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Baker’s Place On Oregon’s Film Trail

January 3, 2023 / Oregon Film
Logo for the movie Party Quest

My name’s Tristian: I had an idea!

January 3, 2023 / Tristian Spillman

GUNDERMANN (Gundermann)

January 3, 2023 / Yvonne Behrens

PARIS CALLIGRAMMES (Paris Calligrammes)

January 3, 2023 / Yvonne Behrens

LIFE ON TAPE (Bilder (m)einer Mutter)

January 2, 2023 / Yvonne Behrens

Job Opening at Filmed by Bike Film Festival

December 12, 2022 / Filmed by Bike

Vision Stages: Bring Your Vision to Life

November 25, 2022 / Oregon Film

China Forbes to Release New Solo Material

September 7, 2022 / Oregon Film

Willamette Writers Fall Programming Begins!

August 31, 2022 / Oregon Film

BendFilm Announces Feature Films in Competition

August 25, 2022 / Oregon Film

Portland-Based Filmmakers Are At It Again

July 27, 2022 / Alice Wells

Resources for Oregon Businesses

Mind Your Media Business

To all emerging, start-up and established businesses out there, don’t forget about the many resources that are readily available throughout the state to help you flourish, no matter what phase of business you are in.  We have rounded some up for you here:

http://oregonfilm.org/resources/smallbusiness/ and would welcome and comments, suggestions or additions you may have.

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PDC posts RFP for Video Production Services

The Portland Development Commission (PDC) is seeking competitive proposals from qualified firms to provide Video Production Services, as outlined in RFQ #09-36.

PDC contact person for this RFQ is Larry Wright at (503) 823-3328 or [email protected]

For more information and to view all PDC contracting opportunities, visit:

http://www.pdc.us/login/welcome.asp

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"Leverage" is Back!

Leverage

“Leverage” is back!  And they are bigger than before!  Season 3 of “Leverage” has begun principal photography and they are due to shoot sixteen episodes this year.  Word is that some local crew has been promoted this year and thanks to Lana Veenker’s “Boot Camp” earlier in the year, we hope to hear of even more local thugs cast in the show.  And for those “Leverage” fans, please be sure to check out the link below about the upcoming “Con-Con”!  March 19-21 at the Governor Hotel in Portland.

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FMYI (for my innovation) organizes customers’ video and film production, makes “A New Day” video of their own

Is your production information slipping through the cracks? Mine was. Then, my best friend from 3rd grade told me about a system he’d just created for Nike solving this exact problem. Together, we customized FMYI to handle the unique pressures of the production world. As a producer of nationally syndicated programs for over 10 years, I knew that creating television, film or new media has a seemingly endless number of moving pieces, making good communication within a team critical. With today’s tighter budgets and people working from dispersed locations production has become even more difficult.

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Pod27 Helps Redefine How Filmmakers Connect and Share with Stakeholders throughout the Production Lifecycle

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PORTLAND, Ore. – March 4, 2010Pod27, a leader in digital workflow management systems for the motion picture industry, today launched a major new version of its powerful Web-based film management application, Pod27.  With more than 100 features, Pod27 utilizes the latest cloud computing technology to help filmmakers better organize, share and connect during the production process.

New in this version of Pod27

  • Pod27 Mobile – access your workspace from any mobile device; optimized to work with touch screen technology, such as Apple’s iPhone or Google’s Android.
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Spydercam

Spydercam

Whether it’s dropping a camera off a 100 story building in New York City for “Spider-Man” or flying a camera over a waterfall in Mexico for “Apocalypto”, Spydercam is in the business of moving cameras.

Their innovative camera system utilizes winches, weights, cables, and computer software to move their cameras in ways that are fast, safe and extremely accurate.  With a camera system that can travel over any distance at up to 60 miles per hour, and move in any direction, they truly are the premiere suspended camera company in the industry today. 

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Featured Video: Portland, Oregon

Oh Stumptown…

A video to sell Portland. Tough. If you are familiar with the region, you know what an easy sell it is. Ohhh, but try condensing it into a 3:00-4:00 minute video. Sockeye has deep Portland roots—so it was a labor of love. After 15 months of shooting at countless locations, and 80 hours of footage they clearly left a lot on the cutting room floor.

The goal was to show the evolution of Portland. Sure people know it is green, western and outdoorsy.

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The Oregon Media Production Association

OMPA

On behalf of the crew, equipment providers, and post production services available to serve your business in Oregon, we welcome you and thank you for considering producing in our state. If you aren’t already aware, OMPA publishes the SourceOregon.com directory, online at www.SourceOregon.com, where you will find a list of personnel and resources, all of which are vetted for professional experience.  Both the Governor’s Office of Film & Television and the OMPA will gladly provide hard copies of the SourceOregon.com

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@Large Films, Inc.

By Julianana Lukasik, Owner/Director @Large Films

@Large

@Large Films, Inc. is an award-winning, national, fully integrated production company based in Portland, Oregon. Our clients include Nintendo, Ubi Soft, Nike, Adidas, and Peter Piper Pizza, as well as many other national and regional companies.

We have had great success at marketing Portland as a reason to work with @Large Films. There are many reasons why an advertising agency or corporation would consider shooting in Portland; and a few of them may surprise you.

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