SUBMIT NOW: May 20th Submission Deadline

Shorts, features, documentaries, narratives, midnight madness, screenplays, transmedia, virtual reality and music videos are just a few categories with a May 20th deadline remaining for inclusion in the 2016 Portland Film Festival. 


Submit TODAY: Feb 5th Deadline for Submissions

Submit your project today—February 5th, 2016 is the final deadline for early bird savings. It won’t get any cheaper to submit your film to the Portland Film Festival.



5/22 Submission Deadline for Portland Film Festival

Shorts, features, documentaries, narratives, midnight madness, screenplays, transmedia, and music videos are just a few categories with two upcoming deadlines remaining for inclusion in the 2015 Portland Film Festival.


MUSICIANS: Apply to Showcase at PDXFF15

Artist applications for the 2015 Portland Film Festival are now open. Showcasing at PDXFF15 means performing in one of Portland’s famous live music venues, festival theaters, outdoor parks, rooftops and more


NOW OPEN: Transmedia Submissions for Storyworlds

The Portland Film Festival is now accepting submissions for Storyworlds, a program that highlights storytellers who create immersive narrative experiences that connect with audiences in new ways.


Programming Q&A with Portland Film Festival

We sat down with Executive Director of the Portland Film Festival, Josh Leake, and Director of Programming, Jason De Parrie-Turner, to talk to them about submitting to the festival, MovieMaker Magazine, called “one of the coolest film festivals in the world.”


NOW OPEN: Submissions for the 2015 Portland Film Festival

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.