Ashland Independent Film Festival Announces Program Details

The Ashland Independent Film Festival has announced its lineup for the five-day, five-night festival April 6-10 in venues across Ashland. The 16th annual festival will give a nod to both the future and past with an exciting lineup that pays tribute to the roots of independent film, and new collaborations between film, art, and live […]

POWFest Celebrates 10 Years!

POWFest Celebrates 10 years of putting women directed films on screen with with BEWARE THE SLENDERMAN, THIS IS EVERYTHING: GIGI GORGEOUS, GUEST OF HONOR CHERYL DUNYE AND MORE, at this year’s festival. Portland, Oregon – February 16, 2017 – The Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival (POWFest) is pleased to announce the programming highlights of our […]

POWFest Monthly Presents Free Evening of Youth & POWGirls Movies Monday, May 30

Join us for a collection of youth-directed films! This collection has it all! Narrative, documentary, experimental, comedy, drama, horror AND the POWFest premiere of the two newest POWGirls Films! Who could ask for more?? The Line Up: Ear Buds ~ Directed by POWGirls The Night Shift ~ Directed by POWGirls Not Just a Tree ~ […]

POWGirls Announces Two Workshops for Summer 2016!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tara Johnson-Medinger, Executive Director POWFest / POWGirls [email protected] / 503.267.1126 POWGirls Announces two Workshops for Summer 2016!   POWGirls launched in March of 2014 and has hosted six successful workshops serving over 57 girls in the Portland Metro area.  Watch our past productions here. We are excited to announce our Summer 2016 […]

The 2016 POWFest Starts TODAY!

We are excited to see starting tonight at The Hollywood Theatre for the 9th Annual Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival! Buy a Festival Pass & Screening Tickets Daily POWFest Highlights Thursday March 3, 2016 7pm – The Armor of Light plays with local film, Sista in the Brotherhood 930pm – La Nina de Tacones Amarillos […]

POWFest Announces 2016 Woman of Honor – TWILIGHT Director Catherine Hardwicke

PORTLAND OREGON WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL (POWFEST) ANNOUNCES 2016 WOMAN OF HONOR – TWILIGHT DIRECTOR CATHERINE HARDWICKE   Portland, Oregon – February 4, 2016 – The Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival (a.k.a. POWFest) is pleased to announce this year’s guest of honor, award-winning director and gender equality advocate, Catherine Hardwicke, who will be in attendance throughout the […]

POWMonthly: LUNAFEST Comes to Portland on January 25, 7:00 pm at Clinton Street Theater.

LUNAFEST Comes to Portland on January 25,  7:00 pm at Clinton Street Theater. Established in 2000 by LUNA, the makers of the Whole Nutrition Bar for Women, LUNAFEST connects women, their stories and their causes through film. This traveling film festival, which will visit over 175 cities this season, spotlights the work of a diverse […]

POWGirls Announces 2016 Workshops Dates

POWGirls announces four workshops for 2016! Winter Workshop: INTRO WORKSHOP, January 22 + 28-31, 2016 Spring Break Workshop: MAKE A SILENT FILM, March 21-25, 2016 Summer Workshop I: ADVANCED WORKSHOP, July 25-29 + August 1-2, 2016 Summer Workshop II: INTRO WORKSHOP, August 8-12, 2016   POWGirls started in March 2014 as a weekend workshop for […]

POWFest in the Portland Mercury

Check out this great article on POWFest which is coming in March.