Swirling in flight, the Vaux’s Swifts layover for three weeks in Portland each fall on their migration to South America.
Genres: Northwest Filmmaker, Short
Other Films by Vanessa Renwick
Clouds drifting over land act as a backdrop for a textual exploration of colonialism and ownership.
Renwick reflects on a 1981 trip she took with her wolf dog to San Francisco “where even the bums were good-looking.”
Fragmentary glimpses suggest a peaceful Buddhist garden surprisingly embedded within Jeffrey Bale’s Crack House paradise.
This rhythmic portrait explores the sights and sounds of Portland’s horse racetrack.
Vanessa Renwick’s films reveal the hidden stories & secret lives that define our great national weirdness, imbued with the radical curiosity and vision of a true pioneer.”–Todd Haynes. Founder of the Oregon Department of Kick Ass, Vanessa Renwick is a filmmaker and visual media artist who has been creating works for over 20 years. The …