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

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February 2018

World Shorts

February 5 @ 6:45 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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A selection of the finest short films from around the world. With English subtitles.

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The Fencer

February 6 @ 6:30 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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Fleeing from the Russian secret police, a young Estonian fencer is forced to return to his homeland, where he becomes a physical education teacher. When the past catches up with him, he is confronted with a difficult choice.

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Expedition Alaska

February 6 @ 6:45 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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Produced by students at the University of Cincinnati, twenty teams compete in a 7-day expedition race through Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula. Expedition Alaska follows the ups and downs as the teams trek, bike, packraft, cross glaciers, whitewater raft, and kayak through the wilderness.

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The Endless

February 7 @ 6:30 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago. To their surprise, they discover that the group’s beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.

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Animation Showcase

February 7 @ 6:45 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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A selection of the world’s finest animation.

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Tehran Taboo

February 8 @ 6:30 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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Iranian-born director Ali Soozandeh uses rotoscope animation to tell the story of four people from Tehran who, in their desperate search for freedom and happiness, break the taboos of a restrictive, islamic society.

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US and Canada Shorts

February 8 @ 6:45 pm
The Magic Lantern Theater,
25 W. Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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A wide variety of short films from across the U.S. and Canada.

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Expedition Alaska: Gonzaga University Screening

February 8 @ 7:00 pm
Hemmingson Auditorium,
702 E Desmet Ave
Spokane, WA United States
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The 73-minute film tells the story of a 7-day, non-stop endurance event that took place on the Kenai Peninsula in the summer of 2015.

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Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey

February 9 @ 7:30 pm
The Bing Crosby Theater,
901 W Sprague Ave.
Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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Fred Beckey, who died in October, is a legendary American mountaineer who recorded more first ascents than anyone. Granted exclusive access, director Dave O’Leske followed Beckey as he tried to conquer one last peak.

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Closing Night Awards Gala

February 9 @ 9:45 pm
Montvale Event Center,
1017 W 1st Ave
Spokane, WA United States
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CLOSING NIGHT – Friday February 9th following the screening of Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey (9:45pm) – held at the Montvale Event Center 1017 W 1st Ave, Spokane, WA 99201

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