This year’s theme is “Together We Rise”. This theme addresses the idea that together we rise above the fray of hatred, despair, and discord. We join unified to work towards cooperative economics and purpose for our race, community, and nation.
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:00pm
SIFF Cinema Egyptian
Tasveer South Asian Film Festival is the largest South Asian film festival in the United States. Seeking to provide a counterpoint to the images and stories prevalent in main stream South Asia and Bollywood, the festival encourages an atmosphere of thoughtful dialogue and creative inquiry, where filmmakers and audiences engage in lively discussions, forums, and other collaborative interactive formats. In 2019, the festival will screen over 60 films and welcome 5000 attendees over 11 days, in 5 cities. ‘India’ is the festival focus for 2019.
Friday, July 31, 2020 - 11:55am to Friday, August 28, 2020 - 11:55pm
When a migrant mother is separated from her child, when a transgender soldier is at risk of losing his career, when reproductive rights and basic voting rights are under attack — five unsung heroes take legal action to protect our freedoms.
The Fight is an inspiring, emotional look at four pivotal cases and the lawyers on the front lines of relentless attacks on civil liberties. Directors Elyse Steinberg, Josh Kriegman, and Eli Despres capture the rollercoaster ride of the thrill and defeat in these deeply human battles.
Join us for the City of Seattle's Race and Social Justice Initiative (RSJI) Summit Community Day Livestream. Don’t miss ACLU-WA Executive Director Michele Storms’ opening remarks on current trends in civil rights and the role we all can play in achieving collective liberation.