Oscar Watch Party

Come hang out with other film lovers and watch the 2019 Oscars live.

The Oscars are one of the movie industry’s premier award shows

Portland Film Festival staff and volunteers will be on hand to talk about the exciting plans for the 2019 Festival as well as local film happenings and films events.

There will be free movie passes, prizes and surprises!

This is a great opportunity to catch up with “festival friends” and see if your favorite actors and movies take home the Oscar.

Come anytime and invite your friends.

Date: Sunday Feb 24
Red Carpet:4:00 pm
Ceremony: 5:00 pm until ??
Place: Yurs Restaurant
Address: 717 Northwest 16th Avenue
*** Food and drink available for purchase from Yurs.

RSVP not required but appreciated.



Less than 2 days left for film entry—submit your film by July 2, 2024, Midnight PST.

The Portland Film Festival established itself as one of Portland’s first indie film non-profits, founded in 2013 with Portland’s first movie meetup, the Portland Film Club. Its hundreds of screenings, events, education programs, and community partnerships provide a remarkable experience for our diverse audience to connect with filmmakers working across genres and forms.

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