Race and Close Post-Katrina

3/21/2017, 3:46 p.m.
The NW Film Center presents "Beasts of the Southern Wild."
Dwight Henry as ‘Wink’ and Quvenzhane Wallis as ‘Hushpuppy’ in Beasts of the Southern Wild.

The NW Film Center presents this deeply felt exploration of race and class in post-Katrina America as filtered through the soaring fantasies and downcast reality of a six-year-old girl and her daddy. Nominated for four Oscars, the 2012 feature will screen Saturday, March 25 at 7 p.m. at the Portland Art Museum, downtown.