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Announcing a Winner For The #OregonMade “Food Stories Grant”

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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With over 38,000 farms in Oregon, both large and small, growing more than 250 products from wheat and beef, to salmon and berries, there are many delicious reasons to make a stop somewhere on the road from the farm to the market. In fact, Oregon is the number one U.S. producer of blackberries, hazelnuts, peppermint, […]

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#OregonMade “Shrill” Season 2 To Premiere January 24th

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

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Hulu announced their the second season of “Shrill” (based on Lindy West’s bestselling 2016 memoir, Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman) will premiere January 24th, 2020 for 8 more episodes.  Aidy Bryant stars as Annie, “a fat young woman who wants to change her life — but not her body.” Here’s a description of what […]

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Four local film projects win 2019 Portland Post Production Grants

Thursday, October 24, 2019

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The Portland Film Office, in partnership with the #OregonMade Creative Foundation, has announced the recipients of its second Portland Post Production Grant Program.  Selected from a pool of twenty-seven applicants, four local filmmakers will receive $5,000 for their respective projects. The grant program is intended to support the professional development of local Portland filmmakers by […]

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Catch Up On The First 3 Episodes Of #OregonMade Facebook Series, “The Birch”

Thursday, October 17, 2019

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“The Birch” is a new #OregonMade original Facebook Watch Original web series starring, Xaria Dotson, Dempsey Bryk, and  Tommy Westmark.  The horror drama chronicles the frightening tale of, “a teenager seeking out the help of a monster who lives in the woods”and is based on the short film, ‘The Birch’ (2016). The original short had […]

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Oregon Film Trail Gets Two New Stops At Ecola State Park And Indian Beach

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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  Oregon Film Trail continues at Ecola State Park with two signs and a map panel that were installed last week and officially unveiled yesterday.  They honor Ecola State Park’s starring role as a location in Twilight, Point Break, The Goonies and Kindergarten Cop. The Oregon Film Trail is designed to showcase iconic and interesting […]

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Oregon Film Trail Continues In Salem

Monday, October 14, 2019

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Oregon Film Trail Continues in Salem! Two Oregon Film Trail signs were unveiled over the week end honoring Salem’s starring role as a location for “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest” (the honors being done by Oregon Museum of Mental Health Museum Curator, Megan Lallier-Barron and Dennie Brooks, Board Member.)  The signs mark two different […]

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“The Berlin Bride” to Premiere at Germany’s Hof International Film Festival

Friday, October 4, 2019

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Michael Bartlett’s Portland produced film “The Berlin Bride” will premiere at Germany’s Hof International Film Festival. Now in its 53rd year, Hof is one of the leading film fests in Germany and has become well-established as a platform for young German directors and is widely regarded as important arena for discovering new talents. Of equal […]

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#OregonMade Film Festival at the Bijou Cinema in Lincoln City in October

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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From October 25 through 31, the Bijou will celebrate films made in the Beaver State via its Oregon Made Film Festival, made possible through a grant from Explore Lincoln City. In support of the city’s goal of showing visitors that Lincoln City can be just as entertaining in the fall as in the summer – […]

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Get Your Applications Now in for the Portland Post-Production Grant

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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For the second year in a row, The Portland Film Office and Prosper Portland, in partnership with Oregon Made Creative Foundation (OMCF), invites local filmmakers to apply for funding designed to encourage the completion of a local feature-length project and position producers to build towards larger, more resourced productions. The Post-Production Film Grant Program supports […]

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The Portland Circuit Presents: “My Summer as a Goth” in November

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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The next installment in The Portland Circuit – a unique, local theatrical distribution program presented in conjunction with the Northwest Film Center, The Clinton Street Theatre, Cinema 21 and The Hollywood Theatre – is Tara Johnson-Medinger’s beautiful coming of age story: “My Summer as a Goth.” My Summer as a Goth is a story about […]

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