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Seattle International Film Festival | Featured Film: It Will Be Chaos

May 10, 2018

Join us for the 44th annual Seattle International Film Festival! From May 17 – June 10, 433 films from 90 countries will explore powerful stories and bring our communities together in a celebration of the art and craft of film making around the world.

The Center for West European Studies is proud to sponsor the



Saturday, May 26 – 8:30pm*
Monday, May 28 – 12:30pm
SIFF Uptown Cinema


It Will Be Chaos follows two refugee groups from Eritrea and Syria on their tumultuous journey through the Mediterranean towards asylum. This harrowing documentary captures the human cost and drastic decisions coming with the migrant crisis, emphasizing the need for outside action.


*Director Filippo Piscopo will be present for a Q&A session following the first screening of It Will Be Chaos, on Saturday, May 26.


See the full festival schedule and purchase tickets here.