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Collaborating With Your Editor/Animator

This class will establish a common vocabulary between directors/producers/project managers and editors/animators. Producer/editor Tracy Dethlefs and editor/animator Goldie Jones discuss basic post-production terminology and asset needs, as well as how to streamline communication about creative concepts, providing detailed and specific feedback, working with small budgets, and meeting tight deadlines. Rather than focusing on the technical, […]

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Women in Film Seattle Presents Media Delivery Systems & Distribution Workshop

Our neighbors to the north, Women in Film Seattle, have partnered with Reel Grrls (a non-profit organization dedicated to providing media education to underprivileged girls) to present a workshop that may be of interest to WIF PDX members! Media Delivery Systems & Distribution with Gretchen Burger is a primer on video compression, providing students with […]

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2-Day Intensive Camera Workshop hosted by NPMTC

The North Portland Multimedia Training Center is hosting a 2-day intensive camera workshop on April 20th and May 5th. Students learn to record oral interviews using professional equipment and state of the art techniques: basic storyboarding and scripting; conducting an interview in the field; learning the fundamentals of field lighting, audio, and camcorder operation; and […]

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Congratulations Sarah Shapiro on her short film “Sequin Raze”!

2012 Women in Film PDX Faerie Godmother Production Grant recipient Sarah Gertrude Shapiro screens her short film “Sequin Raze” in the prestigious New Directors/New Films series at MoMA, at the end of this month. Included in the “Shorts II” program, “Sequin Raze” portrays a reality-show contestant trying to protect herself from the psychological onslaught of […]

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Support Women in Film at POWFest 2013

We wanted to encourage you to attend POW Fest (Portland Women’s Film Festival) this year, March 7-10 at the Hollywood Theatre! This year’s POW Fest features an amazing program with director Penelope Spheeris (WAYNE’S WORLD, BEVERLY HILLBILLIES, SUBURBIA) as this year’s Guest of Honor. Quite a few of our own WIF members are showing work […]

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We’re giving out $$$ for women filmmakers!

WIF-PDX is now accepting applications for the 2012 Faerie Godmother Production Grant! Deadline for RECEIPT of complete mailed applications is July 31, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. Application and full grant guidelines available at: About the WIF-PDX / Faerie Godmother Production Grant The purpose of the WIF-PDX/FG Production Grant is to support women working in […]