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SIFF 2018 Review: Something Useful

SIFF 2018 Review: Something Useful

Featuring one of the best performances of the 2018 Seattle Film Festival.
SIFF 2018 Review: Love Education

SIFF 2018 Review: Love Education

Sylvia Chang is director, writer, and actress in this Chinese drama-comedy.
SIFF 2018 Review: On Borrowed Time

SIFF 2018 Review: On Borrowed Time

On Borrowed Time, a UEA film, has a story that transcends cultures
SIFF 2018 Review: Waru

SIFF 2018 Review: Waru

Eight women directors filmed 10-minute, single-shot vignettes to make this movie.
SIFF 2018 Review: Nancy

SIFF 2018 Review: Nancy

Andrea Riseborough plays a woman who suspects she was kidnapped when she was a child.
SIFF 2018 Review: Valley of Shadows

SIFF 2018 Review: Valley of Shadows

A review of the Norwegian "fairytale."
SIFF Review: ‘Butterflies’

SIFF Review: ‘Butterflies’

Butterflies again shows there are some talented filmmakers in Turkey.
SIFF Review: ‘Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts’

SIFF Review: ‘Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts’

A woman seeks revenge on the men who attempted to rape and murder her.
SIFF Review: ‘Hot Mess’

SIFF Review: ‘Hot Mess’

This Australian film Hot Mess was billed as a “laugh-a-minute slacker comedy.” It's not.
SIFF Review: ‘Killing Jesus’

SIFF Review: ‘Killing Jesus’

A woman seeks revenge on the sicario who assassinated her father.
SIFF Review: ‘Angels Wear White’

SIFF Review: ‘Angels Wear White’

A young hotel clerk witnesses a sexual assault on two underage guests.
SIFF Review: ‘Tigers Are Not Afraid’

SIFF Review: ‘Tigers Are Not Afraid’

What happens to the children left behind by drug cartel violence in Mexico?
SIFF Review: ‘Ruin Me’

SIFF Review: ‘Ruin Me’

A great concept flummoxed by bland execution.
SIFF Review: ‘Nona’

SIFF Review: ‘Nona’

Kate Bosworth has a role in this Guatemalan-based drama about immigration.
Deadpool 2: Spoilers & the Best Cameos

Deadpool 2: Spoilers & the Best Cameos

Does Deadpool 2 live up to the original? What about its surprises? The best cameos?