Sie FilmCenter Exclusives

Sie FilmCenter Exclusives

Experience the cream of the crop in independent, foreign, documentary and repertory film EVERY week at the official home of the Denver Film Society, the Sie FilmCenter located at 2510 East Colfax Ave (in between Tattered Cover Bookstore and Twist & Shout)!
We've scoured the globe to bring these cinematic gems to Denver for a limited time only and you won't see these films anywhere else.

Films and Events in Program...

  • Alan Partridge

    Alan Partridge

    2013 , 90 min. OPENS Friday, April 18th at the Sie FilmCenter Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan) has had many ups and downs in his life. National television broadcaster. Responsible for killing a guest on live TV. Local radio broadcaster. A nervous breakdown in Dundee. His self-published book, 'Bouncing Back... more
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol I

    Nymphomaniac: Vol I

    2013 , 118 min.
    Director: Lars von Trier OPENS Friday, April 18th at the Sie FilmCenter Nymphomaniac: Volume I is the story of Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg), a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac who is discovered badly beaten in an alley by an older bachelor, Seligman (Stellan Skarsgård), who takes her into his home. As he tends to ... more
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol II

    Nymphomaniac: Vol II

    2013 , 123 min.
    Director: Lars von Trier OPENS Friday, April 18th at the Sie FilmCenter Nymphomania: Volume II picks up with the story of Joe’s adulthood, where her journey of self-discovery leads to darker complications. The film stars Jamie Bell, Willem Dafoe, Mia Goth and Jean-Marc Barr in addition to Gainsbourg, Skarsg... more
  • Mistaken For Strangers

    Mistaken For Strangers

    USA , 2013 , 75 min. OPENS Friday, April 18th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter! Director Tom Berninger In-Person for Friday's 7:20 and 9:40 shows In 2010, the rock band The National released their fifth album, High Violet. After ten years as critical darlings, the band was finally enjoying wider rec... more
  • Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons

    Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons

    2013 , 110 min.
    Director: Stephen Chow One Night Only! Saturday April 19th at 9:30pm. One of the undisputed Chinese masters of offbeat comedy, Stephen Chow returns with an action-packed love story about competing demon hunters vying for the same conquests. The bumbling Tang Sanzang is ambitious and eager to prove himself, and ... more
  • Pineapple Express

    Pineapple Express

    USA , 2008 , 111 min.
    Director: David Gordon Green ONE DAY ONLY... Sunday, 4/20 at 4:20pm! After witnessing a murder involving a corrupt cop and a drug kingpin, straitlaced pothead Dale Denton must go on the run with his dealer to escape the wrath of vengeance-minded criminals. Stoner comedy at its best! Come early to enjoy our Smoke... more
  • Growing Cities

    Growing Cities

    USA , 2013 , 97 min. One Night Only! Tuesday, April 22nd at 7:30pm. A documentary film that examines the role of urban farming in America and asks how much power it has to revitalize our cities and change the way we eat. In their search for answers, filmmakers Dan Susman and Andrew Monbouquette take a road ... more
  • Stripped


    USA , 2014 , 85 min.
    Director: Dave Kellett , Frederick Schroeder One Night Only! Tuesday, April 23rd at 7pm. Stripped brings together the world’s best cartoonists to talk about the art form they love, and what happens to it as newspapers die. Over 70 interviews were conducted, including the first-ever audio interview with Bill Watterson (Calvin ... more
  • The Final Member

    The Final Member

    Canada , 2013 , 75 min. OPENS Friday, April 25th at the Sie FilmCenter. Paris has the Louvre, London has the Tate Modern, and New York the Metropolitan Museum. But Husavik, Iceland—a diminutive village on the fringe of the Arctic Circle—boasts the world’s only museum devoted exclusively to painstakingly preserved... more
  • Hateship, Loveship

    Hateship, Loveship

    USA , 2013 , 100 min. OPENS Friday, April 25th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. In her first dramatic role, Kristen Wiig gives "a beautifully restrained performance" (The Hollywood Reporter) as Johanna, a profoundly shy, shabby housekeeper hired to care for Mr. McCauley (Nick Nolte) and his granddaughter Sabi... more
  • Farmland


    USA , 2014 , 100 min. One Night Only! Thursday, May 1st at 7:30pm. Most Americans have never set foot on a farm or ranch or even talked to the people who grow and raise the food we eat. Farmland will take an intimate look at the lives of farmers and ranchers in their 20's, all of whom are now responsible... more
  • Now: In the Wings on a World Stage

    Now: In the Wings on a World Stage

    USA , 2013 , 90 min. One Night Only! Tuesday, April 29th at 7:30om Produced by and starring Kevin Spacey Now... takes us along with twenty British and American actors on a whirlwind ten month international tour of “Richard III,” starring Kevin Spacey in the title role, and directed by Oscar-winner Sam M... more
  • Watermark


    Canada , 2013 , 92 min. One Night Only! Wednesday, April 30th at 7:30pm. Every living thing requires water. We humans interact with it in a myriad of ways, numerous times a day. But how often do we consider the complexity of that interaction? And, unless confronted by scarcity, when do we meditate on its ubiquity... more
  • Blue Ruin

    Blue Ruin

    USA , 2013 , 92 min. OPENS Friday, May 2nd exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter! Blue Ruin is a classic American revenge story that recently won the FIPRESCI International Critics Prize at the Cannes Film Festival where it screened in the Directors’ Fortnight. The film follows a mysterious outsider whose ... more
  • Flex Is Kings

    Flex Is Kings

    USA , 2013 , 80 min. OPENS Friday, May 2nd exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. Flex Is Kings takes place in the Brooklyn neighborhood of East New York, where high crime rates and diminished opportunities have left young men growing into adulthood few choices and fewer resources, pushing so many to lives ... more
  • App


    Netherlands , 2013 , 80 min. OPENS Friday, May 9th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. App is the first film using second-screen technology. To enjoy the enhanced viewing experience, text IRIS to 97000 or search for “Iris - app the film" in the iTunes and Google Play Stores to download the free app before yo... more
  • Godzilla: The Japanese Original

    Godzilla: The Japanese Original

    Japan , 1954 , 98 min. OPENS Friday, May 9th exclusively at the Sie FIlmCenter. While the great Japanese films of the 1950s like Rashomon, Ugetsu, and Seven Samurai have been revered in the U.S. as works of art, Japan’s biggest domestic hit of all, Godzilla, has been fondly regarded here as ... more
  • Cinema Q: Before You Know It

    Cinema Q: Before You Know It

    USA , 2013 , 110 min.
    Director: PJ Raval ONE NIGHT ONLY! Tuesday, May 13th at 7pm. The subjects of Before You Know It are no ordinary senior citizens. They are go-go booted bar-hoppers, love struck activists, troublemaking baton twirlers, late night Internet cruisers, seasoned renegades and bold adventurers. They are also ... more
  • Morrissey 25: Live

    Morrissey 25: Live

    USA , 2013 , 92 min. One Night Only! Saturday, May 10th at 7:30pm. Please note the new date! Post-screening DJ set with BOYHOLLOW in Henderson's Lounge! Following on from a sell-out show at LA's Staples Center Morrissey plays his most intimate gig in decades at the famous Hollywood High School. P... more
  • Half the Road

    Half the Road

    USA , 2014 , 106 min.
    Director: Kathryn Bertine OPENS Friday, May 16th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. Modern society has long believed that women hold up half the sky in terms of equality and progression. So when it comes to the sport of professional cycling, why aren't women receiving half the road? Directed by pro cyclist Kathr... more
  • The Lady From Shanghai

    The Lady From Shanghai

    USA , 1947 , 92 min. Two Screenings Only! Presented in a brand-new digital restoration by Sony Pictures! This stunning film features the beautiful Rita Hayworth as a femme fatale who enchants Welles’ Michael O’Hara and draws him into a mirrored maze of cross-firing plots and deceit. Though Hayworth a... more
  • Othello


    1952 , 90 min. Two screenings only! Presented in a brand new digital restoration presented by Carlotta films. Welles' long troubled production was shot over three years. Though the film won the 1952 Best Picture Award at Cannes, it wasn't released (in an altered version) in the U.S. until 1955 ... more
  • Hanna Ranch

    Hanna Ranch

    USA , 2012 , 73 min.
    Director: Mitch Dickman An intimate portrait of three generations of a Colorado ranching family, focusing on “eco-cowboy” Kirk Hanna, who fights to preserve his land in the face of urban encroachment, environmental concerns, and family discord.... more
  • Burt's Buzz

    Burt's Buzz

    USA , 2013 , 88 min.
    Director: Jody Shapiro OPENS Friday, June 6th exclusively at Sie FilmCenter. In Burt's Buzz, filmmaker Jody Shapiro takes us into the reclusive backwoods world of beekeeper Burt Shavitz, still committed to living off the land in Maine, as he has since the 1970s, in a renovated turkey coop with no running ... more
  • Ai Wei Wei - the Fake Case

    Ai Wei Wei - the Fake Case

    2013 , 86 min.
    Director: Andreas Johnsen One Night Only! Thursday June 12th at 7pm. In April 2011, world famous Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is kidnapped by the Chinese authorities and detained at a secret location. 81 days later he is released, but put under house arrest. The man we know as an unstoppable fighter for the freedom of ... more
  • Filth


    2013 , 97 min.
    Director: Jon S. Baird OPENS Friday, June 13th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson wants a promotion. He is clearly the best man for the job - the rest of his colleagues are just idiots. Annoyingly, there's been a murder and Bruce's boss wants results. No problem for Bruce. H... more
  • Evergreen: The Road to Legalization

    Evergreen: The Road to Legalization

    USA , 2014 , 86 min.
    Director: Nils Cowan , Riley Morton OPENS Friday, June 20th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. Evergreen: The Road to Legalization documents how the citizens of Washington State legalized recreational marijuana, and shows the groundbreaking effect of this unprecedented citizen initiative on the state and our nation – ... more
  • Citizen Koch

    Citizen Koch

    USA , 2013 , 90 min.
    Director: Carl Deal , Tia Lessin Opens Friday, June 27th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. Money has long played a starring role in politics. But the Supreme Court’s 2010 landmark ruling in Citizens United v. FEC marked seismic shift in how America’s elections are fought and financed. The ruling was engineered in part by... more
  • Je T'aime, Je T'aime

    Je T'aime, Je T'aime

    France , 1968 , 94 min.
    Director: Alain Resnais Opens Friday, September 5th exclusively at the Sie FilmCenter. NEW 35mm print! Recovering after a suicide attempt, Claude Rich (Best Actor, San Sebastian Film Festival) is obviously the perfect guinea pig for a sedulously anonymous corporation’s tentative attempts at time travel ... more
  • Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema

    Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema

    Poland , 2013 , Coming in August! In December 2011, filmmaker Martin Scorsese traveled to Poland to accept an honorary doctoral degree from The Polish National Film, Television, and Theatre School in Lódz. There, Mr. Scorsese met with Jedrzej Sablinski and reviewed a list of new digital restorations of Po... more
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Today's Showtimes

2:00 PM
Particle Fever
2:10 PM
The Unknown Known
2:20 PM
4:30 PM
7:20 PM
The Rocket
4:20 PM
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4:40 PM
J'adore: Les Inseparables
7:00 PM

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