PIFF XL Opening Night

Thanks to all of our members, sponsors and friends who joined us on Thursday, February 9 for our screening of Raul Peck’s documentary film I Am Not Your Negro and our Opening Night party for the 40th Portland International Film Festival. Photos by Jason Quigley

March 18: Billings Public Library, Billings Montana

Best of the 43rd Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival Tour Saturday, March 18, 2017 7:30 pm Billings Public Library 510 N. Broadway Billings, MT 59101 Also screening is the Best of the Fresh Film NW youth program.

March 10: KALA Art Center Astoria, OR

Best of the 43rd Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival Tour Friday, March 10, 2017 7:30 pm Kala Art Center Astoria Riverwalk Astoria, OR 97103 Filmmakers to be present:  Josh Lunden and Woodruff Laputka

January 20: Whidbey Island Center for the Arts

Best of the 43rd Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival Tour Friday, January 20, 2017 7:30 pm Whidbey Island Center for the Arts 565 Camano Ave Langley, WA 98260   Also screened Best of the Fresh Film NW Program and a Direct Animation Workshop

Announcing the 40th Portland International Film Festival’s Visiting Artists

(PORTLAND, OR) – The Northwest Film Center is excited to announce the roster of visiting artists at the 40th Portland International Film Festival (PIFF XL). This year’s Festival begins on Thursday, February 9th and will run through the 25th of the month. The PIFF XL visiting artists include Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Steve James (Hoop Dreams,

Global Classroom Reservations

Reservations are required in order to attend Global Classroom screenings. A reservation request must be made via the form below. They are first-come first-serve. Once you have completed the form, hit Submit. If your submission is successful, you will see the following message at the bottom of the page: “Your Global Classroom reservation request has

Global Classroom: The World of Us

The World of Us Directed by Ga-eun Yoon South Korea, Drama, 2016, 95 mins., in Korean with English subtitles Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. Northwest Film Center’s Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 SW Park Ave. Click here to RSVP for this or other Global Classroom screenings   Themes & Subjects: Asian Studies, Korean Education System, Adolescence, Family Relations,

Global Classroom: My Life as a Zucchini

My Life as a Zucchini / Ma vie de courgette Directed by Claude Barras France, Animation, 2016, 66 mins., in French with English subtitles Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. Very limited space available. Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 10 a.m. Screening FULL, wait list only. Northwest Film Center’s Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 SW Park Ave. Click here to RSVP

Global Classroom: Raising Bertie

Raising Bertie Directed by Margaret Byrne US, Documentary, 2016, 102 mins., in English Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. *director in attendance following the film Wednesday only, program concludes at 11:50 a.m.* Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. Northwest Film Center’s Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 SW Park Ave. Click here to RSVP for this or other Global Classroom