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Secrets of War

Directed by Dennis Bots

During World War II, everyone had to keep secrets to survive, but at what price? Lambert and Tuur, two 12-year-old

The Black Stallion

Directed by Carroll Ballard

Nominated for two Academy Awards and the winner of a special achievement Oscar for sound editing, Carroll Ballard’s The Black

The Dark Crystal

Directed by Jim Henson, Frank Oz

Jen (Stephen Garlick), raised by the noble race called the Mystics, has been told that he is the last survivor

The Iron Giant | Drive-In Screening

Directed by Brad Bird

The Iron Giant Directed by Brad Bird PG | 1h 26min | Animation, Action, Adventure | 1999 Drive-In at Zidell

The Muppet Movie – Drive-In

Directed by James Frawley

After Kermit the Frog decides to pursue a movie career, he starts his cross-country trip from Florida to California. Along

The NeverEnding Story | Drive-In Screening

Directed by Wolfgang Petersen

The NeverEnding Story Directed by Wolfgang Petersen PG | 1h 42min | Adventure, Drama, Family | USA | 1984 Drive-In

The Secret Garden

Directed by Agnieszka Holland

When young Mary Lennox’s parents are killed in an earthquake, she is sent from India back to England to live

The Water Man – Drive-In – CANCELED

Directed by David Oyelowo

THIS SCREENING IS CANCELED DUE TO EXTREME HEAT. Gunner (Lonnie Chavis) sets out on a quest to save his ill

The White Balloon

Directed by Jafar Panahi

Winner of the Camera D’Or and International Critics Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Panahi’s first foray into narrative filmmaking,

The Zigzag Kid

Directed by Vincent Bal

The Zigzag Kid is a stylish, witty, action-packed caper à la The Pink Panther that also touches on more serious



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.