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Upcoming Screenings

Mon, Dec 11

WR: Mysteries of the Organism

Directed by Dušan Makavejev

A tragic figure in the history of psychiatry, Wilhelm Reich is often credited with sparking the fire of the sexual

Wed, Dec 13

An Evening With Marilyn Zornado

Directed by Marilyn Zornado

Director-animator Marilyn Zornado started in the animation industry as a producer at Will Vinton Studios. After a career of producing

Thu, Dec 14

An Evening With Gail Noonan

Directed by Gail Noonan

Vancouver, B.C., is home to some of the world’s great independent animators, including Gail Noonan. She studied animation at Emily

Fri, Dec 15

Bombshell

Directed by Victor Fleming

Under the leadership of the tragic figure Irving Thalberg, by 1933 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer was the house of Hollywood glamour, producing sophisticated,

Sat, Dec 16

The Goonies

Directed by Richard Donner

A band of pre-teen friends who live in the “Goon Docks” neighborhood in Astoria attempt to save their homes from

Sat, Dec 16

Seed

Directed by John M. Stahl

Stahl, a master of the melodrama often situated as the proto-Douglas Sirk, made his second picture of 1931 with the

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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.

December 18-22: Stop-Motion Animation for 4th-6th

Bring your drawings and artwork to life. Learn how animators create movement

Art of Filmmaking I

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

Digital Cinematography

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

Art of Filmmaking II

  Take the knowledge you developed in ART OF FILMMAKING I to

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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1219 SW Park Ave., Portland, Oregon