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.



Industry Pass: Rush into everything #PDXFF15

Every year, more and more industry is coming to Portland Film Festival to make connections, see movies, attend workshops, panels and classes. This year, we are rolling out a pass exclusive to members of the film, television, internet and video industries—the industry pass and it’s now on sale!


Screenwriting Conference Pass on Sale Now

At the heart of every great film is a story—and screenwriting is its core. The Portland Film Festival has partnered with Willamette Writers Group, one of the West Coast’s oldest writing organizations, to offer a variety of educational opportunities.


Actor’s Conference Pass Now on Sale

Whether you’re a thespian on the verge of fame and fortune, or a diamond in the rough in search of your first acting break, the Portland Film Festival’s 2015 ACTOR’S PASS is now on sale.


Get your Portland Film Festival Pass Now

Early bird passes are now on sale for the 2015 Portland Film Festival, September 1-7, named one of the “25 coolest film festivals in the world,” by MovieMaker Magazine.


Film Festival Studies College Course

The 501 (c)(3) nonprofit arts organization that produces the Portland Film Festival is sponsoring a college level course available exclusively at Clackamas Community College’s Digital Media Communication’s course on Film Festival Studies.


Portland Makes Top 50 List

The Portland Film Festival is excited to announce its inclusion in the Moviemaker Magazine list of “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee.” 


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.