Monthly Archives: November 2008

Best gifts ever

Are free movies.  Especially when you don’t have to pay full price for them! Check out our Waste Free Holiday Pass. Northwest Film Forum is happy to partner again with Waste Free Holidays this year to help you give experiences … Continue reading

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Breaking News! Children Turned into Zombies at Corporate Movie Theaters

Watch the report: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYuvo9RFR8w]

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MATAHARIS: 3 FEMALE PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS FIND OUT THEIR LIVES ARE NOT WHAT THEY SEEM

MATAHARIS:    (2007)       95 MINUTES    SPAIN         D:  ICIAR BOLLAIN  PLAYS  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH AT:   7PM;  AND  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH AT:  9:15PM The oldest of the detectives who share the title of … Continue reading

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Northwest Film Forum Welcomes Interim Executive Director Lyall Bush

Bush brings a passion, vision and history of working with nonprofit arts organizations to his new position. SEATTLE – Northwest Film Forum (NWFF), Seattle’s nonprofit center for film arts, welcomes Lyall Bush as its interim executive director. Officially assuming his … Continue reading

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THE ROMANCE OF ASTREA AND CELADON—IN PRAISE OF OLDER FRENCHMEN! PART DEUX

(SEE BELOW) As all those cool reviewers brought up even more insights on this stunning film, esp. the eye-filling cast, it behooved me to add a few words as to WHY they look so erotic, radiant and alluring.  (I agree … Continue reading

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Rouge #12

The new issue of the great Australian-based online film journal, Rouge, is now up.  The main theme of the of this issue is around the Archive. Vinzenz Hediger leads off with a proposal about film archives and cinephilia in the contemporary scene. Jonas … Continue reading

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William Never Married – Saturday

It’s Saturday and we’re at the Sunset Tavern. We wrapped at 2am last night, I fell asleep at 3, then up again at 6:30. Feel strange. We’re looking for PA’s and a cheap Boom Operator. A couple nights ago, Ryan … Continue reading

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New stuff to watch on YouTube

Thanks to the efforts of NWFF video archivist George Kloss, we now have some lovely video on our YouTube channel from events past.  Take a gander at the Film Saloon: Adaptations and Revisions panel discussion if you missed it, and … Continue reading

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THE ROMANCE OF ASTREA AND CELADON—-IN PRAISE OF OLDER FRENCHMEN!

THE ROMANCE OF ASTREA AND CELADON:     (2007)      109 MINUTES   D:  ERIC  ROHMER    PLAYS:    FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH TO THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH  AT:     7  AND  9PM  (THOUGH NO 7PM ON THURSDAY)  AND SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AT:    3  … Continue reading

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The allure of the well-reviewed movie

Didn’t think THE MONKS: THE TRANSATLANTIC FEEDBACK or THE ROMANCE OF ASTREA AND CELADON (both opening today) were for you?  Check out these glowing reviews and see if you don’t change your mind. Romance of Astrea & Celadon: “There’s a … Continue reading

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