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Christo’s Valley Curtain

Directed by Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Ellen Giffard

Christo and Jean Claude’s first monumental landscape project in the West was made of nine tons of orange nylon polymide

Gimme Shelter

Directed by Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin

This tragic, harrowing film follows the Rolling Stones on their 1969 US tour, which ended with the violent debacle at

In Transit

Directed by Albert Maysles, Lynn True, Nelson Walker III, David Usui, Benjamin Wu

The final, fitting film of documentary legend Albert Maysles, In Transit, journeys into the hearts and minds of everyday passengers

Iris

Directed by Albert Maysles

The great documentarian Albert Maysles’s (Grey Gardens, Gimme Shelter) latest film is about fashion and interior design maven Iris Apfel, now

Running Fence

Directed by Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin

Some fences unite and inspire rather than divide. The Maysles’ engrossing documentary chronicles the four-year realization of Christo and Jeanne-Claude's



The Northwest Film Center recognizes and honors the Indigenous peoples of this region on whose ancestral lands the museum now stands. These include the Willamette Tumwater, Clackamas, Kathlemet, Molalla, Multnomah and Watlala Chinook Peoples and the Tualatin Kalapuya who today are part of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, and many other Native communities who made their homes along the Columbia River. We also want to recognize that Portland today is a community of many diverse Native peoples who continue to live and work here. We respectfully acknowledge and honor all Indigenous communities—past, present, future—and are grateful for their ongoing and vibrant presence.