Moon Tribe Studios Completes Principal Photography for "Population 2"

Portland's Shanghai tunnel used as a location in "Population 2."

Directed by Gil Luna, Produced by Gil Luna, Jonathan Stark, Golightly Films, Timothy Schneider. “Population 2” is a new and exciting independent film shot at historic places in Oregon. The production just finished principal photography at three of Oregon’s most historic locations; The Gordon House (designed and built by Frank Lloyd Wright), The Shanghai Tunnels and the soon to be torn down Fairview Hospital in Salem.

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Extras Casting Call: TNT's "Leverage"


Oregon’s busiest extras casting company, EXTRAS ONLY, is still currently casting all the extras, featured extras, stand-ins and photo doubles for the third season of TNT’s hit TV series, LEVERAGE.

We are hiring thousands of real-people and professional extras from our database who are getting paid to be background actors on a hit prime time show. It’s a great opportunity to make some extra money and have fun being involved in the process.

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Interesting Article on the Future of Independent Film

We don’t usually post articles or information relating to the film industry outside of Oregon, but I thought this article was thought provoking.  The Wrap is a pretty decent website covering the happenings within the industry and unlike Variety – the site is free!  Don’t be fooled by the negative connotations behind the “failings of the film industry”.  A lot of what Ted Hope has to say in the article is thought provoking and relevant to all you filmmakers out there in Oregon.  Continue reading... “Interesting Article on the Future of Independent Film”

The Archaeology Channel

May 18-22, 2010, The Archaeology Channel International Film and Video Festival

Exploring the human cultural legacy on screen!

Five days of juried films and videos on archaeological and indigenous topics:
Awards Reception Saturday evening, May 22
Ticket package prices available only by calling direct to the Ticket Office. Phone 541-682-5000.
Individual Festival session tickets available online at the Hult Center Ticket Office.
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Sprout Film Festival in Eugene, Oregon

There are many talented movie makers out there and a growing number of those individuals are people with disabilities.  Full Access is an agency in Oregon that helps provide services to people with disabilities.  Each year, for the past three, Full Access has brought the Sprout Film Festival to Eugene, Oregon as a way of educating the public. Take a look at this video to see why.

2010 Sprout Film Festival
Thursday, May 13th 5:30-9:00pm
at The Studio at the Hult Center
Tickets: $27 for Reception & Films or $12 for Films only
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ABC has a New Weight Loss Show that has Taken Transformation to a New Level!



3Ball Productions, the producer behind some of television’s most transformational programs, is producing a new weight loss show for men and women who have at least 200lbs to lose. This time around, we are bringing the trainer to you!  If you’re ready to try and lose that weight and you need inspiration to show up at your door, then come be a part of what could be the most remarkable transformation of your life. Continue reading... “ABC has a New Weight Loss Show that has Taken Transformation to a New Level!”

Trailer for First iOPIF Project Now Online

The Brothers Freeman (Todd and Jason to most of you) have completed a trailer for their most recent project Wake Before I Die .  Wake Before I Die was the first iOPIF project to go through the process.  Be sure to check out the trailer and spread the word about the film.  The trailer says the release of the film is slated for this summer so be on the lookout for more information! Continue reading... “Trailer for First iOPIF Project Now Online”

Creative Connect

Creative Connect – May 11th 6pm-8pm

If you came last month, you know how fun it is.  If you missed it, this is the ONE to introduce yourself to! The Governor’s Office of Film & Television and Option Model & Management are co-hosting at their mutual headquarters on the fourth floor of the Eastbank Commerce Center. Take the opportunity to meet fellow creatives from all fields over nosh and vino.

No agendas, no fee, just fun.
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Feature Film made in Rogue Valley Opens at Ashland Theatre

Calvin Marshall opens this Friday, April 30th at the Varsity Theater in Ashland.

One of the largest film productions shot entirely in Southern Oregon,”Calvin Marshall,” an independent baseball comedy, stars Steve Zahn, Alex Frost and Michelle Lombardo, along with many recognizable stars from the big and small screen, including Jane Adams. Diedrich Bader, Abraham Benrubi and many others. Continue reading... “Feature Film made in Rogue Valley Opens at Ashland Theatre”