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At Berkeley

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

“From 1967 to the present, Frederick Wiseman has built one of the most formidable bodies of work in cinema. His

Ex Libris

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

Frederick Wiseman’s 42nd documentary brings his incisive vision to of one of the world’s greatest institutions of learning, capturing the

Meat

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

After spending much of the 1960s and early 1970s examining the complexity of official institutions of American life—the school, the

Monrovia, Indiana

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

Master documentarian of institutions Frederick Weisman’s 43rd film is a vital, painstaking look into the daily lives and rituals of

The Store

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

In this fly-on-the-wall examination of the surrealism of the everyday, Wiseman points his camera at the flagship luxury department store

Titicut Folllies

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

"Frederick Wiseman burst onto the scene in 1967 with what remains his most controversial film, a detached yet rigorous examination



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.