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Off the Shelf: New Discs from the Portland International Film Festival

Good news for Portland International Film Festival (PIFF) fans! Long-awaited 2014 festival favorite Belle, previously only available on Blu-ray is finally out on DVD. After missing it in the theater, I’ve been waiting all year to see this British abolition-era period drama starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who quickly did a 180 to star as a pop diva in the recent Oscar-nominated film… 73 more words


PIFF at 38: One dud, one hit, one gem

What do China, Croatia and Cuba have in common?

Well, sure, all three countries have been ruled by Socialists or Communists.

But all three countries also produced films that I saw during this month’s… 705 more words


PIFF Previews #2

Here’s a second look at a few films screening at this year’s Portland International Film Festival. Hope you’ve been able to get out to see one of the 100+ feature length and short subject films they are bringing to the city this month. 422 more words


In the Know: Portland International Film Festival

For the next 2 weeks, if I’m not working or sleeping, chances are good that I’m in a theater. That’s because the Portland International Film Fest (PIFF) 473 more words


PIFF Previews #1

It’s that most wonderful time of the year when the NW Film Center takes over a smattering of movie theaters around the city to bring you engaging, thoughtful, weird, and heartbreaking cinema from across the globe. 815 more words

Film Review

Portland International Film Festival to Screen Giovanni's Island

The 38th Portland International Film Festival in Oregon will be screening Production I.G’s Giovanni’s Island on February 8 and February 10, 2015. Tickets are currently on sale for both screenings. 179 more words


Portland International Film Festival

New major festival dates on the U.S. West Coast – Portland International Film Festival will screen TITO ON ICE on two occasions:

Tito On Ice