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Portland International Film Festival (PIFF)

Portland International Film Festival (PIFF) Screens Oscar Nominees

As most of you know, the Oscar nominees were announced yesterday including Gus Van Sant's Milk. The Portland International Film Festival kicks off early next month, and will be screening several nominees. From Jessica/NW Film: The 32nd Portland International Film Festival Screens Oscar Nominees The 32nd Portland International Film Festival (PIFF) will provide Portland audiences […]

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Portland Events & Parties This Weekend | December 18, 19, 20, 21

There are going to be quite a few good events going on this weekend in Portland. We'll add some more on Friday. Thursday, December 18 Portland Karaoke: Get to Know Your KJ | Chopsticks Express Roots Brewery: Epic Ale Release Party | Works of Ezra "Samurai Artist" Meetin Portland Mingler at Blitz Bar | December 18 Art Spark […]

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Grindhouse Film Festival, Hollywood Theater, Portland, Oregon

The Grindhouse Trailer Spectacular: Hollywood Theater | November 25

The Grindhouse Trailer Spectacular! will probably going to be a packed house. I've been to a couple, and they were both full. Seriously, what else better can be happening in Portland on Tuesday night?  I think nothing. From Dan at Grindouse Film Festival: I can't recommend this enough.  Film critic Aaron Mesh attended last time […]

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the astonished man, portland, oregon

The Astonished Man Portland Film Premier Tonight | Clinton St Theater

Another great Saturday event in the PDX. If you like more traditional movies over the “adult film” kind (or both), you have a great option to support local work tonight at Clinton St Theater. Information from Jason Freeman, Writer/Director: “The Astonished Man” will be premiering Saturday November 22nd at the Clinton Street Theater in Portland, […]

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Milk movie Premier, Arlene Schnitzer, Portland, Oregon

Review: Portland (Harvey) Milk Movie Premier Event at Arlene Schnitzer

By Saundra Sorenson It was fitting that the red carpet premiere of Gus Van Sant’s Milk opened with a riotous performance by March Fourth, a group of cabaret-inspired high school marching band refugees (and the requisite color guard hula girls and be-stilted cheerleaders), for, as visiting author John Hodgman put it at last week’s Wordstock, […]

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Matt McCormick, Portland Filmmaker

Matt McCormick: Portland State University Monday Night Lectures | October 27

These Monday Night lectures are a great service by the people at Portland State. Here is this Monday's info: Matt McCormick is a 34-year-old artist and filmmaker, residing in Portland, OR, whose work blurs the lines between documentary and experimental filmmaking. McCormick has made several award winning short films in recent years, including contributions to […]

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Oregon Manifest party | W+K | Banned Filmed By Bike Movies | October 10th

On Friday night, Wieden+Kennedy is hosting a party for the Oregon Manifest bike show.  Expect beer, music, bike films, and men in spandex. About the Oregon Manifest bike show: OREGON MANIFEST is the collective vision of Portland, Oregon's cycling and creative communities, who've come together to dream up and develop the most original, spirited and […]

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PLGFF - Portland Lesbian Gay Film Festival

That's a Wrap; Another Successful PLGFF has Come and Gone

By Peter Hermes, Wideshot Studios The Portland Lesbian and Gay Film Festival wrapped up its 12th year Saturday night, ending a week of film screenings and parties around PDX.  The PLGFF, a partner of Film Action Oregon, is an annual film festival featuring high quality gay-themed feature, documentary, and short films from around the world.  […]

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May 9-11: Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould

From PSU Film Committee: Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould (1993 Francois Girard) FORMAT:  35mm Film RUNTIME:  98 mins WHEN: Ã‚ Ãƒâ€š Ãƒâ€š  May 9 & 10 at 7 and 9:30pm May 11 @ 3pm WHERE: Ã‚ Ãƒâ€š  5th Ave Cinema, 510 SW Hall St. @ PSU ADMISSION: Ã‚  Free for PSU Students, Faculty and Staff with ID; $2 for Other […]

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