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Apr

09

May’s DocTalk with John Waller

Filmmaker John Waller will be discussing his latest film Mending the Line on WWII veteran and legendary fly-fisherman Frank Moore, the lessons learned in its production, and their successful $50K crowd-funding campaign through Indiegogo. John is the principle and executive producer of Uncage the Soul Productions, a production studio based in Portland, Oregon. John has spent […]

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Mar

15

April’s “Pitch Night” at NW Doc

Have an idea of a documentary? Already working on a doc? Want to share some footage? April’s Doc Talk will be a rapid-fire forum that allows each filmmaker 5 minutes to pitch their documentary or show in-process footage. We’ll then spend 10 minutes providing our thoughts and constructive criticism to help you work through your ideas. 7 presentations […]

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Mar

10

March’s Doc Talk with Andy Blubaugh

Andy Blubaugh’s experimental documentaries have screened at over 100 venues worldwide, including the Sundance, Edinburgh, and Seattle International Film Festivals, among others. He is the recipient of fellowships from the Tribeca Film Institute and the Oregon Arts Commission, and was identified as one of “25 New Faces of Independent Film” by Filmmaker Magazine. He will be […]

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Mar

10

The Creative Process

  Have you ever wondered what a feature-length documentary film looks like at the half-way point of its completion? Here at NW Documentary it looks like this. After countless hours of volunteer help with transcribing and translating, we created a “paper cut” of our film-in-progress Les Voyageurs Sans Trace, ready for its next edit. We look […]

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Feb

10

Doc Talk with Rob Tyler and Adrienne Leverette

This month we are joined by Northwest natives Rob Tyler and Adrienne Leverette who will screen their short documentary, Nemo, and discuss the making of this dreamy and thought-provoking film. The filmmakers have collaborated on a unique collection of documentaries: Honky Tonk Dirt (2001), A Thing of Wonder (2002), The Beautiful and the Fine (2004). […]

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Jan

07

DocTalk with Courtney Hermann

Join us Sunday, 1/19, for the first DocTalk of 2014. Courtney Hermann, an award-winning independent documentary filmmaker, will discuss her work and process of documentary filmmaking. Courtney’s most recent independent films include Crying Earth Rise Up (in-progress), Standing Silent Nation, chronicling the Lakota Indians’ struggle against the US Drug Enforcement Administration, which screened on PBS’s […]

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