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45th Northwest Filmmakers Festival

October 31-November 5

Case of The Mondays

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2018 On Celluloid

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Upcoming Films

Thu, Sep 20

MOMADReD

Directed by Jefferson Kincaid

Portland animator and long-time cable access producer Jefferson Kincaid’s new animated feature started out as a dive into the world

Fri, Sep 21
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Sun, Sep 23

Scarred Hearts

Directed by Radu Jude

Based loosely on the writings of the Romanian dissident Max Blecher (1909-1938), Scarred Hearts follows the young Emmanuel (Lucian Teodor Rus), a

Sat, Sep 22
Sun, Sep 23

Looney Tunes: Warner Bros. Cartoon Classics

Portland cartoon maven Ivan Gold celebrates the golden age of Warner Brothers’ Looney Tunes. “In 1930, 50% of America went

Sat, Sep 22

Constructing Albert

Directed by Laura Collado, Jim Loomis

At the helm of Catalonia, Spain’s elBulli, voted the world’s best restaurant a record five times, Ferran Adrià became one

Sat, Sep 22

The Atomic Cafe

Directed by Jayne Loader, Kevin Rafferty, Pierce Rafferty

Composed entirely of found footage, The Atomic Cafe offers a darkly humorous leap into the abyss of cold war–era hubris,

Mon, Sep 24

Taste of Cement

Directed by Ziad Kalthoum

While Aleppo and much of Syria have been systematically destroyed by their iron-fist dictator, Bashar al-Assad, millions of refugees have

Thu, Sep 27
Sat, Sep 29
Sun, Sep 30

En El Séptimo Dia

Directed by Jim McKay

In McKay’s first feature effort since 2004’s Everyday People (he has also directed episodes of critically acclaimed television shows like

Fri, Sep 28
Sat, Sep 29

Dark Money

Directed by Kimberly Reed

As is widely known at this post-Citizens United stage of democracy in the United States, big, untraceable money plays a

Mon, Oct 1

You and Me

Directed by Fritz Lang

Department store owner Mr. Morris (Harry Carey) runs a tight ship, but differs from his competitors in that he hires

Tue, Oct 2

Sex Weather

Directed by Jon Garcia

The Portland Circuit, a collaboration between the Oregon Made Creative Foundation, the Northwest Film Center, the Hollywood Theatre, the Clinton

Wed, Oct 3

The Circus

Directed by Sharon Grimberg

The Circus explores the colorful history of this popular, influential, and distinctly American form of entertainment, from the first one-ring

Fri, Oct 5

Criminal Queers with Homotopia

Directed by Chris E. Vargas, Eric A. Stanley

In conjunction with the Portland Art Museum exhibition We.Construct.Marvels.Between.Monuments, highlighting artists working within the queer and trans diaspora, this program