Now Showing

Swim Little Fish Swim

Seattle premiere!

Oct 24 - Oct 30

(Ruben Amar and Lola Bessis, United States, 2013, DCP, 95 min)

Inspired by New York filmmakers Jim Jarmusch, John Cassavetes and Spike Lee, and by their own experiences of the city, French filmmakers Ruben Amar and Lola Bessis have crafted a delightfully engrossing domestic drama for their feature debut. 



Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story

Film subject Ed Reed in attendance!
Film introduction and hosted Q&A by jazz journalist Robin Lloyd!
Sponsored by KPLU 88.5!

Oct 25

(NC Heiken, United States, 2014, 84 min)

Frank Morgan was a prodigal alto sax player who, like so many of his fellow musicians of the era, saw his career plagued by drug addiction. What sets Frank apart is not just his exceptionally beautiful, classic alto playing, but also the amazing fact that he survived 30 years of revolving door incarceration and drug abuse, and went on to a comeback career in the last 22 years of his life. 



The Crow + SuperTrash

20th anniversary screening of The Crow!

Oct 29 - Oct 31

(Alex Proyas, United States, 1994, Blu-ray, 102 min)

Grunge virtuosity reigns supreme in The Crow, a gothic cult classic filled with extreme performances, anguished romance, delicate oblivion and unchecked sadism. Perfect for Halloween. Join us on October 31 to celebrate the related release of author Jacques Boyreau's new Fantagraphics book, SuperTrash: Hermaphro Chic, Movie Fetish, 21st Century Anxiety.



Special Events

Free events

Scour our calendar for regular free and extra-affordable events for Seattle film lovers. Have you checked out Framing Pictures? We have the best film critic chat in town. 



Children's Film Festival Seattle

See the world and feed your mind at the ninth annual Children's Film Festival Seattle, the largest film festival on the West Coast for kids and their families. The fun starts on January 23!




Music Movies

The Film Forum has some of the strongest music film programming in the country - come enjoy live music performance, music documentaries, soundscapes + multimedia and everything in between.