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 »

Out & About: Jan. 31st-Feb. 2nd

Get started on planning your weekend by checking out these fun events happening in western Oregon. Out & About Links: KEZI Eugene Boat & Sportsmen’s Show 10th Annual OpenLens Film Festival (sub)Urban Projections: Projection/Reception at Ninkasi Brewing Afro-Cuban Dance Workshop International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella – 2014 West Quarterfinal For more information on these … Continue reading »

Out & About: April 19th-21st

There are a lot of ways to enjoy the weekend. Here are some ideas from 104.7 FM KDUK’s Valerie Steele: Rally support for those with MS at the MS Walk 2013. This 5K route will take walkers through Alton Baker Park. The walk happens Saturday morning at 10 a.m. There’s no fundraising limit, but you’re … Continue reading »

UO Cinema Pacific Film Festival

EUGENE, Ore. — Artists and filmmakers from three countries will bring their art to Eugene and Portland this weekend for the Cinema Pacific Film Festival. The festival features movies and art from countries that border the Pacific Ocean; this year it includes Mexico, Singapore and the United States. The festival kicks off Wednesday with a … Continue reading »