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Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

Part of a multimedia project that traces the history of African-American photography, Thomas Allen Harris’s Through a Lens Darkly explores how African American communities have used the medium of photography to construct political, aesthetic, and cultural representations of themselves and their world. 

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New Winter Classes

Winter is the perfect time to incubate new filmmaking skills, like becoming a part-time producer, learning your way around a RED digital camera, or exploring the history of exploitation cinema.

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Anniversary Screenings

Join us this December for anniversary screenings of epic, memorable classic films like Seven Samurai and Hoop Dreams.

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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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