Sister Cities International Film Festival

Puget Sound is proud to host the 12th Annual Sister Cities International Film Festival, which showcases films from several of Tacoma's 12 Sister Cities.

All film screenings are free and open to the public. Films will be shown in the Tahoma Room, Commencement Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m., and films begin at 7 p.m. 

Parking is available in general parking areas along N. Lawrence Street and N. 13th Street between Alder and N. Lawrence, as well as in the Wheelock Student Center parking lot, located at N. 14th Street and Alder.

February 6
Film: Thermae Romae
Sister City: Kitakyushu, Japan

February 13
Film: Restoration
Sister City: Kiryat-Motzkin, Israel

February 20
Film: Avenue Montaigne
Sister City: Biot, France

February 27*
Film: Beijing Meets Seattle
Fuzhou, China
* Film will be shown in Kilworth Memorial Chapel.

March 6
Film: Tae Guk-Gi: The Brotherhood of War
Sister City: Gunsan, Korea

March 13
Film: Go Grandriders
Sister City: Taichung, Taiwan

March 20
Film: The Other Side of Sunday
Sister City: Alesund, Norway

March 27
Film: Defining Love, A Failed Attempt
Sister City: El Jadida, Morocco

April 3
Film: Esther, Somewhere
Sister City: Cienfuegos, Cuba

For more information about the films and the Sister Cities International Film Festival, visit the festival website at

City of Tacoma festival press release