An online gathering of regional filmmakers holding conversations around COVID-19.
We invite you to join us in closing out our series of Portland Book Festival partner programs with the Northwest Film Center & Literary Arts Zoom Happy Hour on Friday, November 20, at 4 p.m. (PST) with award-winning writer Charles Yu (Interior Chinatown) and Director of the Northwest Film Center and Curator of Film and New Media at the Portland Art Museum, Amy Dotson for an in-depth discussion on telling stories and sustaining creativity across multiple platforms.
For more information on how to join our Film and New Media Happy Hour please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Film and New Media Happy Hour September 19, 2020 | Film Distribution in the Age of COVID-19
Film and New Media Happy Hour August 7, 2020 | Inclusive Screenwriting Special Guests: Ashwini Prasad, Randall Jahnson, David Poulshock, Rebeca Alamo Gonzalez and KatMeow Garcia.
Film and New Media Happy Hour July 17, 2020 | Conversation with the producers of First Cow. Special Guests: Anish Savjani and Neil Kopp.
June 11, 2020 | Addressing Racial Biases in the Creative Community | Special guests Annie Tonsiengsom, Kanani Koster, Serita Wesley, Dru Holley, and Fran Bittakis.
May 29, 2020 | New Opportunities in VR & Experiential Storytelling | Michel Reilhac, Filmmaker, Experiential Artist and Head of VR, Venice Biennale and René Pinnell, CEO & Designer, K A L E I D O S C O P E.
May 15, 2020 | Special Guests: Alex Bulkley SHADOWMACHINE and Sarah Serata, Producer, Wendell and Wild.
May 8, 2020 | cdavid cottrill (IATSE Local 488, Studio Mechanics of the Pacific Northwest) and Michelle Damis, President of Portland local SAG-AFTRA.
May 1, 2020 | Patty Brebner, Director of Wieden + Kennedy Studios // JOINT and David Cress, television and film producer (Shrill and Portlandia).
April 24, 2020 | Josh Welsh, President, Film Independent
April 17, 2020 | Vivian Hua from the Northwest Film Forum, Todd Looby from BendFilm and Chelsea Smith – FilmFort/TreeFort