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Duck Soup

Directed by Leo McCarey

Despite its relative box-office failure upon initial release (a fact that remains shocking to this day), Duck Soup has become

Make Way for Tomorrow

Directed by Leo McCarey

Director Leo McCarey made a wonderful career out of comedies like Duck Soup and The Awful Truth, but this underrated

The Awful Truth

Directed by Leo McCarey

Produced in the same year that McCarey directed Make Way for Tomorrow, The Awful Truth is the opposite of that

The Bells of St. Mary’s

Directed by Leo McCarey

In one of her most radiant roles, Ingrid Bergman stars as good-natured Sister Mary Benedict, a Catholic nun at 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.