Monthly Archives: December 2011

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It’s Story Weather at Children’s Film Festival Seattle

January 26-February 5 Read the full schedule and purchase tickets here! Trailer courtesy of UncleBob.tv and Creature

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Top Ten Music Scenes in Film

The following represents more of “a selection of ten,” than a “top ten” of excellent music scenes in films I viewed in 2011 (though clearly  not of films made in 2011). Enjoy! 1. Wing’s of Desire, Dir. Wim Wenders, 1987. … Continue reading

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Top Ten Film Forum Holiday Photos

In lieu of a traditional opinionated list of 10, I offer a survey of the Film Forum’s holiday staff photos. It’s a tradition that began the year I joined, 2002 (in essence, photographic evidence of my 10 year tenure at … Continue reading

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Great deal on holiday filmmaking equipment rentals

HOLIDAY EQUIPMENT DEALS! The holidays are a great time to work on your movie! Why? Because all rentals for the period of December 23 through January 2 are available for our weekend rental rate! That’s right, any equipment you pick … Continue reading

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Top 10 Moments I Missed at Northwest Film Forum This Year

This year I was on personal leave for a good portion of the summer and fall. Well, it turns out that there is no such thing as a “good” time to not be around the Film Forum. Here are the … Continue reading

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Looking Back at 2011

As the year draws to a close that time honored tradition of compiling best of the year is upon us. These lists are inevitably limited by the films viewed in a particular year, and  skewed  towards the list maker’s taste. … Continue reading

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Me Myself and Eye: Five Films I’m Glad I Saw Alone in 2011

Children’s Cinema Curator Liz Shepherd weighs in with her top 10 list this year: World on A Wire The holy grail of time travel back to the 1970s. A journey that, for safety’s sake, I had to take alone. The … Continue reading

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Oh Snap! It’s the Holiday Party

HAPPY HOLIDAYS from NORTHWEST FILM FORUM! Join us for our holiday party on December 19 beginning at 7pm Featuring the delightful Nancy Guppy as Santa — who will sit on your lap this year and judge the city’s only real … Continue reading

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Schedule Updates for this Weekend

Please note these last-minute adjustments in our calendar: -Framing Pictures discussion has been postponed until January 13 at 5pm -The British Arrows Awards screenings have been cancelled -We have book additional screenings of EAMES: THE ARCHITECT AND THE PAINTER; it … Continue reading

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