2016 Portland Film Festival

2016 Portland Film Festival, Portland, Oregon #pdxnow #pdx #filmfestival

The 2016 Portland Film Festival has been scheduled for August 29th to September 5th, 2016

STATUS: We are currently accepting submissions for films, transmedia projects and screenplays. Our event coordinators are also busy planning parties, events and workshops. We will announce the festival schedule in late June. Passes will start to go on sale in May. Tickets will start to go on sale in the late June. If you have any suggestions for the festival, locations to pitch or ideas to help improve our celebration of film, we’re happy to listen. Contact us.


Submissions Now Accepted:

Submit your film to the 2016 Portland Film Festival

Submit your screenplay to the 2016 Portland Film Festival

Submit your workshop or event to the 2016 Portland Film Festival


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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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