SIFF http://www.kplu.org en Director Of 'Lucky Them' Proud To Showcase At SIFF A Film Set And Shot In Seattle http://www.kplu.org/post/director-lucky-them-proud-showcase-siff-film-set-and-shot-seattle <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/150642125&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>This year’s <a href="http://www.siff.net/" target="_blank">Seattle International Film Festival</a> features a movie set and shot in Seattle by a Seattle filmmaker.&nbsp;</p><p>Director Megan Griffiths' film “Lucky Them” kicks off the Renton portion of SIFF Thursday night.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick 16749 at http://www.kplu.org Director Of 'Lucky Them' Proud To Showcase At SIFF A Film Set And Shot In Seattle Seattle doc makes doc film to draw attention to mental illness http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-doc-makes-doc-film-draw-attention-mental-illness <p>Delaney Ruston&nbsp;spent a lot of her early days as a physician working in clinics for the poor and disenfranchised, like Berkeley Free Clinic and, later, Seattle’s&nbsp;Pike Market Medial Clinic&nbsp;with a few of area’s leading and long-time health activists Les Pittle and Joe Martin.</p><p>“Early on, I kept wondering why we, the medical community, usually just communicated by giving talks and writing reports, said Delaney. Why, she wondered, did the medical community not make better use of video, especially as a form of physician-doctor communication, since it is so emotionally compelling, personal and we’re such visual animals?</p><p> Fri, 03 May 2013 22:11:02 +0000 Tom Paulson 8663 at http://www.kplu.org SIFF 2013 tickets on sale today http://www.kplu.org/post/siff-2013-tickets-sale-now <p>Tickets go on sale today for the <a href="http://www.siff.net/festival-2013">39th annual Seattle International Film Festival</a>. SIFF is set to feature more than 300 films, special guests, and film workshops.&nbsp; Thu, 02 May 2013 16:55:56 +0000 Vicki Ferguson 8643 at http://www.kplu.org SIFF 2013 tickets on sale today It's movie festival time and these folks are film crazy http://www.kplu.org/post/its-movie-festival-time-and-these-folks-are-film-crazy <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-969940.mp3</p> Sun, 22 May 2011 16:03:17 +0000 Florangela Davila 1640 at http://www.kplu.org It's movie festival time and these folks are film crazy