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Oregon Film is Hiring!

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

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Due to a retirement, Oregon Film is seeking a Project Manager to begin work through our Portland office in March of 2022. We are looking for someone who has strong relational, communication, and research skills. The ideal applicant has the demonstrated ability to balance multiple complex problems, details and personalities. This position is tasked with […]

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#OregonMade “Pinocchio” Coming To Netflix Later This Year

Monday, January 24, 2022

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Netflix has released an official teaser trailer for the upcoming #OregonMade “Pinocchio” directed by filmmaker Guillermo del Toro and Mark Gustafson.  This stop-motion animated musical features Ewan McGregor, David Bradley, and Gregory Mann, and other cast includes Finn Wolfhard, Cate Blanchett, John Turturro, Ron Perlman, Tim Blake Nelson, Burn Gorman, Christoph Waltz, and Tilda Swinton. […]

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#OregonMade Film Series at The Hollywood Theatre: “Zero Effect”

Monday, January 24, 2022

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Bill Pullman plays Daryl Zero, the self-described “greatest private investigator in the world,” with Ben Stiller as his lawyer side-kick trying to keep up with paramedic Kim Dickens. Portland plays a prominent role in this 1990’s caper centered around Timber Baron Ryan O’Neal having “lost his keys” and worrying about the contents of a safe […]

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American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA): Small & Independent Community Movie Theater Program Grant

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

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The first phase of applications for Business Oregon’s ARPA Live Event Recovery grant program will go live next Monday, January 24, at 8 am. The Small and Independent Community Movie Theaters Program is administered by Business Oregon, the state’s economic development agency. Business Oregon has been allocated American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Coronavirus State Fiscal […]

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Travel Oregon’s 2022 Scholarship To Support College students & Black, Indigenous, & People of Color

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

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Travel Oregon has opened up scholarship opportunities to attend the 2022 Governor’s Conference on Tourism specifically to encourage attendance from the BIPOC community. The Oregon Governor’s Conference on Tourism (ORGC) is the premier educational and information-sharing event in the state for tourism, hospitality, and economic development professionals. The 2022 ORGC will take place in person […]

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#OregonMade “Shrill” Nominated For GLAAD Media Award!

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

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We are excited to see that #OregonMade “Shrill” has been honored by the GLAAD Media Awards with a nomination in the “Outstanding Comedy Series” category. The GLAAD Media Awards, “honor media for fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues. Since its inception in 1990, the GLAAD Media Awards have grown to be […]

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Got Content? Thinking About Submitting To A Festival?

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

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Do you have content that you have been thinking of entering into festivals? Film Festivals’ Deadlines is a comprehensive database of worldwide film festivals updated in real-time. “Nowadays the offer of festivals on the internet is so dispersed that we understand that you go nuts looking for the perfect festivals for your films. That’s why […]

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OAFG21 Winner – Short Film, “You Go Girl!” To Screen At Sundance

Saturday, December 11, 2021

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“You Go Girl” – the fourth annual Outdoor Adventure Film Grant– “Oregon’s Outdoors Are For Everyone” winner (OAFG21) – will be screening at Sundance! Filmmakers,  Shariffa Ali, Kamilah Long, Courtney Williams, and Adrian Aleas’ short film tells the story of Audrey, a New York City comedian who can make a joke of any situation, faces a […]

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#CreateResponsibly – Sign The Pledge – Follow The Guidelines – Be An Ambassador

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

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Calling All Creators to join the movement!  The Recreate Responsibly Coalition “aspires for everyone to have a holistic outdoor experience by advancing all aspects of responsible recreation: keeping yourself, others, and outdoor places safe; accessing outdoor benefits essential to the human experience; and building an outdoors for all through justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion To […]

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Bruce Willis Becomes #OregonMade in “Bandits” at the Hollywood Theatre

Friday, November 5, 2021

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What’s better than Bruce Willis in a ponytail or Cate Blanchett hitting Billy Bob Thornton with her silver Mercedes on Naito Parkway? Well, watching this turn-of-the-century comedy heist movie on a 35mm print for its 20th anniversary comes close. This December 15 at The Hollywood Theatre you can have it all in the next installment […]

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