like meditation. Then I wonder if it actually is meditation. During the 100-minute … Continue reading

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SIFF guides!

Since there was a problem in our weekly newsletter with the link to our previous posts about SIFF, I thought I’d repost links to them right here: Adam Sekuler’s Helpful Guide to SIFF Films coming to NWFF for a longer … Continue reading

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Secret Sunday Matinee goes out with a bang!

This Sunday at the Northwest Film Forum, we end the Sunday Secret Matinee series with a bang.  And bring your wide eyes, because it’s all in glorious 16mm Cinemascope. Man, your Memorial Day barbecue will taste WAY better after you … Continue reading

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Taking of Pelham One Two Three Original Trailer

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqOTObjWGH8] We at Northwest Film Forum often find ourselves complaining about the onslaught of remakes of classic films that has been more intense in the past decade. However, if one looks for the positive effect on this phenomenon it is … Continue reading

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Inglourious Basterds Clips

After premiering at Cannes today, The Weinstein Company has unleashed three new clips from Quentin Tarantino’s Brad Pitt-huntin’-Nazis movie Inglourious Basterds today. Here they are. 1, 2, 3.

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David Russo interviewed in Seattle Weekly

SIFF: Off the Indie Radar After his first feature, maverick local director David Russo may be done with movies. By Sean Axmaker Published on May 19, 2009 at 9:48pm The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle SIFF Cinema: 4 p.m. Sat., … Continue reading

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Actors Natasha Lyonne, Marshall Allman and others to attend “Little Dizzle”

Prepare to be Dizzled!!!! After standing ovations at Sundance and SXSW, David Russo’s Seattle-made The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle premieres at SIFF with stars Natasha Lyonne, Marshall Allman, Vince Vieluf and Tygh Runyan in attendance Congenital Engine is delighted … Continue reading

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