The Seattle International Film Festival kicks off Thursday May 16 and runs through June 9, 2013. Hundreds of films will play on screens across the Puget Sound. KIRO Radio movie critic Tom Tangney narrows your options down to what he believes are the 12 best bets this year.
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The African Cypher
A survey of the extraordinary street dance styles across South Africa, director Bryan Little's award-winning documentary drills deeper into the philosophy of the dancer's self-expression and, especially, the souls of two extraordinary young performers.
May 18, 6:30 PM SIFF Cinema Uptown
May 19, 1:00 PM AMC Pacific Place 11
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Photo by SIFF
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