Monthly Archives: May 2010

Children’s Film Festival Seattle call for entries

Yet another way to share your film! Read all about it: Northwest Film Forum is pleased to announce the call for entries to Children’s Film Festival Seattle 2011. The largest competitive children’s film festival in the Pacific Northwest,Children’s Film Festival … Continue reading

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New booking – just in time for the World Cup

Check it out: Argentina Futbol Club Singing.  Shouting.  Hysteria.  Argentina lives for futbol.  The battle between Boca Juniors and River Plate is not just about sports; it is an ever-enduring struggle for identity.  In Buenos Aires, historic tensions swell not … Continue reading

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Outsider art at SIFF

To anyone going SIFFing this holiday weekend, I highly recommend Marwencol, a documentary about trauma victim Mark Hogancamp’s unique form of art therapy: he dresses up G.I. Joe and Barbie dolls as people he knows, uses them to act out … Continue reading

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Special Offer for 42nd Street

Calling all Northwest Film Forum members! Village Theatre is currently producing the ultimate backstage musical, 42ND STREET. The nice folks over there have offered a great deal to complement our showing of NY Export: Opus Jazz on June 12-14, a … Continue reading

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Murray Lerner disapproves of your bad cell phone etiquette

Check out our new pre-movie public service announcement, courtesy of legendary music documentarian Murray Lerner (in town with his retrospective, Murray Lerner’s Isle of Wight Films): [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86kcmNlEUkk]

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New options for renting our cinemas

Thinking of having your next birthday or cast & crew screening at Northwest Film Forum? We are pleased to unveil two new packages for the budget-conscious. Take a look: With a $50 WigglyWorld membership, these rental packages can be yours! … Continue reading

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Job openings – reminder

Just a reminder that we are accepting applications for our House Manager position (part time, paid) and Volunteer Coordinator (4-10hrs/week, unpaid). Full job details and application deadlines available here.

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Panahi Reportedly Freed!

The AP is reporting that jailed Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi has been released today.This is wonderful news. Thanks to everyone who kept reporting on this issue and all who signed the Seattle petition for any influence it may have had.

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Money For Documentary Filmmakers

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is offering filmmakaers money for documentary projects that examine international and transnational themes in the humanities. To ready about it, and to apply, go to the NEH site. The deadline is July 28.

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Children’s Film Festival Summer Internship

Spend your summer watching adorable children’s films and communicating with filmmakers from all over the world.  Here’s more: Children’s Film Festival Seattle 2011, which will be presented in late January 2011 by Northwest Film Forum, seeks a summer intern — … Continue reading

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