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PIFF 2018: Science Fair

Science Fair Directed by Cristina Costantini & Darren Foster US, Documentary, 2017, 90 mins., in English, Portuguese, and German w/ English subtitles Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. directors in attendance, program concludes no later than 2pm) New Location: Regal Fox Tower, 846 SW Park Avenue at Taylor Themes & Subjects: Science/Technology, Education, Youth Competition Synopsis: Every year,

2019 Equipment Rental Special

The 2019 Rental Special is on-sale now! New this year: Sign up whenever you like – the Rental Special lasts one year from your sign up date Punch cards – one free with your Rental Special purchase, with additional cards available for $100 each (limited to the Rental Special member only) ARRI Alexa – you’ll

February 1, 2018: Animated Films of Joan Gratz

Animated Film of Joan Gratz Directed by Joan Gratz Various animated short films, in English. Director in attendance! Date: Thursday, February 1st Start time: 11:30am (groups can arrive to the theatre no earlier than 11am) End time: approx. 12:45pm (includes 55 min film program and 20 min director Q&A) Location: 1219 SW Park Ave. at the

Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin – Thursday, October 18th at 9:30am

Reservations are required in order to attend Global Classroom screenings. A reservation request must be made via the form below. Once you have completed the form, hit Submit. If your submission is successful, you will see the following message at the bottom of the page: “Your Global Classroom reservation request has been submitted.” Making the

2017 Northwest Filmmakers’ Summit – FREE

The Northwest Filmmakers’ Summit is a single day event featuring industry vendors showcasing the latest in filmmaking technologies, as well as panels and discussions on current topics in the independent film world. Coinciding with 44th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival, the Northwest Filmmakers’ Summit strives to be the pinnacle event for the film community in the region

Teens! Submit your short film to the 43rd Fresh Film Northwest

HOW TO ENTER Enter online using the form below. It is FREE to enter. Multiple entries are allowed but you must submit a separate online form for each. Each entry also needs its own unique link. Deadline is Friday, December 6th, 2019 11:59pm (PST). RULES & ELIGIBILITY Any young filmmaker between the ages of 13 and

44th NWFF Call for Entries

Submit your film to the 44th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival

Submission to the 44th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival is free via our online entry form below. Entry Information Eligibility: Permanent residents of Alaska, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington may submit two works of any length or genre released since January 1, 2015. Student entries (college and university only) must be from a school located

Low-cost Rental for Indie Filmmakers: Arri Alexa

Thanks to a very generous donation from our friends at Koerner Camera Systems, we are excited to offer this amazing low-cost resource to benefit the independent filmmaking community. The Alexa is a top of the line digital cinema camera designed for feature films and high-end commercial productions. It is universally known and coveted by cinematographer’s and directors for it’s tonal

America’s First Foodie: The Incredible Life of James Beard

Portland, Oregon is known as the foodie capital of America, crawling with farm-to-table restaurants and food carts aplenty. But, before Portland’s secret was discovered by the world, James Beard was cultivating everything that Portland had to offer. Born in 1903, Beard paved the way for culinary arts around the world using local and sustainable Pacific