40th Portland International Film Festival

Thanks for making the 40th Portland International Film Festival a success! Be sure to check out the festival page for updates to the Audience Awards.

Upcoming Festivals

Portland Jewish Film Festival

June 11, 2017 — June 25, 2017

Founded in 1992, The Portland Jewish Film Festival, produced by the Northwest Film Center and co-presented with the Institute for

Top Down Rooftop Cinema

Top Down: Rooftop Cinema

August 2017 — August 2017

Top Down Rooftop Cinema is our annual outdoor film series. Classic, campy, and always entertaining, films screen on Thursday nights

44th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival

November 2017 — November 2017

The Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival is the Northwest’s premiere showcase of new work by leading regional filmmakers. This touchstone annual event

Fresh Film Northwest

June 2018 — June 2018

Fresh Film Northwest is a juried survey of work by up-and-coming teen filmmakers living in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and

Round Trip Heart

Japanese Currents

December 2017 — December 2017

Each December, Japanese Currents highlights recent noteworthy Nipponese films ranging from anime to jidaigeki, documentary to comedy, all while exploring

Reel Music

January 2018 — February 2018

Embracing Portland’s adoration of and deep connection to music, each year Film Center programmers spend the year on the lookout