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SIFF 2008 preview

Can you believe it's that time of year again? I can't. But it is: the Seattle International Film Festival is about to unspool for the 34th time. Put on your standing-in-queue shoes, prepare to get tired of the clever SIFF 08 trailers (they've already been screening at Landmark theaters 'round town), and get yourself to […]

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SIFF 2008: The Wrecking Crew

As a music reviewer who goes to lots of shows and listens to lots of records, it’s hard not to notice that there’s often a huge discrepancy in what you hear live and what comes through your radio or headphones. There are, of course, numerous reasons for this (more time in the studio to get […]

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Charlize is coming back to town

Ready for SIFF? It opens in 43 short days with a (partially) locally-produced and -set film: the WTO-conflict drama (and nominee for the Worst Title Ever award) Battle in Seattle. Charlize Theron is expected to attend. Martin Henderson, too, but I don't know who that is. From the SIFF press release: Seattle, WA – The […]

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