Film

Mala Noche

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Dir. Gus Van Sant (1986).
Van Sant’s sensational debut, in which a Portland loser carries a torch for a young illegal was at once a stunning iteration of the American indie-ness, a key example of the then new queer cinema and the founding example of Northwest grunge-a-rama.

Sat., Sept. 10, 4 p.m., 2011