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El Mar La Mar

Directed by Joshua Bonnetta, J. P. Sniadecki

The Sonoran desert, on the Mexico–US border, is one of the most brutal and hotly contested areasof land on the

The Iron Ministry

Directed by J. P. Sniadecki

“This thrilling new film, shot over three years during a series of train journeys across China, begins with metal: the



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.