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Force Majeure

Directed by Ruben Östlund

Picture-perfect Swedes Tomas, Ebba, and their two kids are enjoying a pleasant family getaway at a French ski resort, until

Involuntary

Directed by Ruben Östlund

In this brilliant comedy of Swedish manners, Östlund offers five inter-set stories in which respect for authority is challenged. Whether

Play

Directed by Ruben Östlund

“A deliberately provoked racial incident, based on numerous similar real life transgressions, is played for all it’s worth in Play.

The Guitar Mongoloid

Directed by Ruben Östlund

“One of the quirkiest Swedish films of recent memory, Östlund’s film has all the makings of a cult classic. Defying

The Square

Directed by Ruben Östlund

Winner of the Palme d’Or (the top jury prize) at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, The Square is a darkly



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.