ALL THE WILDERNESS Opening in Portland

Thanks to Josh Leake, Portland Film Festival and OMPA for coordinating and co-hosting the event – and Screen Media Films for releasing it. And congrats to Writer/Director Michael Johnson and the entire cast & crew. Looking forward to seeing it. http://pdx.to/2v

Zarr Studios and Crew Take 1st Place Golf  

Zarr Studios and crew take 1st Place Golf FROM THE OMPA SPORTS DESK: Congratulations Nathan Cherrington and his wife, Lisa, The Governators, who trounced all comers at the 5-hour croquet tournament of the OMPA Classic powered by Zarr Studios. The Governators, representing the Oregon Governor’s Office of Film and Television, upset Barefoot Bullseyes Signa Cheney […]

Portland Premier follows OMPA Annual Meeting on Monday

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at McMenamins Mission Theater in Northwest Portland, the Oregon Media Production Association‘s 6:30 pm annual meeting presents Awards of Excellence, and is followed by two films written and directed by Oregon independent filmmaker James Westby. “Hot in the Zipper” a raucous screwball comedy set in the apartment of three lovely […]

The NW Film Center & Project Viewfinder: From the Streets to the Screen

  Without question, those of us creatively engaged in the local film scene are blessed to be able to participate in our growing industry.  As we head into the holiday giving season, the NW Film Center would love to encourage OMPA members to become acquainted with a new program we’re developing to help those without […]

OMPA and McMenamins’ Great Northwest Film Tour present… “Adventures in Plymptoons!”

Portland declares May 26 date “Bill Plympton Day” The Great NW Film Tour is a new series geared toward independent releases, kicking off at McMenamins Mission Theater on Saturday, May 19 In a partnership with the Oregon Media Production Association (OMPA), McMenamins presents The Great Northwest Film Tour, giving new films a place to be shown, […]

Join Us for a “SourceOregon Directory Release Party”

SourceOregon 2012 is here!  The long awaited 2012 version of the SourceOregon industry directory is here, and we want you to celebrate with us! Three SourceOregon Directory Release Parties are scheduled throughout the state: Fri, Apr 27, 4-7pm at Koerner Camera Systems in Portland Wed, May 2, 7pm at 4 Daughters Irish Pub in Medford Thu, May […]

Governor’s Office of Film & Television’s Annual Meeting

Don’t forget to mark your calendars and come join us and Governor John Kitzhaber for the: Governor’s Office of Film & Television’s Annual Meeting Monday, December 12 at 6:00PM. Come celebrate Oregon’s record breaking year for film and television production! We will be honoring several people and organizations throughout the state who have played an […]

Byte by Byte: GMUNK takes apart the VFX of Tron Legacy

AEPDX, 3dpdx, and OMPA present: Byte by Byte: GMUNK takes apart the VFX of Tron Legacy Presentation Date // Sunday, October 2, 4-6 PM Mission Theater 1624 NW Glisan St, Portland, OR 97209 $5 minimum donation 4:00 – 4:30 networking 4:30 – 5:30 presentation 5:30 – 6:00 questions Upcoming Events   For 14 months, Bradley […]

Rent Production Equipment From Deep Green Films

In the spring of 2008, Deep Green Films bought top of the line production equipment in order to shoot the feature length documentary “Deep Green­­­­—Solutions to Stop Global Warming Now.”  Deep Green Films invested in the purchase of a Sony HDW F900R camera, Sony PMW-EX1 camera, Fujinon lenses, an HDCAM tape deck, a Sanyo HD […]

OMPA Roundup: The State of the Industry

OMPA and industry members speak up on where media production is at in Oregon, and where it’s going! Wednesday, June 15th 6:30pm doors – 7:00pm program Scottish Rite Center 709 SW 15th Ave, Portland At SW Morrison on the MAX Line Free Admission RSVP below Sponsors:  Tonkon Torp LLC Gales Creek Insurance Services Candice Jackson, […]