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 […]


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

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

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 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 […]