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Upcoming Screenings

Mon, Apr 22

Tomorrow Never Knows

Directed by Adam Sekuler

In Sekuler’s powerful and intimate film, Shar and partner Cynthia face a difficult decision after Shar is diagnosed with early-onset

Wed, Apr 24

The Last Gospel of The Pagan Babies

Directed by Jean Donohue

In 1960s Kentucky, the old-world gay scene took a dramatic turn towards the future as the The Pagan Babies, a

Fri, Apr 26
Sun, Apr 28

Maya Deren Short Films

Directed by Maya Deren

Maya Deren’s work as a filmmaker, programmer, writer, ethnographer, and lecturer became a catalyst for an entire movement of avant-garde

Sat, Apr 27
Sun, Apr 28

Maya Deren’s Divine Horsemen + Two Shorts

Directed by Maya Deren

In the late 1940s, Maya Deren took increasing artistic control over her films, including detailed scripts and shot plans, seen

Mon, Apr 29

Nude on the Moon

Directed by Doris Wishman

Legendary sexploitation director Wishman delivers one of the most surreal “nudie cuties” of all time with this zonked slice of

Wed, May 1

Prospect

Directed by Zeek Earl, Chris Caldwell

This engaging science fiction thriller tells the story of a young girl, Cee, played by the up-and-coming Sophie Thatcher, 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.

Assistant Editing with Avid

Develop the software, conceptual and technical skills used by assistant editors in

Digital Editing

Introduction to editing styles, concepts, and techniques using Adobe Premiere. Bring your

Basic Lighting

Use basic light kits to dramatically vary the mood and quality of

Inside the World of Television Writing

The world is tuning in to the Renaissance in Television. Why has

Working with the Film Composer

How to find, hire and work with a film composer, from the

Silver Screen Club

The Northwest Film Center boasts over 500 screenings per year. Find your front row seat to some of the best cinematic programming Portland has to offer!

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Equipment & Facility Rental

The Film Center rents film/video equipment, facilities, and edit labs to artist and nonprofit users at subsidized rates. Equipment is also available for commercial productions as availability allows.

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