Upcoming Screenings

Monday, February 27

Truman

Directed by Cesc Gay

Goya Winner for Best Film, Director, Actor, and Screenplay, Truman is a warm tale of friendship in the face of

Monday, February 27

Obit

Directed by Vanessa Gould

Who makes it on the obituary page of the paper of record? Both a peek into the inner workings of

Thursday, March 2

Apparitions

Directed by Alex MacKenzie

Tonight, Vancouver filmmaker Alex MacKenzie will conduct a performance of celluloid wizardry. Inspired by early stereo imaging and the clash

Friday, March 3

Fanny and Alexander

Directed by Ingmar Bergman

With his most pronounced cinematic meditation on childhood and memory, Ingmar Bergman abandons the expressionistic and existentially obsessive tendencies that

Saturday, March 4

Dekalog Parts 1 & 2

Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski

Dekalog: One “Thou Shalt Have No Other God But Me.” A math and computer obsessed father, who sees the world

Saturday, March 4

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Directed by Elia Kazan

Adapted from the much loved novel by Betsy Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn relays the story of a poverty

More Upcoming Films

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.

Expanded Cinema: Apparatus and Methodology

Let's demystify the primary instrument of motion picture viewing, the projector, and

iFilmmaking Basics: Editing Tips and Tricks

Turn your iPhone or iPad into a video editing station.  This beginner-level

iFilmmaking Basics: Shooting Tips and Tricks

Shoot on your iPhone or iPad with skill and confidence. This beginner-level

March 27-31: Digital Moviemaking for 4th-6th

Have fun with creative storytelling styles and techniques. Try your hand at

Art of Filmmaking I

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

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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