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The Apostle

Directed by Fernando Cortizo

Ramon, a convict who has escaped from jail, arrives in a remote Galician mountain village searching for a treasure hidden

The Fabulous World of Jules Verne

Directed by Karel Zeman

Originally released in the United States in 1961, Zeman’s classic film is based on Jules Verne’s nineteenth-century tale of a

The Holy Mountain

Directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky

An alchemist undertakes a journey with a messianic man and seven other totemic representatives to a holy site that promises

The Hourglass Sanatorium

Directed by Wojciech Has

Magic, dreams, a manor in decay. The Hourglass Sanatorium is one of the most original and beautiful films in Polish cinema—a

The Hunger

Directed by Tony Scott

Catherine Deneuve, David Bowie, and Susan Sarandon make a comely vampire ménage à trois in this steamy cult story of

The Magic Flute

Directed by Ingmar Bergman

Bergman’s adaptation of Mozart’s opera—the tale of a young man determined to rescue a beautiful princess from the clutches of

The Saragossa Manuscript

Directed by Wojciech Has

In Spain during the Napoleonic Wars, two enemy officers form an uneasy truce at a deserted Saragossa inn as they

THE SKY TREMBLES AND THE EARTH IS AFRAID AND THE TWO EYES ARE NOT BROTHERS

Directed by Ben Rivers

“A labyrinthine and epic film that moves between documentary, fantasy, and fable, shot against the staggering beauty of the Moroccan

The Wizard of Oz

Directed by Victor Fleming

In 1939, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer was at the height of its powers as a studio producing the most lavish films in Hollywood.

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Directed by Mel Stuart

Faithful to the spirit of Roald Dahl’s original book, Stuart’s adaptation chronicles the enigmatic and reclusive candy baron Willy Wonka

Wings of Desire

Directed by Wim Wenders

Wings of Desire marked Wenders’ homecoming and was his first German film after eight years in America. The main characters

Xanadu – SOLD OUT

Directed by Robert Greenwald

A struggling artist living in Los Angeles meets a girl who may hold the key to his happiness. Screens with



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.