SIFFing: Parallax View’s SIFF 2012 Guide

24 May, 2012 (16:00) | Editor, Links | By: Editor

The 38th Annual Seattle International Film Festival opened on Thursday, May 17, with a screening of Lynn Shelton’s locally-produced My Sister’s Sister, and completed its 25 day on Sunday, June 12 with the world premiere of the Seattle shot and set Grassroots. Here is Parallax View’s coverage and guide to SIFF resources.

SIFF 2012 Winners (Sean Axmaker for Parallax View)
SIFF 2012: Highlights, Awards, Returning Films and more (Moira Macdonald at The Seattle Times)

SIFF Week by Week:
SIFF: Week 4 Picks and Pans (Brian Miller and others, Seattle Weekly)
Ben Kasulke Profile (Nicole Brodeur for Seattle Times)
Closing Weekend Highlights (Three Imaginary Girls)
SIFF Virgin Diary 2: Sissy Spacek (Sophia Savage for indieWIRE)
June 9 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
Seasonal Affective Cinema Part 4 (K.J. Doughton for Film Threat)
June 8 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
June 7 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
Virgin Diary 1 (Sophia Savage for indieWIRE)
SIFF: Week 3 Picks and Pans (Brian Miller and others, Seattle Weekly)
SIFF Week 3 (Robert Horton for The Herald)
Week 3 Highlights (Three Imaginary Girls)
Seasonal Affective Cinema Part 3 (K.J. Doughton for Film Threat)
June 6 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
June 5 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
June 4 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
‘All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace’ and ‘V/H/S/’ (Paul Constant for The Stranger)
June 2 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
June 1 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
May 31 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
May 30 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
‘Take This Waltz’ and ‘John Dies at the End’ (Paul Constant for The Stranger)
May 28 at SIFF: ‘The Long Ride Home‘ (Seattle Times)
May 27 at SIFF: ‘The Revolutionary‘ (Seattle Times)
May 26 at SIFF (Seattle Times)
ShortsFest Weekend (Amie Simon at Three Imaginary Girls)
Documentaries at SIFF (Moira Macdonald for Seattle Times)
Unforgivable (Richard T. Jameson at Straight Shooting)
The Eye of the Storm (Kathleen Murphy at Straight Shooting)
Seasonal Affective Cinema Part 2: ‘Eden’ (K.J. Doughton for Film Threat)
Week 2 Picks & Pans (Brian Miller and others, Seattle Weekly)
SIFF Week 2 Picks (Robert Horton for The Herald)
SIFF 2012: Week Two Highlights (Three Imaginary Girls)
SIFF Highlights – Friday, May 25 (Seattle Times)
SIFF Highlights – Thursday, May 24 (Seattle Times)
SIFF Highlights – Wednesday, May 23 (Seattle Times)
SIFF Highlights – Tuesday, May 22 (Seattle Times)
SIFF Highlights – Monday, May 21 (Seattle Times)
SIFF in Everett (Robert Horton at Everett Herald)
SIFF Highlights – Saturday, May 19 (Seattle Times)
SIFF Dispatch #2 (Kathy Fennessy at SIFFBlog)
SIFF Highlights – Friday, May 18 (Seattle Times)
Week 1 Picks & Pans (Brian Miller and others, Seattle Weekly)
SIFF 2012: Seasonal Affective Cinema (K.J. Doughton for Film Threat)
Week One Highlights (Three Imaginary Girls)
SIFF Dispatch #1 (Kathy Fennessy at SIFFBlog)
Opening Weekend Highlights (Three Imaginary Girls)
The Stranger’s Guide to SIFF 2012 (David Schmader and others, The Stranger)

SIFF 2012: Memories in the Making? (Richard Jameson at Straight Shooting)
Northwest Connections at SIFF (Moira Macdonald for Seattle Times)
Northwest Connections Preview (Amie Simon at Three Imaginary Girls)
Face the Music (Amie Simon at Three Imaginary Girls)
SIFF 2012 Honors Seattle Filmmakers (Sean Axmaker for Parallax View)

Spotlight Features and Commentary:
Andrea Arnold on Wuthering Heights (Moira Macdonald at Seattle Times)
“Secret Festival” Rebellion (David Schmader for The Stranger)
Updated Release Dates for SIFF films (Moira Macdonald for The Seattle Times)
Just Before Dawn: The First SIFF (Richard T. Jameson for Straight Shooting)
Interview with director Drew Denny of The Most Fun I’ve Ever Had With My Pants On (Twitch)
Q&A with Lynn Shelton (Brian Miller for Seattle Weekly)
Lynn Shelton: “I never imagined I could be a filmmaker” (Moira Macdonald for Seattle Times)
Scriptless in Seattle: A Filmmaker’s Map (Lynn Shelton profile at The New York Times)
Interview with Megan Griffiths at SXSW (Indiewire)
Rick Stevenson’s 10-Year Documentary (Sean Axmaker for Seattle Weekly)

Reviews and capsules:
The Stranger’s SIFF Notes (David Schmader and others)
Straight Shooting (Richard T. Jameson and Kathleen Murphy)
SIFFBlog (Kathy Fennessy)
Three Imaginary Girls
A Random Walk Through Film

Official sites:
SIFF Website homepage
SIFF Calendar
Updates and Schedule Changes
SIFFtv (video shorts and interviews from the festival)

and other resources:
How to SIFF (Moira Macdonald for Seattle Times)
The official Twitter feed of the Seattle International Film Festival

See here for the SIFFing 2011 Guide

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