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Jan

18

Welcoming Dan Mankin to NW Doc

Dear Friends of NW Doc,  I am very excited and pleased to join NW Documentary at this transition period spanning the time between the wonderful work Ian has done here and setting the stage for a new era at NW Doc!  My background is in the arts: I have run a circus in the Bay […]

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Jan

17

Spring classes are here!

NW Documentary is now registering for Spring Classes. In addition to our core DIY Workshop program which features DIY Documentary, Editing 101 (Final Cut and Premiere) and Camera & Lighting, NW Documentary is excited to add two classes on new and emerging topics in independent film. Our Mobile Filmmaking: Tools that Fit in your Pocket […]

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Jan

17

A Personal Letter from our Founding Director

Thousand Mile Journeys A personal letter from Founding Director, Ian McCluskey Dear friends, 2017 is a year of change for NW Documentary. Perhaps the biggest change yet on this amazing journey. It is with a bittersweet joy that I am shifting my role at NW Documentary. This January, I will transition my role as Executive Director/Artistic […]

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Nov

23

Fundraising and Film: Cracking the Nut

It’s fundraising season! Everyone has ideas for their dream film project. But how do you fund it using your social network? In this panel event, 3 filmmakers will share their experience of funding feature-length projects through Kickstarter and individual fundraising events. Topics include best practices for crowdfunding platforms, how to coordinate and promote a successful […]

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Nov

23

Holiday Celebration Party

Come celebrate the turning of the season with us! Join us on Thursday, December 8th for food, drinks and live entertainment from musician Pete Kreb at our Media Center at 6 NE Tillamook Street from 5-8pm. Parking is available in the front of our building. We look forward to seeing you there! Join the Facebook […]

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Nov

23

End of Year Homegrown!

Homegrown DocFest, is a compelling showcase of vibrant short documentaries produced by new filmmakers of NW Documentary and screened at the Clinton Street Theater. Past Homegrowns have featured stories of wanderlust globetrotters, gender-bending ballerinas, ardent Timbers fans, emotional cartography and more. Join us for our premiere showing at the Clinton Theater and meet the filmmakers. […]

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