Monthly Archives: June 2010

9500 Liberty: an issue doc, and also a new model in film distribution

There are lots of reasons to catch 9500 Liberty this weekend (it plays Fri-Sun at 7 and 9pm). It tackles the timely issues surrounding immigration, it educates you about the debate swirling in Virginia (which strongly foreshadowed Arizona’s recent legislation), … Continue reading

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A Dad In Between

To paraphrase Tolstoy, all good parents are alike, but every bad parent is bad in his or her own way. This is certainly true in American movies, where portrayals of wayward moms and dads have ranged from lovingly eccentric (The … Continue reading

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Posters For Sale

Wondering if we have any Mala Noche posters left?  Original Easy Rider commemorative screen prints?  Herb & Dorothy?  Objectified?  Double-sided lightbox edition Mister Lonely?  Harmony Korine-autographed Trash Humpers? (The answer is yes to all of these, of course.) There’s a … Continue reading

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Ta-da! We have a student discount

Students can now join the ranks of our elders and children.  We will now honor our $6.50 ticket price for our regular screenings to all students with a valid photo ID!  Spread the word. Read our complete ticketing policy here.

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The 49th Best Thing in Seattle

…is US! Seattle Metropolitan’s 100 Reasons to Love Seattle 49. Our Films Screen with a Side of Karaoke Even a $70,000 budget shortfall couldn’t keep Northwest Film Forum from climbing out on a limb this year—the idea was too good: … Continue reading

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The Emotionally Sloppy Safdie Brothers

The Safdie brothers on their incredibly impressive feature Daddy Longlegs, which opens with the brothers in attendance this Friday. It’s probably the best film in the recent crop of Cassavettes-esque titles that have been burning through the festival circuit over … Continue reading

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Another little gift from Harmony Korine

(click for bigger version) And PS. Have you seen our Wall of Fame lately? Buried back in a corner of the building is this lovely wall of signatures from visitors passed. Click for more detail.

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Harmony Korine pictures posted

Harmony Korine Originally uploaded by nwfilmforum Check them out at our Flickr page!

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Art Cars invade Northwest Film Forum!

Art Cars on Capitol Hill Originally uploaded by nwfilmforum Enjoy these photos from last night’s screening of AUTOMORPHOSIS, up now on our Flickr page.

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Couple more chances to see BASS ACKWARDS on the big screen

[vimeo=http://www.vimeo.com/12630977] Hello! So there’s a couple more chances to see my movie on the “big” screen at Northwest Film Forum (tonight, Thursday June 17 at 7 and 9 pm)  Again, sorry I can’t be there. I’m busy preparing to shoot a … Continue reading

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