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The Land of the Enlightened

In this seamless blend of fiction and documentary forms, we experience a stunning cinematic journey into beautiful but war-tormented Afghanistan. Shot over seven years on evocative Super-16mm and 35mm, first-time director Pieter-Jan De Pue paints a haunting picture of what will be left of Afghanistan for the next generation.

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Introduction to PA Work and Set Etiquette

March 23rd (Thursday) 6:30-9:30pm
Instructor: Mischa Jakupcak
Tuition: $35 ($25 NW Film Forum Members)

In this one-night workshop, students will learn how to be an effective production assistant. Learn about the different responsibilities of set, production and office PAs, and vital etiquette for working on film sets. After completing this workshop, students can sign up to be on Northwest Film Forum's PA call list for local productions and companies. 

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As we bid farewell to CFFS 2017SAID and SAAFF are on their way into our cinemas!

The South Asian International Documentary Festival (SAID, Feb. 18–19) offers films on a wide range of subjects that represent a diverse array of South Asian communities. The Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF, Feb. 23–26) showcases feature-length and short-format films by and about Asian Americans across North America, with an emphasis on filmmakers from the Pacific Northwest. We are fortunate enough to host them both this month!



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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