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Do Not Resist

Shot over two years and in 11 states, starting on the streets of Ferguson as the community grapples with the death of Michael Brown, Do Not Resist shows how local police forces have evolved into paramilitary organizations with an extreme amount of resources.

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The Horror Film

October 20th and 27th (Thursdays) 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Instructor: John Trafton
Tuition: $30 ($25 for Film Forum members)

Since the days of silent cinema, horror has remained a popular film genre, touching upon our deepest fears and visiting us in our darkest places. This two week workshop will examine the horror genre and all its different forms: the ghost, the monster, the vampire, the demon, and the nefarious other.

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TWIST Seattle Queer Film Festival

Oct. 13 - 23

TWIST takes over the Forum's cinemas for a ten-day extravaganza including a wide array of movies, an art exhibit, a pop-up marketplace, live performances, panel discussions, and some of the best parties of the year. The full program, along with tickets and passes, is available at




Cue Northwest Film Residency 

We’ve selected a filmmaker: Congratulations Neely Goniodsky! Learn more about Neely at

Cue Northwest is a partnership between Brick Lane Records and Northwest Film Forum. We believe connecting artists across disciplines creates a fertile environment for building community through art. Through a series of collaborative projects including production residencies and networking events, Cue Northwest will galvanize the film and music communities

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