Upcoming Screenings

Wed, Aug 16

The Triangle

Directed by Adam Stillwall, Adam Pitman, David Blair, Nathaniel Peterson, Andrew Rizzo

This Montana-made collaboration between five filmmakers is a fascinating experiment in method filmmaking—a mystery-thriller-horror-documentary that rides an enigmatic line between

Thu, Aug 17

Army of Darkness

Directed by Sam Raimi

Happy-go-lucky S-Mart employee Ash is ripped from his 1990s existence and transported back to medieval times, where he must struggle

Fri, Aug 18
Sat, Aug 19

The Straight Story

Directed by David Lynch

“Walt Disney presents...a film by David Lynch.” Stranger words have perhaps never opened an American film, but the belief in

Fri, Aug 18
Sat, Aug 19

Lost Highway

Directed by David Lynch

While many of Lynch’s films work with the tropes and atmospheres of film noir, few are so directly in the

Sat, Aug 19

Casque d’or

Directed by Jacques Becker

In this tragic adult fairytale, set in the criminal underworld of Belle Époque Paris, Georges (Serge Reggiani), a humble woodworker,

Sun, Aug 20

Rules of the Game

Directed by Jean Renoir

Although it was met with diverse responses when it was released, few films have earned such universal critical acclaim as

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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.

Digital Editing

Introduction to editing styles, concepts, and techniques using Final Cut Pro X.

Arri Alexa Camera Operation – August

The basics of shooting with our flagship digital cinema camera. Known for

Super 8 Camera Operation

Learn to shoot in the classic, home movie, analog format and become

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

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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