Monthly Archives: September 2008

Crisis Mode

The New York Film Festival had a very interesting forum on the state of film criticism with their Film Criticism in Crisis? — sponsored by Film Comment magazine and given before a near sold-out house, at the Film Society of … Continue reading

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SEE THE HYSTERICALLY FUNNY “TAKING OFF” BY MILOS FORMAN——NOT ON DVD OR VIDEO!!!

TAKING OFF    (93 MINUTES)     1971    D:  THE FABULOUS  MILOS FORMAN!  W:  MILOS FORMAN;  JEAN-CLAUDE CARRIERE;  JOHN GUARE;  JON KLEIN.  THE AMAZING CAST INCLUDES;   BUCK HENRY;  GEORGIA ENGEL (MTM SHOW, AMONG OTHERS);  AND A VERY SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY A FUTURE OSCAR-WINNING … Continue reading

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Fairwell Paul

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYqwYrbwHeM&hl=en&fs=1] Paul Newman as Luke Jackson sings Plastic Jesus upon hearing the news of his mother’s death.

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Paul Newman has died

September 27, 2008 Paul Newman Dies at 83 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Filed at 10:16 a.m. ET WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) — Paul Newman, the Academy-Award winning superstar who personified cool as an activist, race car driver, popcorn impresario and the … Continue reading

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Get your Local Sightings tickets

They are on sale now!.

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It’s ALIVE!

Refresh your browser and adore our new website! www.nwfilmforum.org and PS.  If you see any bugs, please let me know: ryan@nwfilmforum.org

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You’re Lookin’ At Country…now with an art exhibit!

Northwest Film Forum will be hosting an endorphin-rich night of music, film and refreshments, “You’re Looking at Country” at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, featuring rarely seen footage of country music stars (think Johnny, Faron, Buck, Loretta and Patsy) culled … Continue reading

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Complete Local Sightings 08 trailer on YouTube

You can catch this trailer in only 2 minute episodes in NWFF’s cinemas, but watch the complete version here: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQKVdKbUYcQ]

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Happy Hour at Sole Repair Wednesday

The monthy Happy Hour for the film and music community keeps growing.  The Mayor’s Office of Film and Music and WashingtonFilmWorks started this a few months ago, and it outgrew the small back space in MoeBar.  Now it’s accross the … Continue reading

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Improvements and the cost of doing business

We’re finishing up a round of facility improvements here at Northwest Film Forum, some of which we’ve been wanting to do for years.  Due to the support of 4Culture, the Paul G. Allen Family Foundations, Visual Apex, and individual donors, … Continue reading

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