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Sep

27

Interview with Bryan Nelson, DIY Documentary Filmmaker

Bryan Nelson is a science and environment journalist based in Portland, OR. Last spring Bryan signed up for DIY Documentary and made his first film “Niqi”, the story of a transgender woman with a passion and talent for ballet. His film has been well received and was aired on OPB’s Oregon Lens series.  We talked with […]

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Aug

29

Back from Camp: Doc Explorers 2016

For the past decade I have had a (not so secret) agenda: get city kids out into nature, put digital filmmaking tools into their hands, and in the process, get them to: 1) explore nature; 2) gain knowledge and appreciation of the natural world; 3) have fun, work collaboratively, and create lifelong memories. Happy to […]

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Aug

23

Now Registering for Fall Classes!

NW Doc has a new lineup of  fall classes and you may register today! In addition to hosting our core DIY courses, we will be introducing a Fundraising and Film panel, and one time Connecting with Customers using Online Video class. Topics covered in the Fundraising and Film panel include, crowdfunding platforms, individual fundraising events, and how to leverage […]

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Aug

09

Interview with Filmmaker Ian Clark

Ian Clark is a Portland based filmmaker and member of NW Documentary. He is the founder of  Eastern Oregon Film Festival, and curated the Filmfort program for two years. He recently edited two projects here at NW Documentary, including his newest film A Morning Light that premiered at the 2015 Torino Film Festival, and The […]

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Jul

07

Musicmakers and Film- An evening of discussion and networking

NW Documentary hosts an exciting new networking event for musicians and filmmakers July 21 from 6-8:30 at NW Documentary’s Media Center, 6 NE Tillamook St. Event Description: Music and film make the perfect match but musicians and filmmakers don’t always find each other in time for the right project. At this event we will bring […]

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Jun

20

Finding Funds for your Film Workshop Series

NW Documentary is hosting a three-part series: Finding Funds for your Film on July 17 from 11-7 p.m. The first workshop, led by Lydia Smith, Director of Walking the Camino, focuses on Fundraising Events and how you can create a compelling event that will encourage people to contribute to your film. The Grant Funded Film […]

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