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Monday, April 21, 2014

SIFF 2014 to Open with John Ridley's Jimi Hendrix Film Starring Andre "3000" Benjamin!

Posted by on Mon, Apr 21, 2014 at 10:21 AM


Just announced by SIFF:

The Seattle International Film Festival announced today that the Opening Night Film for its 40th annual Festival will be Jimi: All Is By My Side. Musician, actor, and style icon André Benjamin stars as Seattle rock legend Jimi Hendrix in this film from Academy Award®-winning screenwriter John Ridley (12 Years a Slave). Ridley is scheduled to attend the Opening Night festivities on Thursday, May 15.

Below is a teaser clip from the film, and get your tickets here.


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r.chops 1
Not bad. Not bad.
Posted by r.chops on April 21, 2014 at 11:00 AM · Report this
stinkbug 2
Because listening to British accents in McCaw Hall is such a joy.
Posted by stinkbug on April 21, 2014 at 11:08 AM · Report this
Will in Seattle 3
Going to be fun
Posted by Will in Seattle on April 21, 2014 at 11:17 AM · Report this
@2 I thought that was only me last year. Jesus that was tough to understand.
Posted by Anodyne on April 21, 2014 at 1:14 PM · Report this
scary tyler moore 5
not made with permission from the hendrix estate, thusly no jimi hendrix songs in it.
Posted by scary tyler moore on April 21, 2014 at 2:38 PM · Report this

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