De Parrie-Turner Takes Over Programming Reigns

Jason de Parrie-Turner

With the departure of former Director of Programming, Don Andrews, to shoot and develop his TV series pilot, “The Winnebago Man” in New Mexico, long-time festival volunteer and “Encore IndieFilm Showcase” Director and Founder, Jason de Parrie-Turner is stepping up to fill the vacancy.

Festival Leadership Meeting & Planning Retreat

Festival Leadership Meeting & Planning Retreat

The Portland Film Festival is holding a leadership meeting and planning retreat on March 24th at 6:30PM. Named one of the “coolest film festivals of the world” by MovieMaker Magazine, the festival is Oregon’s largest cinematic event that focuses on the art and business of filmmaking.

NOW OPEN: Submissions for the 2015 Portland Film Festival

2015 Portland Film Festival, Portland, Oregon - September 1-7, 2015


Filmmakers, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for. The Portland Film Festival is looking for some good films with compelling stories for submission. Do you have any suggestions? Please submit your narrative features, documentaries, shorts of all kinds, transmedia, web series, student films and more.