Portland Film Festival welcomes press coverage.

To receive press releases, request film stills / screeners or request accreditation to attend select PDXFF events, please email us your name, media outlet, sample(s) of previous film or arts coverage (PDFs or links to coverage posted online), and any specific interests you may have. Send emails to [email protected] (dot) com.

Press that has covered the Portland Film Festival include:

  • Entertainment Weekly
  • Paste Magazine
  • Indiewire
  • MovieMaker Magazine
  • Hammer to Nail
  • Filmmaker
  • Oregonlive
  • Oregonian
  • NPR
  • OPB
  • Travel Oregon
  • Travel Portland
  • Film Collossus
  • Portland Monthly Magazine
  • Willamette Weekly
  • Portland Mercury
  • GoLocalPDX
  • Katu
  • KGW
  • KOIN


EARLY BIRD DEADLINE—Submit Your Film by March 27th

Photo of Portland Film Festival audience

Submit your film to the Portland Film Festival before Midnight PST, Wednesday, March 27th to get the Early Bird submission fee. Prices go up, so don’t miss the cheapest price to submit now!

2018 Portland Film Festival Recap Video Released

2018 Portland Film Festival Recap Video Released presented by Comcast NBC Universal

The Portland Film Festival presented by Comcast NBC Universal has released a Video Recap of the 2018 Festival. It was held October 22nd to 28th, 2018. With over 18k attendees, volunteers and filmmakers in attendance, the Festival is one of the most attended film festivals in Oregon.

New Festival Dates & Early-Bird Passes on Sale Now

New Festival Dates for 2019 Portland Film Festival


Week-Long Event Showcases Independent Film

Portland Film Festival Makes Moviemaker Top 50

50 film festivals worth the entry fee: Portland Film Festival

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