HILLFOLK NOIR

HILLFOLK NOIR

FRIDAY MAY 8 / BENCHWARMER’S PARKING LOT Fronted by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Travis Ward, Hillfolk Noir is a trio of neo-traditionalists playing traditional music on traditional instruments for non-traditional times. They call it Junkerdash, and it’s a sound brewed from folk, bluegrass, punk, string-band blues and other influences musical and otherwise. Recommended pairings: Drinking […]


OLD DEATH WHISPER

OLD DEATH WHISPER

FRIDAY MAY 8 / BENCHWARMER’S PARKING LOT Old Death Whisper is a cocktail of dirty western roots music and country tinged parlor tunes. ODW loves good old country and folk music of early America. Sea shanties, spaghetti westerns (which we realize are Italian), railroad songs, road movies, pulp, noir, punk and rock and roll are […]


LIKE A VILLAIN

LIKE A VILLAIN

SATURDAY NIGHT // ART CENTER // 8:30PM In early 2010, Holland Andrews began a solo project behind the alias of Like a Villain. She pulls her influences from notable minimalist composers such as Arvo Pärt, contemporary vocalists including Diamanda Galás, and modern experimental musicians like Björk, and she is heavily influenced by Broadway and opera […]



YEAH GREAT FINE

YEAH GREAT FINE

SATURDAY MAY 9 / ART CENTER Yeah Great Fine. Something we all say when we just don’t care. Perhaps a comment on the general malaise of our generation (ourselves included). Mostly, an ironically spiritless label for a band that is anything but. Yeah Great Fine was born, like many bands, of a shared practice space […]


EOFF2015 ANNOUNCEMENT #1

EOFF2015 ANNOUNCEMENT #1

SIXTH ANNUAL EASTERN OREGON  FILM FESTIVAL Eastern Oregon Film Festival is kicking off its sixth edition on Thursday, May 7, and will run through Saturday, May 9. The opening night feature is Guy Reid’s stunning feature documentary, PLANETARY. It will be preceded by Danny Madden’s ALL YOUR FAVORITE SHOWS!, and a live Q&A with the […]


HOLIDAY FRIENDS

HOLIDAY FRIENDS

SATURDAY MAY 9 / THE ART CENTER Although Astoria, Oregon is best known to multiple generations of pop-culture observers as the cinematic setting of the ‘80s cult classic The Goonies, the rugged riverfront city now has another distinction: as the home of the fab new pop-rock combo known as Holiday Friends. On its consistently uplifting […]



PLANETARY

PLANETARY

GRANADA THEATER / Thursday MAY 7 / 7:00PM
& GRANADA THEATER / Saturday MAY 9 / 6:00PM















APRIL 8 PROGRAM SNEAK PEEK, PASS RELEASE, RAFFLE, PARTY

APRIL 8 PROGRAM SNEAK PEEK, PASS RELEASE, RAFFLE, PARTY

April 8, 2015 / 6:30pm – 9:30pm Liberty Theatre 1010 Adams Avenue, La Grande, Oregon Selected films, musical guests, special events and more will be announced. Festival Passes go on sale! Trailers of EOFF2015 films will screen at 7:30 p.m. in the Stage Door Theatre. Take a tour of the Liberty Theatre to see where the […]


SYNERGY RULES // Xoxoxo Miami

SYNERGY RULES // Xoxoxo Miami

Last summer, EOFF got involved with festival programmer Ian Clark’s upcoming project, A Morning Light. Our 501c3 status enabled project contributions through Kickstarter to become tax-deductible and everyone was psyched. Following production, NW Documentary slapped a high five and generously provided access to an incredible media lab for post-production. Big thanks to Ian and Chelsea! […]


ANNOUNCING THE 6TH ANNUAL // EASTERN OREGON FILM FESTIVAL

ANNOUNCING THE 6TH ANNUAL // EASTERN OREGON FILM FESTIVAL

(LA GRANDE, OR) – Eastern Oregon Film Festival is excited and proud to announce the dates for its sixth annual event — #EOFF2015.  The 2015 festival will kick off Thursday, May 7, and run through Saturday, May 9 in La Grande, Oregon. Save The Date: May 7, 8 & 9, 2015! EOFF is dedicated to […]


A MORNING LIGHT // Upcoming Project by Festival Programmer Ian Clark

A MORNING LIGHT // Upcoming Project by Festival Programmer Ian Clark

A core element of the EOFF vision is to support filmmaking in Eastern Oregon via access, education, and organizational support. Contribute to Ian Clark’s newest work and help highlight Eastern Oregon as a production destination! CHECK OUT THE KICKSTARTER PAGE HERE! Writer/Director/Cinematographer • Ian Clark Producers • Jim Cummings, Benjamin Wiessner, Ian Clark Cast • […]


NEW FESTIVAL DATES ANNOUNCED // Upcoming Screening: DamNation

NEW FESTIVAL DATES ANNOUNCED //  Upcoming Screening: DamNation

The Sixth Annual Eastern Oregon Film Festival will be held May 7-9, 2015 in La Grande, Oregon.  In honor of the new spring time dates and our mission to bring compelling film, music, and conversation to the Grande Ronde Valley,  Eastern Oregon Film Festival and Hells Canyon Preservation Council are bringing La Grande a special presentation of the […]


POST-FESTIVAL WRAP-UP & AWARDS!!!! // #EOFF2014

POST-FESTIVAL WRAP-UP & AWARDS!!!! // #EOFF2014

Eastern Oregon Film Festival celebrated a successful fifth edition! Cinema, live music, parties, and panels ran Thursday, Feb.20 through Saturday, Feb.22. On Sunday, Filmmakers and festival-goers shared an incredible Decompression Day at Anthony Lakes Ski Resort. Attendance and buzz were at an all-time high, and it was—by all accounts—the best EOFF to date!!!! Here are […]


THE FESTIVAL GUIDE IS HERE // #EOFF2014

THE FESTIVAL GUIDE IS HERE // #EOFF2014

We’re excited to present the complete lineup for the 5th edition of EOFF.  Below you’ll find the digital version of our festival guide for viewing or download.  Printed guides will be available at the event. See you soon!!!! >> View the complete schedule online  


ART EXHIBITION: Schnitt!

ART EXHIBITION: Schnitt!

Stop by the Art Center throughout the festival and take in the art exhibition. Schnitt! at the Art Center at the Old Library, February 4 – 27, features new work by Cory Peeke, Director of the Nightingale Gallery and Associate Professor of Art & Art History at Eastern Oregon University. Cory’s work combines seemingly inconsequential […]


#EOFF2014 // FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

#EOFF2014 // FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Download and view a PDF version of the printed schedule >> EOFF2014 Schedule (PDF) View the entire EOFF2014 Festival Guide >> Click here. THURSDAY | FEB20 11AM -6:30PM ART CENTER FESTIVAL PASS PICK-UP / SOCIALIZE / FESTIVAL INFORMATION ART EXHIBITION: Schnitt! at the Art Center at the Old Library, February 4 – 27, features new work […]



ANTHONY LAKES DECOMPRESSION PARTY

ANTHONY LAKES DECOMPRESSION PARTY

JOIN US ON SUNDAY FEB. 23RD FOR A DAY AT THE MOUNTAIN. Join #EOFF2014 for a decompression party at Anthony Lakes Ski Resort on Sunday, February 23 2014. After a few days of watching films – we thought it would be good to get some fresh air. LIVE MUSIC Music at The Starbottle Saloon will begin around […]


PANEL DISCUSSION: Access to Independent Film

PANEL DISCUSSION: Access to Independent Film

A Conversation with Simple Machine   Saturday / Feb22 / 11:00AM / The Art Center Contemporary independent film, domestic and international, is not readily accessible to the majority of people. It’s not always easy to find, learn about, or watch. Is this problematic, and if so, how do we change it?  Panel Guests include Nandan Rao (moderator), […]


Best of the 40th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival

Best of the 40th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival

The Best of the 40th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival touring program presents a carefully selected cross-section of the state of filmmaking in the Northwest. The Northwest Film Center presents this showcase to bring the filmmakers wider exposure and to offer this independent regional work to venues large and small. [box]The presentation will take place at The Stage […]


LAIKA PRESENTS A LOOK INSIDE

LAIKA PRESENTS A LOOK INSIDE

LAIKA has become the world’s most ambitious, creative and fearless animation studio.  In his presentation featuring rarely viewed behind-the-scenes footage, Mark Shapiro will talk about the remarkable creativity at LAIKA, from the CG-classic Moongirl (2005) to the two Oscar-nominated stop-motion features ParaNorman (2012) and Coraline (2009).  The studio’s next film, The Boxtrolls, will debut in theaters on September 26, 2014.  Production puppets will be on display. [box] FREE event at The Granada on Saturday, Feb. 22. Time: 12:30PM[/box] Scott Nearing (EOFF Board Member) at last year’s peek of ParaNorman and playing with ‘The Judge”   ABOUT […]


NoBudge x Vine

NoBudge x Vine

View a curated collection of VINE videos by filmmaker Kentucker Audley. CURATOR’S STATEMENT Thanks to EOFF for asking me to curate some of my favorite Vines. Below are 16 vids from 10 accounts which range from hyper-composed to completely off-the-cuff. Indie filmmakers mixed with ascending Vine celebrities mixed with random teenagers. For better or worse, attention […]



YOU MAKE ME FEEL SO YOUNG

YOU MAKE ME FEEL SO YOUNG

Directed by Zach Weintraub [box]FEB. 20, 9PM – FEB. 23, 11:59PM  Narrative Feature (85min / Online Premiere) [/box] Justine left to sit quietly by and observe the early signs of her own deteriorating relationship. SYNOPSIS Justine, a recent college graduate turned retail employee, lives and works in a nameless city. The film begins when her boyfriend, Zach, […]


MMXIII

MMXIII

Directed, edited, photographed, produced by Ian Clark [box]FEB. 20, 9PM – FEB. 23, 11:59PM  Experimental Feature 67min [/box] Synopsis An experimental self-portrait, MMXIII explores phenomenological subtlety, intersections of construct and verité, and the ways in which technology, landscape, and beauty coalesce. Here, an artist’s reflexive gestures investigate moving images and the nature of image construction, blurring the […]


HAWAIIAN PUNCH

HAWAIIAN PUNCH

Directed, Edited, Photographed, Produced by Nandan Rao [box]FEB. 20, 9PM – FEB. 23, 11:59PM  Narrative Feature (68 min) [/box] Synopsis “Our boys, when they arrive at years of maturity and can take earn of a wife, should get married…While I do not make the remark to apply to individual cases, I am firmly of the opinion that a […]


2014 Short Film Selections

2014 Short Film Selections

Eastern Oregon Film Festival is pleased to announce the official short film selections for #EOFF2014. These powerful short works will preface the 2014 feature selections.


HOLLOW: AN INTERACTIVE DOCUMENTARY

HOLLOW: AN INTERACTIVE DOCUMENTARY

Directed by Elaine McMillion Sheldon [box] Interactive documentary. 30 short films. 4 hours total. Entire video collection >> https://vimeo.com/hollowdocumentary/videos Website: http://www.hollowdocumentary.com [/box] Hollow is an interactive documentary and community participatory project that examines the future of rural America through the eyes and voices of those living in McDowell County, W.Va. Hollow combines video portraits, data visualizations, photography, […]


BENDING STEEL

BENDING STEEL

THURSDAY FEB. 20 / GRANADA / 7:00PM

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
(92min / OR Premiere)


BUOY

BUOY

SATURDAY FEB. 22 / STAGE DOOR / 7:20PM

NARRATIVE FEATURE
(77min / EO Premiere)


TRIPTYCH

TRIPTYCH

FRIDAY FEB. 21 / GRANADA / 2:40PM

NARRATIVE FEATURE
(90min / OR Premiere)


DOOMSDAYS

DOOMSDAYS

SATURDAY FEB. 22 / GRANADA / 7:35PM

FEATURE NARRATIVE
(80min / OR Premiere)





LENNY COOKE

LENNY COOKE

SATURDAY FEB. 22 / GRANADA / 4:40PM

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
(96min / WC Premiere)


RICH HILL

RICH HILL

SATURDAY FEB. 22 / STAGE DOOR / 4:35PM

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
(90min / WC Premiere)










AU

AU

SATURDAY / FEB. 22 / THE ART CENTER



#EOFF2014 MUSIC LINE UP

#EOFF2014 MUSIC LINE UP

This year’s Eastern Oregon Film Festival will host an unprecedented cast of musicians and bands, carefully selected from the cities, towns, nooks and crannies of our beloved, abundant Northwest music scene. From Thursday’s starting gun to Sunday’s final hour, the dedicated festival-goer has the opportunity to behold twelve different acts, ranging from the simple, arresting […]


5th ANNUAL EASTERN OREGON FILM FESTIVAL // PROGRAM ROLLOUT

5th ANNUAL EASTERN OREGON FILM FESTIVAL // PROGRAM ROLLOUT

Eastern Oregon Film Festival is proud to present it’s fifth edition — #EOFF2014. The festival will kick off Thursday, February 20, and run through Saturday, February 22. A decompression gathering with music, skiing, and snowboarding will take place Sunday, February 23 at Anthony Lakes Ski Resort. The opening night short film is Bernardo Britto’s YEARBOOK, […]



Funding Success : #EOFF2014 Cleared for Launch

Funding Success : #EOFF2014 Cleared for Launch

On January 15th, 2014 EOFF supporters participated in the annual sneak peek fundraiser party held at the Art Center at the Old Library.  The evening included choice food from La Grande’s Golden Crown Restaurant,  Terminal Gravity in the bottle, a raffle, a live auction, and marked the festival pass sale release. The event entertained over […]


JANUARY 15 FUNDRAISER & HOLIDAY UPDATE

JANUARY 15  FUNDRAISER & HOLIDAY UPDATE

We just wanted to send out some post-holiday/pre-festival love to our growing family of members, sponsors, participants and alumni. We’re stoked for the new year and look forward to a killer fifth annual! Eastern Oregon Film Festival will run February 20-22, 2014, in La Grande,OR. PROGRAM SNEAK PEEK, PASS RELEASE, AUCTION, PARTY Here’s the rundown […]


EOFF November Update

EOFF November Update

Eastern Oregon Film Festival is calling for your participation. EOFF is an artist-run film festival in La Grande that features three days of the best in emerging independent film and music. Mark your calendar, hydrate, and meet us in downtown La Grande for our FIFTH ANNUAL celebration FEBRUARY 20-22, 2014. SPREAD THE WORD Sign up […]


‘Save the Date’ Kick-off Party

‘Save the Date’ Kick-off Party

EOFF Launches ‘Save the Date’ Campaign: Parties with Visiting Musicians and invites you to become a member. Eastern Oregon Film Festival is pleased to host visiting musicians Wooden Indian Burial Ground.and Couches in La Grande at Benchwarmers Pub & Grill on Wednesday, October 30th. The evening will be kicked off by a set by locals Catskills (Gregory Rawlins, Wayne Callahan, and Jeff Grammer). EOFF […]


It is time. #EOFF2014

It is time. #EOFF2014

HELLLLLLLLO! Well, it’s been awhile since we’ve dropped a line, but this little blast is to let you know that #EOFF2014 is coming in hot! The fifth-annual Eastern Oregon Film Festival will take place February 20-22, 2014 in downtown La Grande! Mark your calendars, as our landmark fifth edition is set to be better than […]


Call for Submissions / #EOFF2014

Call for Submissions / #EOFF2014

EOFF invites filmmakers to submit work for consideration in the 5th Eastern Oregon Film Festival, held in La Grande, Oregon February 20-22, 2014. >> SUBMIT YOUR FILM EOFF has been graced by many artists and industry professionals—whether in-the- flesh or via Skype Q&A—including Terence Nance, Matt Porterfield, Ornana, Elizabeth Mims, Nandan Rao, Kentucker Audley, Dustin Guy Defa, Zach Weintraub, […]


EOFF2014 presents music event to raise funds for fifth annual

EOFF2014 presents music event to raise funds for fifth annual

A MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND WARM-UP PARTY EOFF announced it’s 2014 Dates – February 20-22, 2014 – but before we can savor another year of great film and music in downtown LG we need to assist the organization in growing it’s pocket book to bring about a 5th annual celebration that continues to astound. Portland, Oregon’s AU and ETERNAL TAPESTRY will […]


ANNOUNCING THE 2014 FESTIVAL DATES

ANNOUNCING THE 2014 FESTIVAL DATES

Mark your calendars for FEBRUARY 20-22, 2014 for the 5th Annual Eastern Oregon Film Festival in beautiful La Grande, Oregon. IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO RAISE A FILM FESTIVAL EOFF provides a quality of life component to our valley that is essential in attracting visitors, professionals, and businesses to the Grande Ronde Valley– in addition to stoking community passion […]


EOFF2013 Award Winners and Wrap

EOFF2013 Award Winners and Wrap

EOFF IS PLEASED AS PUNCH TO ANNOUNCE ITS 2013 WINNERS We chose to honor this incredible selection of films for their brave, innovative filmmaking, and unique, compelling stories. This year’s award-winners moved EOFF audiences and connected with the festival’s artist-driven, DIY ethos. Hats off to this collection of filmmakers for making such powerful films with […]


EOFF2013 Festival Guide

EOFF2013 Festival Guide

The festival is upon us!  Special thanks to all our great help in designing and building this year’s festival guide.  The guide will be distributed with all festival passes as well as been located at all venues through out the event.  Additional copies will make there way to hot spots in Pendleton, Baker City, and […]


Official 2013 Program Announcement

Official 2013 Program Announcement

EOFF2013 is the fourth annual Eastern Oregon Film Festival held in La Grande, Oregon February 28th – March 2nd, 2013. EOFF features an amazing line-up of emerging independent feature and short films. The festival opens with Only The Young, an intimate portrait of three enigmatic teenagers searching for love, friendship, and skate parks. The film  somehow manages […]


Best of the 39th NORTHWEST FILMMAKERS’ FESTIVAL

Best of the 39th NORTHWEST FILMMAKERS’ FESTIVAL

The Best of the 39th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival touring program presents a carefully selected cross-section of the state of filmmaking in the Northwest. The Northwest Film Center presents this showcase in an effort to bring the filmmakers wider exposure and to inspire future Festival filmmakers in all corners of the Northwest. The Films FESTIVAL TRAILER: FOR […]


An Evening with ORNANA

An Evening with ORNANA

A SPECIAL FILM SCREENING ******** 55min, 2012 (dir. Danny Madden) Screening starts with short film: #POSTMODEM (dir. Jillian Mayer/Lucas Leyva) EOFF is proud to present An Evening With ORNANA—an exciting event that offers festival goers a sneak-peek at the new film by SF-based collective, ORNANA. A playful combination of words (orange + banana), the group’s […]


LIONSWEB

LIONSWEB

Saturday night, March 2nd, catch Lionsweb along with The Dirty Moogs & AND AND AND for the final after-party of EOFF2013 and part of the Treefort Music Fest Showcase. About the Musician You see her, a thin, flaxen-haired young woman readying herself for an intimate performance. In your head you hear her voice before she […]


THE DIRTY MOOGS

THE DIRTY MOOGS

Saturday March 2nd, as part of the Treefort Music Fest showcase after-party catch The Dirty Moogs with fellow Boise group Lionsweb and Portland’s And And And for a great finale event at The Art Center at The Old Library. While Boise, Idaho based trio The Dirty Moogs twiddle their knobs in homage to their synthesized […]


LAIKA PRESENTS INSIGHT INTO THEIR HANDCRAFTED STOP-MOTION FEATURE: PARANORMAN

LAIKA PRESENTS INSIGHT INTO THEIR HANDCRAFTED STOP-MOTION FEATURE: PARANORMAN

Saturday, March 2nd join Mark Shapiro, Head Of Entertainment Brand Marketing for LAIKA at a behind the scenes look at their recent motion picture ParaNorman. The Making of the handcrafted stop-motion feature ParaNorman (2012).  Go behind-the-scenes of LAIKA’s animated feature ParaNorman.  Mark Shapiro will present time-lapse imagery and behind-the-scenes footage as he describes the major undertaking involved in […]


AND AND AND

AND AND AND

Saturday night, March 2nd, at the Art Center (Festival Hub) catch AND AND AND along with THE DIRTY MOOGS & LIONSWEB for the Treefort Music Fest Showcase. About the Band Three members of And And And (singer/guitarist Nathan Baumgartner, multi-instrumentalist Ryan Wiggans, and bassist Jonathan Sallas) grew up together in an economically depressed small town on […]


Hillfolk Noir

Hillfolk Noir

Fronted by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Travis Ward, Hillfolk Noir’s peculiar take on traditional acoustic mountain music is filtered through a half-century of folk, country and rock ‘n’ roll and fed by an affinity for medicine show culture and Depression-era string-band blues. The band calls it Junkerdash, which has multiple definitions up to and including […]


FINN RIGGINS

FINN RIGGINS

Join Finn Riggins for a night of head bobbing and dance happy craziness at Mt. Emily Ale House, Friday Night, March 1st.  Music will kick off in the evening around 9pm.  Catch them with fellow Boise artists Hillfolk Noir and Grandma Kelsey. Dynamic and energetic indie rock trio Finn Riggins has made a name for […]


Grandma Kelsey

Grandma Kelsey

Grandma Kelsey is the anonym of Boise based singer/songwriter Kelsey Swope. Singer/Songwriter Grandma Kelsey will kick off Friday Night’s after screening festivities followed by Hillfolk Noir, and Finn Riggins all hailing from Boise, Idaho. A solitary, wingless creature armed with autoharp, guitar, and song, Grandma Kelsey’s disarming voice blends poetic narratives and structured melodies that […]


ONLY THE YOUNG

ONLY THE YOUNG

Directors Jason Tippet & Elizabeth Mims

Only The Young encapsulates the best of documentary film with its sincerity but is shot with the beautiful still aesthetic of a narrative film. This coming of age documentary is scored with soul music which makes it unlike any other documentary film.

I’m ready to file ONLY THE YOUNG in the all-time coming of age canon.
– Hammer & Nail


THE INTERNATIONAL SIGN FOR CHOKING

THE INTERNATIONAL SIGN FOR CHOKING

Director Zach Weintraub

The International Sign for Choking depicts the day-to-day encounters of Josh, a would-be expatriate from the US living in Buenos Aires for the second time. While his primary purpose seems to be the production of a vaguely defined video project, he devotes more of his time to tracking down a mysteriously absent ex-girlfriend. Frustrated by continual failure, Josh finds himself the perpetrator of a series of small yet uncharacteristic acts of deceit that ultimately place him in a low-key love triangle alongside Anna, his fellow N. American housemate, and Roger, a local musician.


WAR WITCH (Rebelle)

WAR WITCH (Rebelle)

Director & Writer Kim Nguyen

The sensitively imagined story of a child soldier in Africa makes War Witch a genre benchmark and a breakout work for writer-director Kim Nguyen.”
The Hollywood Reporter


THE MEN OF DODGE CITY

THE MEN OF DODGE CITY

*Oregon Premiere Director Nandan Rao Rao has created a film that moves in small steps. Viewers are given little in terms of plot, but are richly rewarded by thoughtful and charming characters, confident cinematography and the use of a stunningly beautiful location. – Northwest Film Forum Synopsis Twentysomething J. and two of his close friends are […]


YOSSI

YOSSI

Director Eytan FOX

A sequel to Eytan Fox’s breakthrough gay story of love and loss on the front lines,  Yossi & Jagger(2002), this tender new drama follows Yossi, now a doctor, who turns the corner on the enduring pain of grief. The film had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival.”



AN OVERSIMPLIFICATION OF HER BEAUTY

AN OVERSIMPLIFICATION OF HER BEAUTY

Directed by Terence Nance

You’ve just arrived home after a bad day. You’re broke and lonely, even though you live in the biggest and busiest city in America. You do, however, have one cause for mild optimism: you seem to have captured the attention of an intriguing young lady. You’ve rushed home to clean your apartment before she comes over. In your haste, you see that you’ve missed a call. There’s a voice mail; she tells you that she won’t be seeing you tonight.


FINDING TRUELOVE

FINDING TRUELOVE

Director Sam Kuhn

Clay, Michael and Andrew are fascinated by a yearbook from Chico High’s class of 1990 that they discover at a Value Village. Intrigued by the cryptic word “Caduceus” emblazoned across the cover, and by the countless sweet mullets and dream girls inside, the three friends lock onto one particular student: feather-banged mystery man Timothy Truelove.


CINEMA SIX

CINEMA SIX

Directed and Writers Mark Potts & Cole Selix

Cinema Six resembles a movie theater-set version of “Office Space” with the same kind of raunchy humor and quarter-to-mid-life ennui.”
“Lead actor John Merriman… handles comedy and drama with equal ease and the whole cast delivers with a fair share of absurd comedic moments.”


Crazy & Thief

Crazy & Thief

Director Cory McAbbee

Two children, a homemade star chart, a cyclops, a giant and a time machine.

a gentle treat for McAbee enthusiasts and a mildly curious study of juvenile behavior for everyone else, which is certainly enough to satisfy this fan.”
–  Eric Kohn (Indiewire)


OK, Good

OK, Good

Director Daniel Martinico

A struggling actor spirals ever downward during the grueling process of trying to find steady work.

A riveting portrait of an actor on the verge of a nervous breakdown — or, quite possibly, something worse… Armstrong [gives] a rigorously controlled performance that suggests the human equivalent of a ticking time bomb.” Joe Leydon, Variety


Almost in Love

Almost in Love

Directed by Sam Neave

a love story in two takes
A love story shot in two single, continuous 40 minute takes set eighteen months apart: the first over a sunset, the second over a sunrise. Sasha has been in love with Mia for years.


James Dean Kindle & The Eastern Oregon Playboys

James Dean Kindle & The Eastern Oregon Playboys

Thursday night, February 28th, enjoy James Dean Kindle & The Eastern Oregon Playboys at Ten Depot Street along side local creation CATSKILLS for the first night after-party. Mind your tongue if you believe that Eastern Oregon is little more than methamphetamines and rodeo. James Dean Kindle and the Eastern Oregon Playboys roll through town like […]


2013 Short Film Selections

2013 Short Film Selections

Eastern Oregon Film Festival is pleased to announce the following short films for inclusion in this year’s event. These powerful short stories will preface each of EOFF2013 feature selections. From current Sundance selections to world premiere, from local and regional, national and international the short program at this year’s event is powerful. Screening times and venues will […]


Sneak Peek Fundraiser, Program Release & Special Pass Sale

Sneak Peek Fundraiser, Program Release & Special Pass Sale

With the new year upon us EOFF is leaning into the winter breeze, buttoning up, and rearing to roll. We are in the process of locking down the best independent film and music the world has to offer. Buckle up Eastern Oregon. It’s going to be an amazing year! Sneak Peek Fundraiser and Festival Pass […]