Category: Features

CFFS 2018, Features

Opening Night: Castle in the Sky (CFFS 2018)

Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 @ 7 PM (Hayao Miyazaki, Japan, animation, 1986, 124 min, in English) For ages 6+ Gala Opening Night, sponsored by The Boeing Company and co-presented with Seattle International Film Festival, at the Egyptian Theatre Doors open at 6:30pm for red carpet photos! Come as your favorite character from a Miyazaki film, […]

CFFS 2018, Features

5 Rupees (CFFS 2018)

Sunday, Jan 28 @ 5 PM (Piyush Panjuani, India, live action, 2017, 82 minutes, in Hindi with English subtitles) For ages 8+ Co-presented with Tasveer South Asian Film Festival! North American premiere! Hamid, age 7, lives with his grandmother in a small village, and although they are poor, they are rich in love for each other. And […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Fanny’s Journey (CFFS 2018)

Saturday, Feb 3, 2018 @ 7 PM (Lola Doillon, France/Belgium, live action, 2016, 94 min, in French and occasional German, with English subtitles) For ages 10+ Co-presented with Seattle Jewish Film Festival, the Agence consulaire de France à Seattle and Alliance Française de Seattle! Seattle premiere! Based on a true story, this film is an […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Purple Dreams (CFFS 2018)

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018 @ 3 PM (Joanne Hock, USA, live action, 2017, 72 minutes, in English) For ages 10+ Producer Robin Grey in attendance! Seattle premiere! “Purple Dreams” is the chronicle of a triumphant high school musical production that propels its cast and crew into a new world of opportunity and accomplishment. This inspirational […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Cloudboy (CFFS 2018)

Sat, Jan 27, 2018 @ 7 PM Sat, Feb 3, 2018 @ 3 PM (Mekeminne Clinckspoor, Sweden/Netherlands/Belgium/Norway, live action, 2017, 77 min, Dutch, Swedish and Sami with English subtitles) For ages 9+ West Coast premiere! Twelve-year-old city boy Niilas has been living with his father for as long as he can remember and barely knows […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Not Without Us (CFFS 2018)

Saturday, Feb 3, 2018 @ 5 PM (Sigrid Klausmann, Germany, live action, 2016, 85 min, multiple languages with english subtitles) For ages 10+ Please visit Kids 4 Peace, who will have a table in the lobby for this screening! West Coast premiere! Fourteen countries, sixteen children, five continents, one voice – however different their living environment, […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Wendy (CFFS 2018)

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018 @ 3 PM (Dagmar Seume, Germany, live action, 2017, 87 min, German with English subtitles) For ages 9+ Seattle premiere! Wendy, a 12-year-old, is not thrilled when her parents decide to spend the whole summer vacation at the dilapidated equestrian farm owned by her grandmother. After a serious riding accident, Wendy, […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Hero Steps (CFFS 2018)

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018 @ 5 PM (Henry Rincón, Colombia, live action, 2016, 97 min, in Spanish with English subtitles) For ages 9+ Co-presented with Seattle Latino Film Festival! West Coast premiere! This feature debut from Colombian writer-director Henry Rincón centers on Eduardo, a ten-year-old boy who has more than his share of harrowing challenges: […]

CFFS 2018, Features

Treasure (CFFS 2018)

Saturday, Feb 10, 2018 @ 1 PM (María Novaro, Mexico, live action, 2017, 95 min, in Spanish with English subtitles) For ages 8+ Co-presented with Seattle Latino Film Festival! Seattle premiere! Seven-year-old Dylan, who has just moved to the Pacific coastal village of Barra de Potosí in Mexico, believes he can talk his new friends […]

CFFS 2018, Features

The Legend of Timm Thaler (CFFS 2018)

Friday, Feb 2, 2018 @ 7 PM (Andreas Dresen, Germany, live action, 2017, 102 min, in German with English subtitles) For ages 7+ Co-presented with SAGA (Seattle Area German American School)! West Coast premiere! Timm Thaler is poor, but he laughs a lot, and often. His laughter is so charming and contagious that a diabolical […]