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Upcoming Screenings

Tue, Sep 19

Women in Film Portland: Member & Open Screening

Join us for a special evening of films made by women filmmakers hosted by Women in Film Portland. Women in

Thu, Sep 21

Caryn Cline: Organic Films

Directed by Caryn Cline

Tonight we welcome Seattle filmmaker and Evergreen College faculty member Caryn Cline for an evening of her work focusing on

Fri, Sep 22

City Lights

Directed by Charlie Chaplin

Chaplin, neverendingly empathetic to his characters—and thus to their real-world counterparts, usually the poor and downtrodden of American society—crafted perhaps

Fri, Sep 22
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Sun, Sep 24

No Man’s Land

Directed by David Byars

In January 2016, a well-armed band of anti-government militants led by the sons of renegade rancher Cliven Bundy took control

Sun, Sep 24

Singin’ in the Rain

Directed by Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen

The greatest musical ever made? Many would vote for this exuberant valentine to the days when movies learned to talk.

Mon, Sep 25

In Pursuit of Silence

Directed by Patrick Shen

Few documentaries (or feature narratives, for that matter), are as meditative and deeply engrossing as In Pursuit of Silence, Shen’s

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Classes

The Northwest Film Center is one of the largest community-based film arts programs in the country. It offers the Northwest’s most comprehensive curriculum in media production and appreciation.

Art of Filmmaking I

Shoot and edit two beginning-level short films as an introduction to visual,

Screenwriting Fundamentals

Get the story in your head ready for the screen. This class

Art of Filmmaking II

Take the knowledge you developed in ART OF FILMMAKING I to the

Screenwriting Advanced

Start, finish, or resume your feature screenplay or television series pilot in

Digital Cinematography

Develop an eye for shot composition and framing while shooting in a

Silver Screen Club

Join the Silver Screen Club to find your front row seat to some of the best cinematic programming Portland has to offer! The Northwest Film Center boasts over 500 screenings per year, including the Portland International Film Festival, Top Down rooftop series and Reel Music Festival.

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Classes & Admin Offices
934 SW Salmon St., Portland, Oregon

Whitsell Auditorium
1219 SW Park Ave., Portland, Oregon