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Rhythm Assemblies: Films by Reed O’Beirne

Directed by Reed O’Beirne

“Cinema has more to do with dance, than it does with novels,” says Seattle filmmaker, Reed O’Beirne, “because it is


Directed by Lydia Sakolsky-Basquill

An exploration on how creativity and artistic expression affected the lives of men inside the Idaho State Correctional Center.

Seven Years of Screendance: Films by Robert Uehlin

Directed by Robert Uehlin

Specializing in the translation of contemporary choreography into the language of film, current resident curator of the annual DanceBARN Screendance

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Directed by Laura Scrivano

Movement, music, design and light combine to explore the idea of the "inner critic" — the paralyzing self-doubt that can

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Directed by Rachel Lincoln, Amelia Rudlolph

Bay Area vertical dance company BANDALOOP journeys across the Sierras using climbing technology to access back-country sites including a 2,900-foot dance

Shorts 2: International Steps

Directed by Various

Ten dance-based shorts. Escualo US 2015 Directors: Martin and Facundo Lombard A powerful new tap piece from the Lombard Twins'


Directed by Nadia Micault

An animation of rotoscoped choreography.

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Directed by Boris Seewald

An encounter between classical dance, geometry and electronic music.

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Su Misura

Directed by Marco Longo

A tailor and his wife in a day like any other until a customer enters.

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The Art of Krump

Directed by Steve Won

Krump is a freestyle dance form popularized 2001 in the streets of South Central, Los Angeles (USA), that is characterized

The Lives of Hamilton Fish

Directed by Rachel Mason

Rachel Mason wrote, directed and stars in this inventive cinematic rock-opera-fantasy inspired by a true story. On January 16, 1936,

The Way We Dance

Directed by Adam Wong

A surprise hit in Hong Kong, the low-budget The Way We Dance, like most dance movies, is a celebration of vibrant

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.