“Pretty Little Liars” Spinoff, #OregonMade “The Perfectionists,” Airs March 20th

“Pretty Little Liars” #OregonMade spinoff series, “The Perfectionists,” is coming to FreeformTV March 20th.  Kristi Turnquist was at the Television Critics Assocation 2019 winter press tour and reported back that I. Marlene King, the show’s producer, waxed lyrical about shooting in Oregon.  Read the Oregonian report here. King described two of the Oregon locations (Forest […]

Spotlight On Oregon Location Professional – Erika Suchecki

My name is Erika Suchecki and I was born and raised in Portland, OR. For the past 6 years I have been working in the locations department on projects such as “Portlandia“, “Documentary Now“, “I Don’t Feel At Home in this World Anymore“, “Timmy Failure“, and most recently Kelly Reichardt’s upcoming feature “First Cow“. Growing […]

Bend Shot Series “Mom & Me” to Premiere in March on HGTV

#OregonMade “Mom & Me,” shot in and starring Bend mother and son team Karrie and Tristan Trowbridge, begins airing on Saturday, March 9 at 11 PM EST/ 8PM PST. Mother-and-son duo Karrie and Tristan Trowbridge combine their skills to restore neglected houses in Bend, Oregon. While Karrie claims the general contractor and designer roles, Tristan is […]

Congrats To “Portlandia” On Eddie Awards Nomination!

Jordan Kim, Ali Greer, Heather Capps & Stacy Moon were nominated this month for an American Cinema Editors Eddie Award for “Best Edited Comedy Series For Commercial TV” on their work on #OregonMade “Portlandia – Rose Route”  (season 8, episode 10).  One of the longest running award shows, the ACE Eddie Awards, recognizes outstanding editing […]

Writer And Coos Bay Native, Jeff Whitty, Nominated For Oscar!

#OregonMade Coos Bay native, Jeff Whitty, has been nominated (with co-writer Nicole Holofcene) for and Oscar – “Writing – Best Adpated Screenplay” with “Can You Ever Forgive Me?”  Whitty has already gathered 20 writing nominations and 6 wins with this project.  Additionally, the film has collected two other Oscar nominations, “Best Performce in a Leading Role” […]

IFC’s #OregonMade “Documentary Now!” Returns Feb 20th!

Get ready for IFC’s season 3 of, “Documentary Now!” – coming February 20th.  Many talented local crew worked on this season and we are proud to call it #OregonMade!  Seasno 3 promises more great guest stars such as; Owen Wilson, Michael Keaton, Cate Blanchett among others, and the series was created by Fred Armisen, Bill […]

#OregonMade Doc, “Lifeboat” Nominated For An Oscar

Oregonian, Skye Fitzgerald, (now based in Portland and grew up in Eastern Oregon) has an impressive collection of documentaries under his belt.  His latest, “Lifeboat” documents North African migrants trying to make it across the Mediterranean sea to safety.  “Lifeboat” has been nominated for an Oscar in the Documentary Short Subject category 2019.  The documentary […]

The Historic Oregon Film Trail Unveils First Signs In Astoria

  The Historic Oregon Film Trail has officially begun! The Astoria-Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce and the Oregon Film Office developed the initial concept of the Historic Oregon Film Trail (HOFT) and identified Astoria movie locations, in partnership with the Oregon Film Museum, that represent the beginning of the Trail.  The Oregon Coast Visitors Association […]

From The Couch Film Collective – Script To Screen Grant Program Still Open For Applications

Have a story to tell? Are you working on your short film script? An amazing opportunity is here for local women and non-binary filmmakers… Our SCRIPT TO SCREEN GRANT PROGRAM is OPEN until January 20th. Members of the Couch Film Collective can enter the 2019 Script to Screen Grant Program for an opportunity to win […]

Travel Oregon Leads You to Your Favorite Oregon Film and TV Location

As part of the closing out of our 50th year, our friends and colleagues at Travel Oregon have put together an incredible itinerary of places to visit to further celebrate some of the amazing #OregonMade shows that this state has been lucky enough to host over the years. From “Wild” and “Twilight” to “Paint Your […]