DisOrient Film Fest Celebrates 9 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — The DisOrient Asian American Film Festival is celebrating its ninth year starting Thursday. The event will run through this Sunday at Bijou Art Cinemas and the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Organizers say the social-justice film fest looks to unsettle and overturn pervasive stereotypes of Asians and Asian-Americans, just one of the … Continue reading »

Cinema Pacific Film Festival Lineup

EUGENE, Ore. — Some exciting news for movie lovers in the area. The University of Oregon’s Cinema Pacific Film Festival announced its lineup for this year’s event. The fifth annual festival includes two different competitions for film makers. The director says big names in the industry from all over the world will attend. “I think … Continue reading »

Cinema Pacific Film Festival Concludes

EUGENE, Ore. — Sunday was the sixth and final day of the Cinema Pacific Film Festival. This year marked the fourth annual festival that celebrates some of the film-making talent in Oregon. The event attracts some of the biggest names in the film industry, including writers of Oscar-nominated films. The festival’s director says the event provides an experience … Continue reading »

Students Compete in 72-Hour Film Project

EUGENE, Ore. — Students at the University of Oregon are participating in a film-making competition as part of the Cinema Pacific Film Festival this weekend. While films are playing at different theaters around town this weekend, 36 students are busy making short films. It’s called the Adrenaline Film Project. During the competition students have 72-hours … Continue reading »

UO Unveils Film Fest Plans

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon unveiled plans for its 4th annual Cinema Pacific Film Festival Wednesday. It will include 28 events, including lectures from screen writers of Oscar-nominated films. The festival focuses on great films from around the world, as well as some of the talent right here in Oregon. The festival’s director … Continue reading »