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City Baby Features Fashion

Local film City Baby dresses its characters in cool threads from Portland designers and boutiques.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/22/2013


Q&A: David Morgan & Cora Benesh from 'City Baby'

A pair of novice filmmakers debut with a feature about Portland ennui, bands, and pretty girls.

  • By Sam Coggeshall
  • Published 05/20/2013


Tiffany's Meets Great Gatsby

The jewelry institution designs Jazz Age baubles for the new Gatsby remake.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/14/2013


Q&A: Cult Star Mink Stole on Working with John Waters and Divine

Portland’s queer doc fest opens with the provocative film 'I Am Divine' on May 16, and Stole, Divine’s onscreen nemesis, dishes on the legendary drag queen and his director in advance of coming to town.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 04/13/2013


PDX Int'l Film Fest Preview

PIFF kicks off two-weeks and 135 films tonight, and we wade in for some picks and previews.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 02/07/2013


Sedaris Goes To Sundance

The highly acclaimed humorist is a reluctant movie subject—until the Oregon-filmed 'C.O.G.'

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 01/23/2013


Review: Promised Land

Despite the dreamy reunion of Oscar winners Gus Van Sant and Matt Damon, this story of redemption is one we've all seen before.

  • By Sam Coggeshall
  • Published 01/09/2013


5 Questions for Buoy Director Steve Doughton

The ballsy film recently won the Northwest Filmmakers' Festival's narrative feature award and opens at Hollywood Theatre on Wednesday.

  • By Naomi Marshall
  • Published 11/26/2012

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Win Tickets to David Lynch's Blue Velvet

Portland Monthly and Tonkin FIAT screen Lynch's 1986 cult film to benefit local arts school Northwest Academy on Nov. 13

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 11/08/2012

Mapping Portland Film

NW Filmmakers' Fest Preview and Master Chart

We talk with the NW Film Center's festival director about what's in store—and what's not to be missed. The fest runs Nov. 9–18.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 11/08/2012


Halloweekend Roundup

13 spooky shows and dance parties that will have you shaking.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 10/25/2012


Slide Show: Portland's Film Family Tree

The work of Portland filmmakers has appeared everywhere from the big screen to Michael Jackson music videos to MOMA. Here's a sample.

  • Published 10/19/2012


Portland Film Family Tree

Mapping the connections that make Portland one of the country’s greatest indie film towns

  • By Anne Richardson
  • Published 10/16/2012


Semper Film

Gary Mortensen brings images of wars past and present to life.

  • By Kristen Hall-Geisler
  • Published 08/22/2012


Twilight’s Portland Premiere

The movie version of _Twilight_, Stephenie Meyer’s vampire book series, opened nationwide on Friday. Scads of Portland locals worked on and acted in the film, which was filmed here earlier this year. Before you get your tickets, flip through our slideshow

  • Published 07/24/2012


Hollywood Knights

Phil Knight famously made a fortune as a founder of Nike. Now the shoe king and his son Travis are vying for a foothold in the super-competitive world of filmmaking with a cartoon girl named Coraline.

  • By Tom McNichol
  • Published 07/24/2012


Movie House Magic

Our Favorite Local Theaters

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 07/24/2012


Meet Your Makers

The members of our favorite local rock band, Blitzen Trapper. Meet the newest stars of stage, screen, and sculpture.

  • By Bart Blasengame, John Chandler, and Martha Calhoon
  • Published 07/24/2012


Adrienne Barbeau

Her 45-year career has taken her from Broadway to primetime television, where she starred as a divorced mom on Norman Lear’s acclaimed 1970s sitcom _Maude_. But Adrienne Barbeau will forever be known as a fan-boy sex symbol thanks to her bold, buxom roles

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 07/24/2012


The Lost World of Gus Van Sant’s My Own Private Idaho

Keanu Reeves, River Phoenix, Gus Van Sant, and Portland, 20 years later

  • By Ryan Donaldson
  • Published 09/21/2011
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