20th annual Spokane International Film Festival  |  Feb 2 - 9, 2018

2017 Best of the Northwest

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February 3, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
The Bing Crosby Theater

Tickets are $8.00  + $2.00 Facility Fee

Tickets may be available at the door.

A program of unique and award-winning short films, all harvested from right here in the great northwest.

Sponsored by STCU

USA / 85 min

A Happy Ending

USA / 6 min

Directed by Lindy Boustedt

Memories and life lessons. Children, marriage, and regrets. My grandmother’s poetic journey through womanhood and her constant search for happiness.

The Boondogglers

USA / 15 min

Directed by Garrett Elmer

Three young bounty hunters reluctantly band together in search of an elusive killer.


USA / 10 min

Directed by Michael Easton

A man believes his wife may have been on a plane that crashed. As day leads into night, he discovers the truth about her fate.

The Ethernaut

USA / 12 min

Directed by Travis Lien

Tristan is a young space enthusiast with his sights set on the stars, until the arrival of a new kid at school brings him back down to earth.

The Illusion of Talent

USA / 11 min

Directed by Adam Gaulke

Some have it; others, not as much as they hoped

Keep Your Hands Up

USA / 14 mins. / Documentary

Directed by Justin Whiteman

A retired boxer (Rick Welliver) fights different kinds of fights today. Currently, he’s a boxing coach, working to change lives.


USA / 19 min

Directed by Adam Harum

When Robert learns he will die on Friday morning, he must navigate the final days of his trivial life in a world where death is an industry and companionship can be bought. Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.

Pie and Whiskey

USA / 12 min

Directed by Chase Ogden

Donnie takes an honest look at his deteriorating relationship with Connie while baking a delicious apple berry pie.


February 3, 2017
5:30 pm
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The Bing Crosby Theater
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Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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