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Spotlight On Location Professional – Mike Floyd

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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The stunning landscapes of Oregon have been a great inspiration for the past 25 years.  I have been exploring and photographing around Oregon and the NW since 1993.   After graduating from photo school at the Rochester Institute of Technology and a couple years as the park photographer for Yosemite National Park, I found my […]

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Oregon Film & Oregon State Parks Plant 50 Trees in Celebration of 50 Years Of Oregon Film Office (Plus The First Historic Oregon Film Trail Sign Is Installed)

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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The Oregon Film Office and Oregon State Parks planted 50 Sitka Spruce, Western Red Cedar, Douglas-fir, and Western Hemlock seedlings conifer trees at Gleneden Beach State Recreation site to mark the 50th anniversary of the Oregon Film Office and its long standing collaboration with Oregon State Parks. Additionally, at this site, a sign was erected […]

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“The Portland Circuit’s” Inaugural Season Is Underway

Thursday, September 6, 2018

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  This week the Willamette Week did a great job of covering the inaugural Portland Circuit. The Portland Circuit, a collaboration between the #OregonMade Creative Foundation, the Northwest Film Center, the Hollywood Theatre, the Clinton St. Theater, and Cinema 21, has been created to provide a local theatrical run for #OregonMade feature films. This initial pilot […]

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Tax Credit Auction for the Oregon Production Investment Fund (OPIF), Second Round

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

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Support an industry and get a tax break! Did you know that the film, television, animation and interactive industry is now directly spending more than $200M and supporting more than 4000 jobs per year?  And all of this work is supported through the Oregon Production Investment Fund and that fund is dependent on the sale of tax […]

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SuperGenius Studio Announce “Last Tide:Aquatic Royale” -Now Available For Early Access

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

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“Last Tide” – a new game from SuperGenius is now available for early access on Steam.   “A battle royale shooter sending 100 divers to the depths of the ocean! Avoid bloodthirsty sharks, locate equipment, and do whatever it takes to be the last diver swimming!” #OregonMade

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“American Vandal” – Season 2 – Premiered September

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

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The new trailer is out for American Vandal’s second season (maybe NSFW.) The #OregonMade season 2 of “American Vandal” will premiere Friday, September 14th, 2018 and will consist of 8 episodes that all shot in and around Portland metro. CBS Television Studios, Funny or Die, and 3Arts produced in partnership for Netflix.  The mockumentary series […]

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Eastern Oregon Theatre Resoration Needs Help

Monday, August 27, 2018

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The Gem Theatre renovation in Northeast Oregon is nearing completion and is about to commence a Kickstarter campaign aimed at finishing up. We are new to this form of fundraising and would like to connect with any other Oregon theatres/arts organizations with successful Kickstarter experience. Please contact Rob McIntyre if you can help or have […]

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Portland Film Office Gets Official City Liaison In Comm. Nick Fish

Monday, August 13, 2018

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September 2018 – Commissioner Nick Fish will become the Portland City Council’s first official liaison to the Portland Film Office. His Senior Policy Director, Mr. Jamie Dunphy, will be point on this new relationship. The role, created at Commissioner Fish’s request, recognizes the challenges that film productions face – tight turnaround times, tight budgets, and […]

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Winner Announced For #OregonMade Screenwriter’s Residency Award

Monday, August 6, 2018

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August 6th, 2018: The OregonMade Creative Foundation, Northwest Film Center and Playa Summer Lake announce the winner for the 2nd annual Playa residency award. The Screenwriter’s Residency program, now in its second year, received over 30 pitches, proposals and outlines from screenwriters, filmmakers and related creators focusing on a new take on an old genre […]

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Spotlight On Location Professional – Bobby Warberg

Thursday, August 2, 2018

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When I was 14 years old I answered our home phone and there was a man on the line that said he was looking for old cars to use in a new movie called, “Animal House”. I told him that my mom has an old car. The next thing I knew my mom and I […]

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