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Cinema Unbound Awards Honorees announced

Steve McQueen, Garrett Bradley, Gus Van Sant, Mollye Asher, and Alex Bulkley to be honored at the 2021 Cinema Unbound Awards presented by the Portland Art Museum & Northwest Film Center The annual Cinema Unbound Awards 2021 honorees were announced today by the Portland Art Museum & Northwest Film Center. This year’s honorees include Steve McQueen, Garrett Bradley, Gus…  Read more

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The Northwest Film Center’s 44th Annual Portland International Film Festival

First Wave Programming Revealed March 5–14, 2021 (PORTLAND, OR) — The 44th Portland International Film Festival (PIFF 44) is proud to announce the first wave of titles and special events. Taking place March 5 – 14, 2021, PIFF 44 is a program of the Portland Art Museum’s Northwest Film Center, one of the oldest and…  Read more


PIFF Playlist: Streaming Recommendations

The list below represents a selection of films from the PIFF Programming team which are currently available to be streamed online. Where multiple streaming venues were available, all currently known options have been listed.  Inside a vertical prison system, inmates are assigned to a level and forced to ration food from a platform that moves…  Read more