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Beloved Sisters

Directed by Dominik Graf

In this sumptuous costume drama set in late-18th-century Germany, two aristocratic sisters find themselves drawn inexorably to the young ‘Sturm

Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach

Directed by Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet

Newly restored for its 50th anniversary, Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet’s famously uncompromising vision of cinema is a work of

Ed Wood

Directed by Tim Burton

With Ed Wood, Tim Burton lovingly applied a new coat of paint to the tale of the late B-movie director,

Eisenstein in Guanajuato

Directed by Peter Greenaway

Greenaway’s lively, provocative film follows the great Soviet filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein (Finnish actor Elmer Bäck) in his travels to the Mexican

I Saw the Light

Directed by Marc Abraham

British actor Tom Hiddleston inhabits the role of legendary singer/songwriter Hank Williams, an artist who revolutionized country music with his

King Georges

Directed by Erika Frankel

Fiery French chef Georges Perrier is on a crusade to save his world-renowned 40-year-old Philadelphia restaurant Le Bec-Fin from closing.

Landfill Harmonic

Directed by Brad Allgood, Graham Townsley

A testament to the transformative power of music and the resilience of the human spirit, Landfill Harmonic follows the Recycled

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Wells

Directed by Chuck Workman

“Oscar-winner Chuck Workman’s (famed for his Academy Award clip montages and iconic trailers) impressive, comprehensive documentary tells the tragic, extraordinary

Milk – SOLD OUT

Directed by Gus Van Sant

This film is SOLD OUT. Leading an all-star cast (Emile Hirsch, Josh Brolin, James Franco) in Van Sant’s intimate and

Miss Hokusai

Directed by Keiichi Hara

In 1814 Edo, an accomplished artist works tirelessly in his studio. His name is Katsushika Hokusai and decades later his work will

Monica Z

Directed by Per Fly

Winner of Guldbagge Awards for Best Direction, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best Costume Design, Monica Z chronicles the

Moulin Rouge

Directed by John Huston

Legendary Hollywood director John Huston moved beyond the confines of gritty America with Moulin Rouge, a biopic of artist Henri



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.