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Special Screenings

  • November 16, 2018 – December 16, 2018
Fri, Nov 16

Space is the Place

Directed by John Coney

Sun Ra’s cinematic vehicle of “alter-destiny” and Afro-futurism, Space is the Place is a combination neo-blaxploitation, sci-fi, performance footage, and

Fri, Nov 23
Sat, Nov 24
Sun, Nov 25

Monrovia, Indiana

Directed by Frederick Wiseman

Master documentarian of institutions Frederick Weisman’s 43rd film is a vital, painstaking look into the daily lives and rituals of

Tue, Nov 27

Chasing Portraits

Directed by Elizabeth Rynecki

In conjunction with Jewish Book Month, OJMCHE and the Northwest Film Center present Chasing Portraits, which documents Elizabeth Rynecki's quest to

Thu, Dec 6

Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise

Directed by Robert Mugge

Director Robert Mugge spent two years documenting Sun Ra and members of his jazz Arkestra starting in 1979, capturing ensemble

Fri, Dec 14

Half the Picture

Directed by Amy Adrion

Half the Picture seeks to document this unique time in the filmmaking industry where systemic change seems possible (thanks in

Sat, Dec 15

Paprika

Directed by Satoshi Kon

As mind-bending as it is insightful, Satoshi Kon’s final animated feature, Paprika, has been a source of inspiration and admiration

Sat, Dec 15

Perfect Blue

Directed by Satoshi Kon

Satoshi Kon’s first feature is an exceptional and dark debut that quickly drew attention to Kon’s singular vision in the

Sun, Dec 16

People’s Republic of Desire

Directed by Hao Wu

Social media stardom in China is a very unique ecosystem, one in which people become famous simply for logging on