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Shredder Orpheus

Seattle’s first and only skate rock opera shreds its way out of the depths of hell for a rare 35mm screening. The Euthanasia Broadcast Network, a nefarious television station run by overlord Hades, is brainwashing the city. It’s up to guitar-slinging skater Orpheus and his merry band of misfits to stop Hades and his minions. 

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Master Classes with Visiting Filmmakers

Don't miss our March classes with visiting experimental filmmakers Jeremy Moss and Roger Beebe. You can learn about camera design to complement dance choreography, or techniques for working directly with 16mm film, without a camera (!).

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Blowing Up Cinema

This spring we collaborate with the Seattle Art Museum, the University of Washington, Seattle University and Northwestern Psychoanalytic Society and Institute for a five-part series on one of the most exciting voices in world cinema, Michelangelo Antonioni.

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We Support Filmmakers

An important part of Northwest Film Forum's mission is providing access to top-of-the-line film gear and equipment at reasonable rates for local filmmakers. Have you checked out our suite of rental options? If you're still learning a new camera or editing system, not to worry - we offer affordable certification classes too.

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