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Amy Dotson is the Northwest Film Center’s Director and Curator, Film & New Media

The Portland Art Museum and Northwest Film Center are pleased to announce that Amy Dotson will be the next director of the Northwest Film Center. Dotson comes to the Film Center from the Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the oldest and largest organization in the United States championing the future of storytelling on all platforms, where

The 2019 Oregon Media Arts Fellowship Award

The Oregon Media Arts Fellowship is an award given each year for filmmakers who have shown a commitment to the moving image arts and pushing their practice with new and engaging work. The Northwest Film Center administers the Fellowship, which this year was funded by the Oregon Arts Commission. 2019 Oregon Media Arts Fellowship Awards

42nd Portland International Film Festival

The 42nd Portland International Film Festival Audience Award Winners

The 42nd Portland International Film Festival Audience Award Winners (PORTLAND, OR) – The Northwest Film Center has the great pleasure of announcing this year’s Audience Award winners. Throughout the Festival, attendees were given the opportunity to register their opinions on each of the 90 features and 55 shorts screened at the 42nd Portland International Film

PIFF 2019 Global Classroom

Global Classroom screenings during the 2019 Portland International Film Festival will take place Monday, March 11th through Thursday March 14th. As with all Global Classroom screenings, they are FREE, but online reservations are required. Click on the film titles below for all details and to submit a reservation. Both Monday screenings are full, but you

PIFF 2019: Stupid Young Heart

Stupid Young Heart Directed by Selma Vilhunen Finland, Narrative, 2018, 102 mins., in Finnish and Somali with English subtitles Date/Time: Thursday, March 14th, 2019 at 12 p.m. (program concludes at 1:50 p.m.) Location: Northwest Film Center’s Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 SW Park Ave. (inside the Portland Art Museum) Reservation Form Below Themes & Subjects: Immigration, Race & Racism, Nationalism,