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EXTRA ORDINARY: Short Films & Videos About Everyday Life by Julie Perini

Directed by Julie Perini

Portland-based filmmaker Julie Perini has created two feature-length documentaries examining socio-political subjects and issues in the Northwest. In addition to

F for Fake

Directed by Orson Welles

F for Fake, a pseudo-documentary revolving around the shadowy world of art forgery, sees Welles at his most globe-trotting and

Faces Places

Directed by Agnès Varda, JR

Much as she did with her much-loved classic The Gleaners and I (2000), this whimsical yet profound road trip through

Family Crypt – A Love Letter to My Mother

Directed by Maria Lang

The filmmaker as daughter speaks about herself, her family, and their love, despite invisible walls and barriers.

Fatal Assistance

Directed by Raoul Peck

Award-winning, Haitian-born filmmaker Raoul Peck takes us on a two-year journey inside the challenging, contradictory, and colossal rebuilding efforts in

Fermented

Directed by Jonathan Cianfrani

Author and chef Edward Lee (The Mind of a Chef) goes on a journey to understand how the ancient process

Finding Bosnia

Directed by Ivana Horvat, Adrian Hopffgarten

The early 1990s saw tragic war take place in the crumbling former Yugoslavia. Director Ivana Horvat’s family fled when she

Finding Normal

Directed by Brian Lindstrom

Lindstrom’s powerful documentary takes an unflinching look at the daunting difficulties in overcoming addictions and the dynamic within Portland’s Central

Finding the Funk

Directed by Nelson George

FINDING THE FUNK is a road trip in search of the past, present, and future of funk music. Starting with

Finding Truelove

Directed by Sam Kuhn

Clay, Michael, and Andrew are fascinated by a yearbook from Chico High’s Class of 1990, which they discover at a

Finding Vivian Maier

Directed by John Maloof, Charlie Siskel

Street photographer Vivian Maier was a mystery even to those who knew her. A secretive nanny in the wealthy suburbs

Fire in the Blood

Directed by Dylan Mohan Gray

“In 1996, the development of antiretroviral drug therapies may not have cured AIDS, but the breakthrough made the disease treatable—if