Friday the 13th: Punch & Popcorn Volunteer Kick-off Party

Held this Friday on Friday the 13th, in honor of
our volunteers and one of our favorite holidays, please
join us for this kick-off party where we will discuss
your creative ideas for this year’s festival while enjoying
blood red punch, popcorn, nibbles and cult classic film,
Friday the 13th projected!

This event is open to past volunteers and friends, as well as those interested in volunteering at this year’s festival.



NOW OPEN: Submissions for the 2023 Portland Film Festival

Portland Film Festival


Filmmakers, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for. The Portland Film Festival is now accepting submissions for 2023. We are looking for good films with compelling stories. Do you have any suggestions? Please submit your narrative features, documentaries, shorts of all kinds, transmedia, web series, student films, TikToks, Reels, music videos, and more.

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Photos of a vibrant audience watching movies at Portland Film Festival.

Get the inside scoop on all film premieres and fun at the 2023 Portland Film Festival presented by Comcast. This year’s Festival, held October 12th – 16th, will take place both in-person and virtually. And for Comcast customers, you will get exclusive access through cutting-edge technology by simply saying “Portland Film Festival” in your Xfinity or Flex voice remote.