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February 12, 2017 – February 20, 2017

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Louise by the Shore

Directed by Jean-François Laguionie

Louise, an old woman, sits on the beach at a French resort town enjoying the last days of summer and

My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea

Directed by Dash Shaw

“The title tells the tale in this inventive, beautiful, and more than a little bizarre animated feature debut from acclaimed

Revengeance

Directed by Bill Plympton, Jim Lujan

Former Portlander Bill Plympton comes home for this special pre-release screening of his eighth feature, which tells the story of

Window Horses

Directed by Ann Marie Fleming

Vancouver animator Ann Marie Fleming’s first animated feature is an extraordinary tale of art, history, and family. Rosie (Sandra Oh),



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.