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About Me: A Musical

Directed by Robert Frank

Although this was planned to be a cinematic study of indigenous American music, Frank decided instead to make the film

ARK

Directed by Lynne Siefert

A look at the communities that exist on floating cruise ships in a post-apocalyptic world where water covers the majority

Boxed In

Directed by Faby Bautista, Tess Ferryman, Peace Irakoze, Angela Lares-Benitez, Avery Medinger, Jo Ta

From POWGirls. Girls confront the stories they have been told and refused to be Boxed In anymore. During the 2018

Direct Route

Directed by Pam Minty

A blind woman (Minty’s mother) navigates her domestic surroundings and landscapes while recollecting these places prior to losing her vision.

Double Blind (No Sex Last Night)

Directed by Sophie Calle

Already established as one of Europe’s finest contemporary artists and known for thought-provoking pieces such as Address Book (1983) and

Hotel Nueva Isla

Directed by Irene Gutierrez, Javier Labrador

The formerly luxurious Hotel Nueva Isla in Old Havana is now in ruins, but it is home to people living

Images of the World and the Inscription of War

Directed by Harun Farocki

In 1944, at the height of the Nazi threat, the US military planned to bomb an IG Farben industrial plant,

In Country

Directed by Mike Attie, Meghan O'Hara

Weaving together vérité footage of men recreating the Vietnam War in the woods of Oregon with archival footage and observations

La Ultima Pelicula

Directed by Raya Martin, Mark Peranson

“Film and digital, documentary and fiction all do battle as an egomaniacal director journeys to the Yucatán to prepare for

Manakamana

Directed by Stephanie Spray, Pancho Velez

“Spray and Velez’s (literally) transporting film—shot inside a cable car that carries pilgrims and tourists to and from a mountaintop

MMXIII

Directed by Ian Clark

Named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film” in 2012, Ian Clark’s latest work is an observational

Out-Takes from the Life of a Happy Man

Directed by Jonas Mekas

Mekas’s final diary film, after nearly 50 years of his integration of life and art-making with a camera always in



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.