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The Amazing Catfish (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Messy & Domestic Look at a Guadalajaran Family, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

The Amazing Catfish (DCP)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

The Amazing Catfish (DCP)
Dir. Claudia Sainte-Luce (2013); Mexico, 89m
Starring: Lisa Owen, Ximena Ayala, Sonia Franco
Spanish with English subtitles
Programmed by: Makaveli Gresham

The malleability and strength of family is on full display, executed in the gentle and intimate shots orchestrated by both Claudia Sainte-Luce and Agnès Godar (Claire Denis’ go to cinematographer). This style accentuating loner Claudia’s (Ximena Ayala) opening up and entwining with terminally ill Martha’s (Lisa Owen) single parent home. Claudia quickly becomes a critical component to the family, and takes on a pseudo-maternal or older sister role to the four children: Ale, Armando, Marianne, and Wendy. A distinctly messy and domestic look at the Guadalajaran family; cultural idiosyncrasies not withholding. (more…)

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The Amazing Catfish (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Messy & Domestic Look at a Guadalajaran Family, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

The Amazing Catfish (DCP)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

The Amazing Catfish (DCP)
Dir. Claudia Sainte-Luce (2013); Mexico, 89m
Starring: Lisa Owen, Ximena Ayala, Sonia Franco
Spanish with English subtitles
Programmed by: Makaveli Gresham

The malleability and strength of family is on full display, executed in the gentle and intimate shots orchestrated by both Claudia Sainte-Luce and Agnès Godar (Claire Denis’ go to cinematographer). This style accentuating loner Claudia’s (Ximena Ayala) opening up and entwining with terminally ill Martha’s (Lisa Owen) single parent home. Claudia quickly becomes a critical component to the family, and takes on a pseudo-maternal or older sister role to the four children: Ale, Armando, Marianne, and Wendy. A distinctly messy and domestic look at the Guadalajaran family; cultural idiosyncrasies not withholding. (more…)

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The Amazing Catfish (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Messy & Domestic Look at a Guadalajaran Family, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

The Amazing Catfish (DCP)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

The Amazing Catfish (DCP)
Dir. Claudia Sainte-Luce (2013); Mexico, 89m
Starring: Lisa Owen, Ximena Ayala, Sonia Franco
Spanish with English subtitles
Programmed by: Makaveli Gresham

The malleability and strength of family is on full display, executed in the gentle and intimate shots orchestrated by both Claudia Sainte-Luce and Agnès Godar (Claire Denis’ go to cinematographer). This style accentuating loner Claudia’s (Ximena Ayala) opening up and entwining with terminally ill Martha’s (Lisa Owen) single parent home. Claudia quickly becomes a critical component to the family, and takes on a pseudo-maternal or older sister role to the four children: Ale, Armando, Marianne, and Wendy. A distinctly messy and domestic look at the Guadalajaran family; cultural idiosyncrasies not withholding. (more…)

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Wine, Beer & Spirits - Portland's Past, Present & Future

Wine, Beer & Spirits – Portland’s Past, Present & Future @ The Gallery at Cerulean | Networking w/ Drink Industry Insiders, Presented by Pamplin School of Business

July 24 @ The Gallery at Cerulean – Join us for networking with movers and shakers in the wine, beer and spirits industries – Featuring an overview of Portland’s landscape for each sector- its Past, Present and Future outlook.

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Queer Comedy Festival, Highland Games, Crafted Beer & Food Festival, Roadhouse Brewfest & More! | July 18-21, 2019

The weekend is back & sunshine is on its way, Portland! Cool down at Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewfest or Wild Hare Country Festival. Get in lots of laughs at Queer Comedy Festival. Tectonic SHIFT Festival features music, art & more. And be sure to check out Legacy Drag Show every Friday at Henry’s!

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Escapism Portland

See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour w/ Escapism Portland! | Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Ritual Room!

You and a small group of like minded citizens have been chosen as possible candidates to join our Secret Society. However, you must prove you are worthy before being admitted to the inner sanctum. Solve our secrets, and your world will open to luxuries of power and influence beyond your imagination.

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Acclaimed Author & Journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates in Conversation @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Discussion on The Water Dancer, w/ Bestselling Author Renée Watson

October 21 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Literary Arts is proud to present an evening with acclaimed author and journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates in celebration of his latest book, The Water Dancer (coming September 24). Coates will be in conversation with bestselling author Renée Watson.

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Andrew Rivers

Comedy Night w/ Andrew Rivers @ Portland’s Siren Theater | “Truth or Drink” Webseries, Buzzfeed, “Don’t Quit Your Night Job”

July 21 @ The Siren Theater – Andrew’s very personal and fun storytelling comedy, combined with his exemplary work ethic has earned him high praise from some of the best comedians in the business. Andrew is a regular opener for Christopher Titus and has toured across North America and Europe with Steve Hofstetter.

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James McMurtry

Win Tickets ($50): James McMurtry @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Bonnie Whitmore, Roots Rock, Folk, Country

August 7 @ Aladdin Theater – The New York Times Magazine’s cover story “25 Songs That Tell Us Where Music Is Going” (Sunday, March 12) prominently features a four-page spread focusing on James McMurtry’s “Copper Canteen,” from his 2015 release Complicated Game. The author points directly to the song’s frequently quoted opening line as a […]

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45-og

Win Tickets ($92): The Psychedelic Furs, James @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Dear Boy, English Rock, Post Punk, New Wave

August 1 @ Crystal Ballroom – If you were to dissect the today’s alternative rock music, you’ll find that much of it pays homage to The Psychedelic Furs. Led by vocalist and songwriter Richard Butler, and his bass-wielding brother Tim, the Furs scored major hits with “Love My Way,” “Pretty In Pink,” “Heaven,” “The Ghost […]

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MARC MARON

Win Tickets ($70): Marc Maron – Hey, There’s More Tour @ Revolution Hall | Stand Up Comedian, Podcast Host

August 10 @ Revolution Hall – For over thirty years, Marc Maron has been writing and performing comedy for print, stage, radio, online and television. Best known for his hit landmark podcast, WTF with Marc Maron, he has interviewed iconic personalities such as Conan O’Brien, Robin Williams, Keith Richards, Ben Stiller, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Lorne Michaels […]

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street of dreams 2019

NW Natural Street of Dreams | Featuring the Latest in Building Tech, Design & Sustainability at Wilsonville’s Stafford Meadows

July 27-August 25 – The NW Natural Street of Dreams at Stafford Meadows returns to Wilsonville. The annual luxury home event produced by the Home Builders of Metro Portland offers a unique opportunity to be inspired – whether planning a new kitchen, bathroom or building a new house. This year’s show will feature homes showcasing […]

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bigfoot portland spirit

See if You Can Spot Bigfoot This Summer w/ Portland Spirit! | Daily Departures, 7-Hour Columbia Gorge Jet-Boat Adventure Cruise

Daily Through September 30 – Ride the Explorer jet-boat from Portland to Cascade Locks as we embark into the “Heart of the Columbia Gorge” to search for the elusive creature known as Bigfoot. See the landmarks that make the Northwest famous, while listening to live and recorded narration. Enjoy content created by Animal Planet’s Finding […]

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the amazing catfish

The Amazing Catfish (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Messy & Domestic Look at a Guadalajaran Family, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

July 19-21 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – The malleability and strength of family is on full display, executed in the gentle and intimate shots orchestrated by both Claudia Sainte-Luce and Agnès Godar (Claire Denis’ go to cinematographer). This style accentuating loner Claudia’s (Ximena Ayala) opening up and entwining with terminally ill Martha’s (Lisa Owen) single […]

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Brizzleman

Win Tickets: Brizzleman @ The Goodfoot | Neo Soul, R&B, Synth Funk, w/ VoxOwl

July 18 @ The Goodfoot – James Villa is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter from Portland. His self-produced music is described as neo soul, R & B and synth funk. Influenced by the sounds around, both old and new, his style combines the echoes of yesterday’s soul singers, and the pulsing rhythms of today’s beats. Come dance!

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Portland in the News: New Public Beach Opens Downtown, RecyleOrNot?, & PDX is Top Airport Again! | July 11, 2019

Grab your sunscreen! There’s a new public beach opening near OMSI. Unsure if you can recycle that SOLO cup? Check out Metro’s new searchable online tool RecycleOrNot. (note, you can not recycle SOLO cups in your curbside recycling.) And for the 7th year in a row, Portland Airport has been named top domestic airport by […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Mississippi Street Fair, Totally Boatdalicious!, Back Fence PDX, Kayak Tours & More! | July 11-14, 2019

We’ve got another summer weekend coming up, Portland! Head over to Hip Chicks Do Wine for Pinot, Pork and Port. Catch the story of the first female filmmaker with Be Natural. Find treasures and memories at America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show at Portland Expo. And learn about the heart of Portland’s old red light […]

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Land of Milk and Honey

Land of Milk and Honey (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Satirical Documentation of French Consumerist Culture, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

July 12-14 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – A study of life, a kaleidoscopic spectacle of a kind of anthological exploration into the post-May 1968 years of France. A satirical documentation of French consumerist culture, open dialogue with everyday people, and a sincere look into the desires and fears of folk. A circus-like performance of a […]

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Tal Wilkenfeld

Win Tickets ($50): Tal Wilkenfeld @ Aladdin Theater | Australian Bassist, Singer, Songwriter and Guitarist

July 25 @ Aladdin Theater – Love Remains, Tal Wilkenfeld’s debut solo album for BMG, is a testament to the celebrated bassist’s unconventional journey. While a dedicated fan base may already know Tal for her work with Jeff Beck, Prince, The Allman Bros., Herbie Hancock and Mick Jagger, Love Remains reveals a new side of […]

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