Winner!
45th Annual Northwest Regional Emmy Awards

  • Cultural/historical documentary
  • Director,
    Ian McCluskey
  • Program editor,
    Ian McCluskey

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August 30, 2007

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Cinema 21
Portland

SF MOMA
San Francisco

Upcoming Eloquent Nude Screenings:

Stay tuned!

Eloquent Nude screened at the following locations:

  • Museum of Fine Arts
    Boston, MA

    December 13 & 20 at 10:30 am

    Eloquent Nude made its Boston Premiere at the prestigious Museum of Fine Arts. MFA, Boston holds the Lane Collection, the largest, most important collection of Weston's masterpieces in a major museum, and was an important homecoming for the film.

  • The Clark
    Williamstown, MA

    December 13, 2008

    The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute is an art museum and a center for research and higher education, dedicated to advancing and extending the public understanding of art. The screening was in association with the NUDE & NAKED Exhibition at the Brill Gallery in the Eclipse Mill in North Adams.

  • Museum of Photographic Arts
    San Diego, CA

    November 7, 2008

    The mission of the Museum of Photographic Arts is to inspire, educate and engage the broadest possible audience through the presentation, collection, and preservation of photography, film and video.

  • Artecinema
    Naples, Italy

    October 16-19, 2008
    Teatro Augusteo

    Artecinema is the only festival dedicated entirely to contemporary art, photography and architecture. Only 30 documentaries passed the strict selection.

  • Morris Graves Museum of Art
    Eureka, CA

    October 11 at 6:30 pm

    Humboldt County is home to an extraordinary number and quality of painters, ceramists, writers, musicians, actors, dancers, poets, and cultural historians. This special screening brings the film to a place Charis once called home. Filmmaker presentation, original Weston prints, and food and drinks will make this a lovely evening not to be missed.

  • Vermont Center for Photography
    Brattleboro, VT

    June 26, 2008
    7 pm and 9 pm
    Hooker Dunham Theatre

    New England Premiere! The mission of Vermont Center for Photography is to promote the photographic arts through exhibitions and education, and to stimulate dialogue, encourage inquiry, and communicate ideas using the photographic medium as its focus.

  • CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival
    Toronto, Canada

    Friday, May 9th, 2008
    7:00 pm

    CONTACT is an annual month long festival of photography with over 500 local, national and international artists at more than 200 venues across the Greater Toronto Area in May. Curated programming and highlights of the festival are a central focus of development, including high-profile public installations, feature exhibitions, an international lecture series, a film program in partnership with the National Film Board, portfolio reviews, seminars, workshops and tours.

  • FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU FILM SUR L'ART (FIFA)
    Montréal, Québec

    Friday, March 15; 9:30 pm
    Saturday, March 16; SOLD OUT

    FIFA is devoted to the promotion and presentation of the world's finest productions of films on art and media arts. A competitive ten-day event, FIFA is the most important annual festival of its kind in the world. It has become a focal point for artists and artisans from the art and film communities, as well as for art and cinema enthusiasts.

  • East Lansing Film Festival
    Wells Hall Theater C
    East Lansing, MI

    Saturday, March 15, 2008

    ELFF screens more than 100 films over nine days, including 2 extensive shorts programs, in 3 venues and 6 theaters.

  • Cleveland Museum of Art
    Cleveland, OH

    Friday, Feb 29 at 7 pm
    Sunday, March 2 at 1:30 pm

    Enjoy the Ohio Premiere Screening and be sure to check out the Weston prints on display, including one from the Dune series.

  • Big Sky Film Festival
    Missoula, MT

    Feb 19 at 1 pm
    Screening at the historic Wilma Theater.

    Celebrating it's 5th birthday, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival has evolved into an internationally recognized venue for showcasing innovative, contemporary and classic nonfiction works. This year's lineup boasts 98 films from 40 different countries!

  • November 14 NW Film & Video Festival
    Portland, OR

    7 pm screening. Now in it's 34th year, the Festival provides a forum where outstanding independent work receives public recognition, critical appraisal and an engaged and enthusiastic regional audience.

  • November 2 Center for Photographic Art
    Carmel, CA

    3 pm Pre-opening reception screening as part of the "20/20 Vision" photographic exhibition. Free and open to the public!

  • November 6 Three Rivers Film Festival
    Pittsburgh, PA

    7 pm screening in the Melwood Screening Room, $8. The Three Rivers Film Festival remains the oldest - now in its 26th year - and largest annual film festival in the Pittsburgh area, with its own unique personality.

  • October 21 Hotel deLuxe Movie Night
    Portland, OR

    The Screening Room, located off the hotel lobby, opens at 6 pm, the movie begins at 6:30 pm with free admission. A no-host food and beverage menu provided by the adjacent Gracie’s Restaurant and Driftwood Room will be available. RSVP to 503.219.8627.

  • September 9 PazzoBar
    627 SW Washington, Portland, OR

    8 pm show: Free admission and complimentary truffled popcorn!

    Drink and raise funds: Buy "The Fellini" cocktail (a fig bellini) anytime until January 1st and PazzoBar will donate $2.50 to NW Documentary.

  • EXTENDED SCREENINGS August 22, 5:30 pm Riverview Theater
    Minneapolis, MN

    Tickets: just $2! | More info: 612.729.7369

  • EXTENDED SCREENINGS August 24 -30, 5:30 pm plus Sat/Sun at noon Riverview Theater
    Minneapolis, MN

    Tickets: just $2! | More info: 612.729.7369

  • August 16 Minneapolis Institute of Arts
    Minneapolis, MN

    Thursday, August 16, 7 pm, Pillsbury Auditorium
    The Minneapolis Institute of Arts has invited NW Documentary to screen Eloquent Nude to be followed by a Q & A session with filmmaker Ian McCluskey and reception in the galleries. Don't miss it!

    More info: 612.870.6323

  • August 17 - 19 Riverview Theater
    Minneapolis, MN

    Friday August 17, 5:30 pm
    Big screen release, plus official after-party! Screening to be followed by a discussion with filmmakers and George Slade, Artistic Director for the Minnesota Center for Photography.

    Saturday and Sunday, August 18 and 19, noon and 5:30 pm
    Screenings both followed by discussion with filmmakers. All events open to the public, with limited seating, so get your tickets early! Theater admission: $5.

    More info: 612.729.7369

  • June 1 - 3 Victoria Theatre
    San Francisco

    Eloquent Nude screens at San Francisco's oldest operating theater, a 500-seat historic gem, in the lively Mission District.

  • May 31 SF MOMA
    San Francisco

    The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, in partnership with the Foto Forum, hosts an elegant evening to celebrate Eloquent Nude. Join us for for the San Francisco premiere screening and reception.

    Buy tickets: here

  • April 27 - May 3, Laurelhurst Theater
    2735 E. Burnside, 97214-1757
    (503) 232-5511

    Nightly at 7:15 pm

    Plus Sat/Sun matinees at 1:45 pm

  • April 22, Santa Cruz Film Festival

    Anniversary Screening

    "A new and important chapter in my life opened Sunday afternoon, April 22, 1934," wrote Edward Weston in his diary about his first encounter with Charis Wilson. Now, 73 years later, we are proud to present "Eloquent Nude" in Charis Wilson's hometown, Sunday afternoon, April 22.
  • April 14, Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

    Official Selection

    Founded in 1998 by Nancy Buirski, and now recognized as the premier documentary film festival in the United States by both The New York Times and indieWIRE, the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival celebrates the power and artistry of documentary film.
  • April 13, Photolucida

    Special Presentation

    The prestigious Photolucida event held every other year in Portland, Oregon, will feature a private screening of Eloquent Nude.
  • March 30 - April 5, Cinema 21, 616 NW 21st Ave., Portland, OR 97209
    (503) 223-4515

    Encore Performance

    With the overwhelming response from the premiere, we have teamed up with Cinema 21, Portland's premiere arthouse theatre, to offer a full-week run of Eloquent Nude on the big screen!
  • March 8, 7:00 PM, Whitsell Auditorium, Portland OR
    1219 SW Park Ave., Portland, OR 97205

    Grand Premiere

    The Premiere Event with Weston photograph viewing, post-film discussion, and gala reception in the Grand Ballroom is SOLD OUT!

    If you can't get a ticket to the Premiere in the Ballroom, don't worry! There will be two additional screenigns in the Whitsell Auditorium.