Festival Announces 2014 Partnership with NW Film Forum
NW Film Forum will be the main weekend venue for the 2014 festival!
2014 Submissions Pouring In!
Final deadline to submit is July 1
Festival Announces 2013 Awards!
Jury Prizes, Director's Choice, and Youth Visions Awards
Festival Announces 2013 Awards!
Jury Prizes, Director's Choice, and Youth Visions Awards
Gold Jury Prize for Features (tie)
Il Rosa Nudo by Italian filmmaker Giovanni Coda
Silver Jury Prize for Shorts
RU: Water is Life directed by Shawn Small

The Seattle Social Justice Film Festival is back! Films will cover all aspects of social justice but, in conjunction with our lead sponsor, Books to Prisoners, this year’s special festival focus will be on issues related to Prisoner Justice.

GiveBIG on May 6!


Please help us make the 2014 festival a success by Giving BIG on May 6! For one day only, make your donations to the Social Justice Film Festival, and we will receive a percentage of the matching funds (or “stretch”) pool from the Seattle Foundation. Highlights of the Social Justice Film Festival … Continue reading

Real Change Economic Justice Film Series


This weekend, Real Change, a 2013 festival sponsor, is screening one of our 2013 films, Shift Change, as part of its Economic Justice Film Series! Shift Change is an inspiring film that features “lively stories of secure, dignified jobs, in a democratic workplace.” The film provides a refreshingly positive perspective … Continue reading

Festival Announces 2014 Call for Entries!


The Social Justice Film Festival is excited to announce the 2014 Call for Entries! We are now accepting submissions of short and feature-length documentary and narrative films that address issues of social justice. Submit by May 1 to receive discounted early bird prices! The late deadline is July 1. Read … Continue reading