Difret (SIFF 2014)

“Abducting for marriage is our tradition.” Hirut is 14 years old when she is abducted on her […]

#ChicagoGirl – The Social Network Takes on a Dictator (SIFF 2014)

Ala’a Basatneh used to like hanging out at the mall and listening to music – normal teen […]

Beyond the Brick: A LEGO® Brickumentary (SIFF 2014)

LEGO bricks inspire a legion of fans worldwide, including kids, adults, artists, filmmakers, entrepreneurs, architects, medical researchers, […]

The Signal (SIFF 2014)

Great sci-fi flick that follows three college friends on a cross-country road trip, during which they take […]

40 Days of Silence (SIFF 2014)

Bibicha is a young Uzbek woman who suddenly decides to take a traditional vow of silence and […]

Lucky Them (SIFF 2014)

It’s a classic story: girl meets musician; musician and girl fall in love, musician disappears without a […]

Half of a Yellow Sun (SIFF 2014)

Half of a Yellow Sun is an intimate family drama set against the historical backdrop of the […]

Canopy (SIFF 2014)

A nearly silent film set in the dense, lush jungles of Singapore where two soldiers (one Australian […]

The Search for General Tso (SIFF 2014)

I went into this film expecting a fun glimpse into the history of a beloved Chinese-American dish, […]

Night Moves (SIFF 2014)

In the effort to conserve the environment, many activists advocate less for one big plan, but rather […]

Venus in Fur (SIFF 2014)

This simple, 2-character story is shot entirely within the confines of a small Parisian theatre. The story […]

Fight Church (SIFF 2014)

“Jesus never tapped!” The idea of a “fight-based ministry” was completely foreign to me before seeing this […]

Obvious Child (SIFF 2014)

A somewhat crudely humorous look at a 20-something’s early life crisis of unemployment, dating difficulties, and unexpected […]

The Case Against 8 (SIFF 2014)

Simply put, The Case Against 8 is quite possibly one of the best documentaries I have seen. […]

Burt’s Buzz (SIFF 2014)

You may have never heard of Burt Shavitz, but you’ve definitely heard of Burt’s Bees. Burt no […]

Life Feels Good (SIFF 2014)

Life Feels Good is an intimate journey through the lives of those previously thought to have no […]

In Order of Disappearance (SIFF 2014)

The comparison with Fargo is a good starting place for describing In Order of Disappearance, but it’s […]

I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (SIFF 2014)

Sesame Street documentaries have a reputation for being really good, and this one certainly doesn’t disappoint. This […]