Our local industry has been snagging headlines lately with features in Oregon Business and on the PDX Executive Podcast. Hear from OMPA Executive Director Lisa Cicala and Oregon Film Executive Director Tim Williams on the state of the industry.
Oregon-made Timmy Failure is set to premiere at Sundance Film Festival in the kids program. Congrats to all the local crew involved in creating the Disney feature!
A round of applause to Aimee Lynn Barneburg who is one of two candidates chosen as the Independent Filmmakers Project’s 2020 Rotterdam Lab Fellows.
Shrill and Documentary Now! Made the list of NPR’s Favorite TV Shows of 2019. Congrats to the many local professionals who worked on the two hit series!
Pop culture aficionado Andy Cohen gets animated in his upcoming series, The Andy Cohen Diaries. ShadowMachine co-founders Alex Bulkley and Corey Campodonico have signed on to produce.
The Netflix documentary short, Fire in Paradise, produced by Gary Kout, has been shortlisted for an Oscar.
The Academy-qualifying documentary short Sole Doctor is now available on Amazon Prime. Editor Anthony Orkin and Sound Recordist Paul Dillon worked on the film.
Pro Photo Supply earned a shout-out in Willamette Week’s “Leaders of the Portland Commons” article, recognizing “exceptional Portland Businesses” that are giving back to the community in creative ways.
A sign commemorating the fishing trip scene in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest will be added to the Oregon Film Trail in Depoe Bay on Thursday.