Local Sightings

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September 24- October 3, 2015

Local Sightings is the Northwest’s premiere showcase of new films, putting homegrown talent in front of Seattle audiences and connecting artists from Alaska to Oregon in a week-long celebration of cinema from the region. Produced by Northwest Film Forum, this annual fall film festival features new films, juried prizes, killer parties and national industry scouts looking for strong new work.

2015 Festival: Call for Submissions

Northwest Film Forum seeks excellent new films made in the Pacific Northwest for the 18th annual Local Sightings Film Festival, screening September 24 - October 3, 2015.

Eligible films for submission to Local Sightings 2015 are those finished within the last 18 months, and the filmmaker(s) must live in the Pacific Northwest (Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, British Columbia, and the Yukon Territories).

Read details about submission formats and submit your film using our online form, by June 15, 2015.