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Selected Films From The Minor Cinemas Of [email protected] Theater, May 5, 2:00 PM

Monday, April 16, 2018

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On Saturday May 5, at 2:00 PM at the enchanting Siren Theater, 315 NW Davis, archivists Elizabeth Peterson, Libby Burke, and Dennis Nyback will present a screening of selected films from the minor cinemas of Oregon. FILM #1 Elizabeth Peterson will screen LUTHER METKE AT 94 (1979), directed by Jorge Preloren & Steve Raymen. 27 […]

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2018 Oregon Film History Conference – May 4

Sunday, April 8, 2018

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Since 2015, Oregon Cartoon Institute has offered an annual one day crash course in Oregon film history attended by educators, historians, curators, librarians, archivists, writers and filmmakers. Fourth Annual Oregon Film History Conference Friday, May 4, 2018 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM University of Oregon, White Stag Auditorium 70 NW Couch Portland, OR This year’s conference focuses […]

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“Citizen Blue” (Miller, 2017), premieres at NWFC/Oct. 19, 7:00 PM

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

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On Thursday, Oct. 19, at 7:00 PM, NWFC premieres Dan Miller’s new documentary about Oregon’s first Oscar nominated filmmaker, James Blue. Ben Popp leads the post film discussion with Dan Miller, Sheldon Renan, Richard N. Blue, Brooke Jacobson, Anne Richardson. For more info: https://nwfilm.org/films/citizen-blue/ James Blue (1930-1980) was on the founding faculty of AFI and was […]

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Writing The [email protected] Hat Books, Oct. 12, 7:00 PM

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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Who writes the West? Rich Wandschneider, Richard Etulain, and Anne Richardson will pool their thoughts on October 12, at 7:00 PM at Black Hat Books, 2831 NE MLK. Richard W. Etulain is a prize-winning historian specializing in the history of the American West. He has been honored as president of both the Western Literature and […]

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Bill Plympton Speaks, Oct. 15 & 16, UNDERGROUND USA

Friday, September 23, 2016

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On Oct 15, 2016, two time Oscar nominee Bill Plympton will appear as a guest speaker at Oregon Cartoon Institute‘s one day symposium UNDERGROUND USA. The following evening he will introduce a program of his short films at the Mission Theater. UNDERGROUND USA is one day public history/arts education event which focuses on one chapter of […]

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