Author Archives | oregonfilm

This author has written 748 posts on The Confluence

DisOrient Asian American Film Fest Of Oregon – Begins This Week In Eugene

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

0 Comments

The 12th Annual Disorient Asian America, Film Festival begins April 21 and runs through 23. “DisOrient is a social justice film festival that takes place at the Bijou Art Cinemas in Eugene, Oregon.  It is dedicated to deconstructing the media stereotypes of Asians and Asian Americans as “Orientals”. We believe in the power of film-as-art to educate, […]

Continue reading...

Governor Brown Dedicates Grove Of Trees To #ThankYouGrimm!

Friday, April 14, 2017

0 Comments

This afternoon, Governor Kate Brown joined members of the “Grimm” cast and crew along with the City of Portland, State of Oregon elected officials, and representatives from  Oregon Film, Friends of Trees, Friends of Pier Park and Comcast/NBC. They all came together to plant a small grove of trees in beautiful Pier Park, North Portland, […]

Continue reading...

Nicalis Inc. Acquires Eugene’s Game Studio Cowboy Color

Thursday, April 13, 2017

0 Comments

Nicalis Inc., developer and publisher of such video games as Cave Story, 1001 Spikes and The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+, announced today that it has acquired two talented and diverse game development studios: Irvine, California-based SuperVillain Studios and Cowboy Color of Eugene, Oregon. Cowboy Color was founded in 2015, but in less than two years […]

Continue reading...

This Fall Animating Life:The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA Comes to Portland Art Museum

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

0 Comments

Behind the scenes, the Oregon animation studio, LAIKA, is an amazing collection of animators, artists, cutting-edge tech, and good, old-fashioned story-telling, and this fall you will be able to explore LAIKA’s “creative process” from start to finish at the Portland Art Museum. The Northwest Film Center and the Portland Art Museum have partnered with LAIKA […]

Continue reading...

Timberline Lodge Hosting New “Experiential” Horror Film Fest!

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

0 Comments

The Overlook Film Festival is about to begin (April 27-30) at Timberline Lodge, on the flanks of Mount Hood.  The lodge exterior stood in for the fictitious “Overlook Hotel” in Kubrick’s ’80’s classic horror movie, “The Shining“, and has drawn fans from all over the world to see the impressive pre-WWII 1930’s building. The festival […]

Continue reading...

“Tracktown” Coming to iTunes and Theatres May 12th

Monday, April 10, 2017

0 Comments

“Tracktown” Alexi Pappas and Jeremy Teicher co-wrote and produced the movie that chronicles the physical and emotional struggles of a young, Eugene runner (Pappas) in this coming of age feature. Check out the latest review from ESPN. #OregonMade #OregonMadeShows Follow Pappas on Twitter @AlexiPappas

Continue reading...

#ThankYouGrimm – Governor To Unveil Grove Of Trees

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

0 Comments

Next week, Governor Kate Brown, will unveil a grove of trees in a north Portland park, as a way to permanently thank many departments in the City of Portland, and to celebrate the crew, vendors and service people of Oregon that made it possible for the show to be such a success. Friends of Trees […]

Continue reading...

The Oregonian “Grimm” Tour Guide of Portland Locations Is Out!

Monday, March 27, 2017

0 Comments

Watch the new tour of “Grimm’s” Portland locations on this great guide from the Oregonian!  You can read more  about this tour of 23 iconic locations used in the show here. #ThankYouGrimm #OregonMade #OregonMadeShows

Continue reading...

NW Youth Careers Expo Filmed By Students

Thursday, March 23, 2017

0 Comments

We had another stellar turnout of high-schoolers at this years’ NW Youth Careers Expo, (over 6,500) and two Portland Public School student videographers, who were part of our Job Shadow Program last year, were on hand to film, and produce the video that told the story.  Great job!  See photos from the expo. #OregonMade

Continue reading...

TechFestNW Kicks Off Today!

Thursday, March 23, 2017

0 Comments

Experience TechFestNW in Portland! “TechFestNW is where you’ll explore the best of tech trends- from Artificial Intelligence to cannatech- in an up-close and personal way. With four tracks of content- Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence & Robotics, Lifestyle Tech, and Digital Storytelling- there’s truly something for everyone with an eye and ear for the tech universe. […]

Continue reading...