COLLECTIVE is an uncompromising look at the impact of investigative journalism at its best. In 2015, a fire at a Bucharest’s club leaves 27 dead and 180 injured. Soon, more burn victims begin dying in hospitals from wounds that were not life-threatening. Then a doctor blows the whistle to a team of investigative journalists. One revelation leads to another as the journalists start to uncover vast health care fraud.
KIDDOMATIC CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL
Streaming through November 30
In partnership with The Roxy Theater, KIDDOMATIC will enchant movie-goers of all ages, capturing imaginations through films from around the world.
Sidney Poitier & Harry Belafonte narrate William Greaves' long-lost, newly-restored film about the National Black Political Convention of 1972. 10,000 black politicians, activists, and artists went to Gary, Indiana, to forge a national unity platform.
OUR TIME MACHINE (2019)
Shaken by the news of his father’s dementia, artist Maleonn creates “Papa’s Time Machine,” a wondrous time-travel adventure performed on stage with life-size mechanical puppets. Maleonn finds grace and unexpected joy in this moving meditation on art, the agonies of love and loss, and the circle of life.
HOLLYWOOD AT HOME
Our programmers and other film experts are here with streaming recommendations to make you feel like you're back at the theatre with us!
VINYL NATION (2020)
VINYL NATION digs into the crates of the record resurgence in search of truths set in deep wax: Has the return of vinyl made music fandom more inclusive or divided? What does vinyl say about our past here in the present?
INSERT COIN (2020)
The oral history of a team of geeks and misfits in the back of a Chicago factory creating some of the biggest video games (Mortal Kombat, NBA JAM, and others) of all time.
SMOOTH TALK (1985)
Suspended between carefree youth and the harsh realities of the adult world, a teenage girl (Laura Dern in her breakout performance) experiences an unsettling awakening in this haunting vision of innocence lost, based on a short story from Joyce Carol Oates.
PORTLAND LATIN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL
September 17–November 12
Presenting PDXLAFF's lineup of six movies from Argentina, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Switzerland and Belgium that celebrate and honor the cultural diversity of Latin America.
BEASTS CLAWING AT STRAWS (2020)
A Louis Vuitton bag stuffed full of cash sends a group of hard-luck lowlifes on a desperate chase for the fortune in this 2020 pitch-black neo-noir crime thriller from first-time director Kim Yong-hoon.
With unfettered access to the Zappa family trust and all archival footage, filmmaker Alex Winter explores the private life behind the mammoth musical career. As a bonus, immediately following the film we've included a live Zappa performance and backstage footage, released from the Zappa vaults for the first time.
CROCK OF GOLD (2020)
Streaming Friday, December 4
Filmmaker Julien Temple dives deep into the life of Shane MacGowan, the tortured vocalist best known as the lead singer and songwriter of the Pogues.
HOME MOVIES: FILMS FROM OREGON
While we're currently closed due to COVID-19, we still want to keep a spotlight on local filmmakers. Take a look at our ever-growing selection of locally-made films available now!
BUSTER WILLIAMS: BASS TO INFINITY
Join us for an Exclusive Q&A with the Director, Buster Williams & drummer Lenny White, 2/21/2021 at 8:00 pm
Streaming 2/21 at 9:00 am - 2/24 at 10:00 pm.
Imagine hanging out with Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, hearing them jam together, trading riffs, then riffing with words and trading stories. Bird and Diz are gone, but giants still walk among us. One of those giants is Buster Williams.
Select your snacks, sign up for a one-hour pickup window, and grab them (from a distance) from the Hollywood!
While the store is temporarily closed, we are offering safe, socially-distanced, curbside pickup for your rentals.