“Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a match.” A singalong version of Norman Jewison’s 1971 film version of “Fiddler on the Roof” comes to SIFF Cinema at the Uptown at 1 p.m. on Christmas Day. Tickets are $15 for SIFF members, $20 general admission. 511 Queen Anne Ave. N., Seattle. The “quote along” edition of “The Princess Bride” and the “Smell-O-Vision” version of “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” continue at SIFF Cinema at the Film Center (Northwest Rooms, Seattle Center) through Tuesday. Tickets for both presentations are $10 for SIFF members, $15 general admission (206-324-9996 or www.siff.net).
“Framing Pictures,” a free film discussion featuring Richard Jameson, Robert Horton, Kathleen Murphy and Bruce Reid, happens at 6 p.m. Friday at the Northwest Film Forum (followed by the annual NWFF holiday party). Tickets for both events are free but must be reserved in advance. 1515 12th Ave., Seattle (206-829-7863 or www.nwfilmforum.org).
The Historic Everett Theatre continues with the Northwest premiere of Juan Galiñanes’ holiday-themed animated film “Holy Night” at 7 p.m. through Sunday. Tickets are $5 for kids 12 and under, $8 for adults. 2911 Colby Ave., Everett (425-258-6766 or www.historiceveretttheatre.org).
The Grand Illusion continues with Frank Capra’s 1946 classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” through Jan. 2. Tickets are $5 for members, $6-$8 general admission. 1403 N.E. 50th St., Seattle (206-523-3935 or www.grandillusioncinema.org
- For UW, an Apple Cup victory that doubled as a breakthrough
- Bill Gates to commit billions for clean energy
- The story of one homeless girl, Brittany, who was failed time and again
- Holiday and Independence Bowls are potential destinations for UW and WSU
- Black Friday protesters decry materialism, racism, violence
Most Read Stories
And before he was an anchorman, Will Ferrell played the enthusiastic title character in Jon Favreau’s 2003 holiday comedy “Elf.” It plays Friday-Monday at Central Cinema, 1411 21st Ave., Seattle. Tickets are $6 (www.central-cinema.com).
Doug Knoop: firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @dougknoop