Hire Us

We encourage you to look beyond your regular circle when hiring. More diverse environments are richer, more creative, and your content will be better and have a bigger audience because of it. Help create a path for underrepresented folx to have sustainable careers in film, and make better art.

Jasmine Karcey

A meticulous cinematographer, Jasmine has the ability to work with various crew sizes and on a mixture of budget ranges.
Director of Photography, Screenwriter, Director

Teddy X

I am a 25 year old Latino creative. I am trans and queer and have a great love for abstract films.
Storyboard Artist, Actor


A useful human, here to amplify voices that aren't mine.
Director, Screenwriter

Emily D. Myers

I have worked on the feature films: the Oscar winning "Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio," "Booksmart." "Paranorman," "Boxtrolls," "Kubo and the Two Strings," and "Missing Link."
Screenwriter, Storyboard Artist, Assistant Director

Javier Rodriguez

Javier: Visual storyteller. Founder of HONEYCOMB Productions. Passionate about diverse narratives. Elevating Portland's film scene, one project at a time.
Director, Director of Photography, Producer

Renee Michele L.

Renee is an American screenwriter, actress, and comedian.
Screenwriter, Actor

Laurie Gabriel

Hired to write a feature screenplay for Leslie Bloom of Big Kid Films. Co-wrote, directed and produced four comedy web episodes that my partner and I are turning into a t.v. series.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Tricia Thomas

Writer and editor (journalism, fiction) with a background as a professional singer and voice teacher.
Editor, Screenwriter

Luann Algoso

Luann (Lulu) is a queer and disabled Pinay cultural worker with experience in performing arts, digital strategy, creative production, and grassroots community building.
Actor, Screenwriter, Producer

Annie Tonsiengsom

Annie is Executive Producer, Owner and co-founder of Actual Industries, an end-to-end video production company. She's loves concepting, producing, directing, and being a mom.
Producer, Director


A creative and emerging filmmaker and actor. Loves storytelling, creating, acting, and connecting with others in the community. Seeking on-set production experience.
Assistant Camera, Production Assistant, Director, Actor, Assistant Director

Rosa McKenzie

Writer/Director working on a TV comedy pilot in Portland, OR
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Amber Bariaktari (She/her

producer/writer/ director owner of Bullet Dance Films. Producer/social media director/partner at Hellbender Media. Interviewer for Special Edition Blue-Ray European and American DVD
Producer, Screenwriter, Director

Vanessa Hopkins

Vanessa has spent her lifetime in the entertainment industry: From Avant Garde theater to Home Depot Commercials.
Actor, Director, Director of Photography

Elizabeth Schiffler

Elizabeth is an emerging performance studies scholar and film and performance artist.
Director, Screenwriter

Eve White

A professional makeup artist, FX artist and stylist for more than a decade, specializing in “green” beauty, using organic and clean, vegan, cruelty-free makeup and skincare.
Hair & Make Up Artist, Costume Designer, SFX Make Up Artist

Nevada Lacy

I love creating and collaborating in many ways but within the field of filmmaking my primary focuses are directing and editing while in music it is singing.
Composer, Editor, Director

Maribel De Leon

Maribel is the cofounder and producer of TZOM Films. She has produced numerous projects from feature documentaries, short films, commercials and narrative projects.

Roberta Cumbiancchera

Roberta is director, producer, p.a and editor from Buenos Aires, Argentina who can bring a new, fresh, inclusive vision to your projects.
Director, Producer, Production Assistant

Sarah Baker

Art Director/wardrobe, prop and food stylist in Portland. Stills and motion media. Also run Boogie Buffet Productions, producing short art films, music videos and dance parties.
Producer, Set Decorator/Props, Costume Designer

Anne Welles

Anne's experiences as editor, producer, parent, therapist, teacher & world traveler, as well as her insatiable curiosity about human nature, make her a powerful writer and director.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Khloey Summers

Producer, screenwriter, + director, previously with iHeartRadio, Fortem Films, and currently, Nike.
Producer, Screenwriter, Director

Nicole Seeley

An actress, improvisor and sketch comedian with 65th Percentile and Thunderegg, and has been an extra on Portlandia and in numerous filmed comedy sketches.
Actor, Screenwriter

Margarita Zhitnikova

Margarita Zhitnikova is a nonbinary, Jewish actor and filmmaker based in NYC. Pronouns: they/them
Actor, Producer, Screenwriter

Rebeca Alamo Gonzalez

Rebeca is an asylee from Venezuela turned advocate who uses language and art to amplify compassionate content.
Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Katie Kester

Katie Kester is a film and theater producer and director based out of Portland, Oregon. She has created and produced shows in New York City at The Upright Citizens Brigade, as well.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Sean Khuon-Paige

Full-Time Freelancer looking for work as a Drone Op, Camera Op, 1st & 2nd AC, Photographer, Gaffer, or Grip. Thanks! 🤙🏾
Production Assistant, Photographer/BTS, Grip, Assistant Camera, Gaffer

Jerry J Sampson

Jerry Sampson is a horror writer, screenwriter, and film analyst. She is currently in pre-production on her first short film and has several feature scripts being shopped.
Director, Screenwriter

Karlee Boon

Karlee Boon is a 22-year old freelance production assistant and independent horror filmmaker based in Portland, Oregon.
Assistant Director, Production Assistant, Producer

Yolanda Clay

Yolanda is an innovative storyteller. She creates holistic worlds with complex characters that provide representation for those living in the margins.

Alexandria McKinley

Redheaded Film Creative passionate about the art of moving picturesque story-telling!
Grip, Screenwriter, Producer

Chastity Valdes

Chastity Valdes US Wine Blogger & Influencer
Director of Photography

Abby Thompson

Writer/director, award winning filmmaker, PNW lover. Currently working on The Beast of Aberdeen - A musical short film,
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Jess Carmen Young

Jess fosters opportunities for community connection and co-creation through the avenues of group performance, music videos, dance events, classes and workshops.
Director, Actor

Shane Danaher

I'm a screenwriter and film enthusiast from PDX
Screenwriter, Production Assistant, Sound Designer

Jasmine Vazquez

I'm a Portland-based colorist working at Wieden Kennedy / Joint Editorial. I hope to build community with others that love art, nature, color science and collaboration.
Digital Imaging

Rachel Hartley

Rachel is currently creating her very own web series and has big dreams for singing/songwriting Alternative R&B music and acting. Rachel loves shoes, avocados, and boba.
Actor, Screenwriter, Director

Katherine Grant-Suttie

I'm a professional actor for voice over, film, theatre and motion-capture. I also edit and occasionally produce. Think of me as a creative swiss army knife.
Actor, Editor, Producer

Kesiah Manival

Kesiah Manival is a multi-media filmmaker, and artist from France specialized in stop motion animation and production design.
Production Designer, Set Decorator/Props, Production Assistant

Carl W.

Experienced Actor and Screenwriter with over 28 years experience in the Entertainment Industry.
Actor, Screenwriter, Director

Aaron Isaac Vasquez

Aaron Isaac Vasquez is a Portland based filmmaker specializing in thriller and horror shorts. A creative eye for impactful stories and cinematography.
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Kelly Wilcox

I freelance as a Production Designer, HMU Artist, and Costume Designer. In addition to working with commercial clients, I enjoy working on narrative pieces and music videos.
Production Designer, Costume Designer, Hair & Make Up Artist

Alan Niven

I have camera, lights and audio gear which I know hour to use, and looking to work with others in producing films and documentaries.
Assistant Camera, Production Sound, Gaffer

Allison D Moon

Allison Moon is a playwright and filmmaker whose work explores identity, sexuality, and family, particularly when interfacing with technology.
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Sommer Martin

With an emphasis on BIPoC communities & Womxn, I focus on telling the most overlooked stories.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

tammy lynne stoner

Award winning author and screenwriter, tammy lynne stoner creates gritty, redeeming, queer-centric stories. Eater of a shocking amount of chocolate mousse.
Screenwriter, Producer

Alicia Avila

I've been a producer in Portland for about 7 years and looking to expand my network. Let's chat!
Producer, Production Assistant

Lyn Loo

Born and raised in Malaysia, Lyn Loo is a producer, director and writer currently based in Portland, Oregon.
Producer, Director, Assistant Director

Christian Henry

Christian Henry is a filmmaker who works as an Associate Creative Director at Funnelbox, a video & animation production company in Portland, Oregon.
Director, Screenwriter

Miracle Valenzuela Everett

Miracle is an Austrian, Mexican, Apache and Yaqui Native American Filmmaker in Portland, Oregon, with their current short film "A Wedding to Diego" in post-production.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Haley McCoy

Works mainly in the Grip and Electric department, and has done lighting for noir, feature films, photoshoots, and commercials. Loves film and wants to learn all about the craft.
Grip, Gaffer, Production Assistant

Sarah Nairalez

I am a photographer, filmmaker, and media arts educator. I make craft videos and podcasts for a living. My hobby is collecting hobbies.
Editor, Producer, Production Assistant

Alissa Jessup

Writer, director, and actor whose credits include Shrill, The Mindy Project, True Blood, Grimm, The Mentalist, The Groundlings, Upright Citizen’s Brigade NYC and U.C.B. Los Angeles.
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Karina Ripper

Karina is a Director, Writer and Producer known for Clementine, The Child and the Dead, and Beware the Slenderman.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Heather Hawksford

Heather is co-founder of the film and photo production company HA/HA as well as Motherist, an artist residency program focused on art and motherhood.
Producer, Director, Photographer/BTS, Set Decorator/Props

Camille Adams

I'm a West Coast-based creative and impact producer focused on documentary and comedy works with social impact aims.
Producer, Screenwriter

Cara Ehlenfeldt

I'm a director and producer based in Portland, with an MA in Sound Arts from Northwestern. My favorite projects are character-driven and blend naturalism with dramedic quirk.
Director, Producer, Sound Designer

Jessica Sanders

I am a producer and manager interested in assisting projects of all sizes. I specialize in the passion projects of others!
Production Assistant, Producer

d’Arquoia Connor

Multi -Hyphenate Creative Actress, Producer, and Production Coordinator who is passionate about storytelling and creatively collaborating with others in all aspects of production.
Actor, Producer

Lily Hennings

Oh hey there! If you are looking for POC queer sci-fi-loving writer then you have stumbled onto the right profile.
Director, Screenwriter, Production Assistant

Anya Pearson

Anya Pearson is an award-winning writer, director, and actor.
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Emma Josephson

Emma is an imaginative film screenwriter, director, and editor. She has a diverse background in the world of film and media, working both independently and with crews of people.
Director, Screenwriter, Editor

KJ Moore

KJ Moore is a Queer, neurodivergent Filmmaker & Grant Writer based in Portland, OR, focusing on connection & collaboration with others in order to tell authentic stories.
Screenwriter, Photographer/BTS, Director, Director of Photography

Katie Daly

When not channeling a character in front of the camera or running a film set as a producer, she works for a global athletic apparel company developing high performance product.
Actor, Director, Producer

Audrey Rose Goldfarb

With an endless calendar of fun/quirky events around the city, combined with my rotating cast of goofy friends, Audreality practically makes itself!
Producer, Director, Grip

Sarah Whelden

Director of Photography with extensive experience shooting narrative, documentary, and commercial content. She wants to tell stories that give hope to someone who needs it.
Director of Photography

Callie Day

Audio engineer for film.
Production Sound, Sound Designer

Leah Saint Marie

Leah Saint Marie's script, Spoonful of Sugar was produced by Fever Dream Studios and Vanishing Angle. It premiered at Fantastic Fest (2022) and was sold to AMC's Shudder.
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Anne Welles

I am an award-winning director, Emmy-nominated producer, and a writer. I direct from the perspective of a producer, editor and former actress. I am passionate about film!
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Hailey Backenstos

I am Hailey. I am a 22 year old Portland native, who has recently graduated from Clackamas Community college.
Grip, Production Assistant

Victoria Spelman

Victoria (she/her) is a multidisciplinary artist who specializes in directing, acting, and physical theatre. She is originally from Las Vegas, NV, but moved to Portland in 2020. You
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Ilima Considine

Ilima Considine is a queer, Asian mom. She has directed dozens of music videos and is the writer/director/composer of the film musical Waiting for the Kick.
Composer, Editor, Director

Sophie Rose gass

I mostly do cinematograhy acting editing and would like to learn about other roles in the field
Assistant Camera, Actor, Editor

Micole Joyner-Cottle

I work to invest in collaborative projects, try out different technical and creative departments, and work with a diverse set of individuals within film and media production.
Editor, Screenwriter

Kevin Michaluk

Kevin Michaluk is a Director of Photography and owner of Framework Studio based out of Portland, OR.
Director of Photography, Vendor

Adam Sweeney

Passionate about quirky humans, vintage lenses, practical fx, and a good story. Director, Writer, Editor, Cinematographer, Colorist, Art Director, Photographer and Music Producer.
Director, Editor, Screenwriter

Lisa Webster

I am Lisa, the owner & executive producer of Steichen Studio here in Portland Oregon 🙂

Rebecca Fisher

Art Department Assistant/Coordinator; aspiring production designer. Member of Indigenous Media Guild Region 1
Production Designer, Screenwriter, Production Assistant

Sonya Davis

A writer, producer, and actor seen on Grimm and The Librarians and in commercials for Microsoft, Progresso Soup, Columbia, Nintendo, and many more.
Actor, Screenwriter, Producer

Julia Morizawa

Julia Morizawa is a writer/producer/actor with over 20 years of experience in film, television, new media, theatre, and fiction podcasting.
Screenwriter, Producer, Actor

Jennifer Rashleigh

Jennifer has rediscovered a love for acting and theater, with recent performances in Rainy Day Artistic Collective's Hamlet and Cyrano de Bergerac.
Actor, Screenwriter

David Brecha

I used to write software, but I walked away from corporate america and now I'm literally building my future.
Producer, Production Assistant, Script Supervisor

Jessie Sears

Jessie Sears is a producer, cinematographer, photographer, writer, and editor based in Portland Oregon. She is an enrolled Karuk Tribal member and a member of the LGBTQ community.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Valarie Williams

Valarie is burgeoning writer/director focused on character-driven narratives.
Screenwriter, Director

Danicah Waldo

Danicah is a writer, director, actor and producer located in NYC. She's thrilled to be part of the Couch Collective. More to come!
Director, Screenwriter, Actor

Jae Nichelle

Jae Nichelle is a poet, performer, and award-winning screenwriter originally from Louisiana.

Kamryn Fall

Kamryn is a filmmaker, director, and dancer. As a queer, black, fat woman, she hopes to continue to find ways to tell her story while helping other marginalized artists tell theirs.
Director, Editor, Producer

Erin Eskila

Production Designer & Art Director for narrative and commercial content, with a background in everything art dept from ULB indies to network television projects.
Production Designer

Adolfo Cantú-Villarreal

Co-founder of TZOM Films, an independent motion picture company, specializing in narrative films, documentaries, music videos, national TV ads.
Director, Director of Photography

Joel Austin

Actor, writer, and post-production guy who wants to help foster an inclusive environment that produces quality work.
Actor, Screenwriter, Editor

Nik Hassinger

Nik Hassinger is a polyethnic, non-binary, gender-queer Filmmaker/Producer/Director who has had a passion for film and all things creative since they were very young.
Producer, Director, Assistant Director

Kim Carbonari

Art Dept / Graphics, background in corporate design + BFA Fine Art. Queer, Asian-American woman in love with bringing film sets + props to life.
Set Decorator/Props, Production Assistant

Dee Mick

Dee Mick is a screenwriter (and future director) from Portland, Oregon. She hopes to inspire others with anxiety to go beyond what they think they’re capable of.
Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Amanda Jessica Boyd

I am a lover of stories of all shapes and sizes. I love to translate them into words that everyone can hang on to at whatever stage they are in life.
Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Colleen Siviter

Producer of award-winning short form creative (MTVE/P+/Paramount), independent narrative features, shorts and series. Creative development for directors, writers and artists.
Assistant Director, Producer, Script Supervisor

Dawn Macleod

Dawn Macleod is a VFX producer, a screenwriter, director and producer for short films.
Director, VFX, Producer

Court Ross

CFC's 2019 Script to Screen Grant winner. Writer/Director/Snacker that's still figuring it all out!
Director, Screenwriter

Ayana Lance

Ayana is a visual storyteller and research based conceptual artist. In her work she primarily explores themes of self, myth and memory. In addition to her artistic pursuits, Aya
Director, Producer, Production Assistant

Sheena Maxine Pruiett

Artist and love to create. Hope to collaborate with you soon!
Actor, Production Assistant

Elisa Graybill

An award winning screenwriter and director, who has been a finalist in Film Lab, AAA Screenwriting Contest, Scriptapalooza, Writers On The Storm, Fresh Voices, Blue Cat and more.
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Kira Trinity

An autistic multi-dimensional artist, musician, writer, and director.
Screenwriter, Director, Editor

Cye Semrau

Pacific NW, BTS photographer, sometimes DP with Sony and Blackmagic, lighting director, local filmmaker and screenwriter. UX/UI designer— Unicorn.
Assistant Camera, Director of Photography, Photographer/BTS

Vivian Zelda Strong

My name is Vivian Zelda Strong, and I generally go by Zelda. I’m a non-binary trans woman, my pronouns are she/her, and I’m a screenwriter
Director, Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Summer Luu

Summer Luu (she/her/they/them) is a first generation Vietnamese-American filmmaker, photographer and video editor based in Portland, Oregon.
Director of Photography, Editor, Director

E.R. Womelsduff

E.R. Womelsduff is a screenwriter, director, and novelist. She currently lives in Seattle, WA writing dialogue for AI.
Screenwriter, Director

Jenny Ng

philmmaker // collaborators welcome
Director, Screenwriter

Dawn Jones Redstone

Dawn Jones Redstone is an award-winning queer, Mexican American filmmaker.
Director, Screenwriter

Duff Martin

Duff (she/her) is a 2nd AC/Media Manager/Assistant Editor/Producer/Screenwriter
Assistant Camera, Digital Imaging, Editor

Rachel Bracker

Rachel is a 360°/VR filmmaker and traditional video editor with a passion for immersive storytelling. She is the co-founder of Hungry Mantis, a 360 video production company.
Director, Editor, Script Supervisor

Sophia Miller

A West Coast native, Sophia loves to direct her own films, or work as a production assistant on others films. She is currently writing episodic screenplays and looking to network.
Director, Production Assistant, Screenwriter

Quinn Groves

Quinn Groves is a filmmaker working in the Portland area. She believes in experimental filmmaking paired with universal stories. Find more of her work on quinngroves.carrd.co.
Director of Photography, Gaffer, Director

Jennifer Rashleigh

Graduate of Montana State University's Media and Theatre Arts program. She loves acting a screenwriting.

Dawn Brooks Macleod

Dawn Brooks Macleod is a Visual Effects Producer with over 20 years experience. She's also a talented Screenwriter and future Showrunner.
VFX, Screenwriter

Tess Raunig

Tess Raunig (they/them/theirs) is a disabled, non-binary multidisciplinary creative and performer based in Portland Oregon.
Actor, Screenwriter

Elizabeth Hernandez

Actor/Writer/Director. Interested in anything and everything and am always looking to learn more.
Director, Actor, Screenwriter

Eric Simons

Eric Simons is a writer, improviser, teacher, producer, and Cool Dad™ who has been accumulating comedy and storytelling experience over the last 20+ years.
Actor, Screenwriter

Megan Ward Stevens

Megan Ward Stevens is an award-winning film director with a background in theater, specializing in workshopping, producing and directing new plays.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Roxy De La Torre

Roxy De La Torre, Emmy-nominated Multimedia Producer, Journalist, & Digital Entrepreneur. Passionate about racial equity & amplifying underrepresented voices. Founder of SOMOS media
Producer, Director, Actor

Sadie Saylor

Queer film and media director. Utilizing past and present experiences in the film and production industry, seeking production roles implementing project management and creativity.
Director, Production Assistant, Editor

Lindsay Trapnell

Writer/director/DP who gravitates towards documentaries, but also loves narrative filmmaking. Interested in diverse storytelling and elevating underrepresented voices.
Director, Director of Photography, Screenwriter

Janie Faison

Background in Design/VFX, with a current passion for Art Dept and Producing.
Producer, Set Decorator/Props, VFX

Carla Snyder

Carla J Snyder Masters of Science ,Leadership CarlaJSnyder.com Phoenix Business Journal Women in Business 2024 awardee I am known as an “Igniter” - of ideas, relationships, people

Jingjing Tian

Jingjing is a narrative filmmaker working on her debut narrative feature, Kid C.
Screenwriter, Director, Editor

Marie Biondolillo

Biondolillo's TV pilot script "Guess It Just Goes to Show" was a 2018 CineStory Original Comedy Finalist. Other work has been recognized by the Austin Film Festival.

Myhraliza Aala

Creative and motivated artist who is driven to tell stories that empower women, in particular, women in the Asian Pacific Island community.
Actor, Casting Director, Screenwriter

Darcy Sharpe

Darcy Sharpe is a Costume Designer, Production Designer, Fabric Artist, Set Dresser, Art Director, and Event Producer.
Costume Designer, Production Designer, Set Decorator/Props

Krista Hershberger

I recently transplanted from the Midwest to pursue my love of the high-energy and passion of film production and my fascination with the craft of sharing powerful stories.
Producer, Production Designer, Production Assistant

Theora Moench

An actress, writer, and filmmaker and the founder of Couch Film Collective.
Actor, Screenwriter

stephanie hough

I’m an experimental filmmaker, educator & mentor. Currently serving as Vice President of the board with Women in Film-PDX and Equipment Manager with the Northwest Film Center.
Director, Assistant Director, Director of Photography

Caesar Morales

Heavily tattooed horror/ science fiction fan who loves dogs and soccer (football). I've lived in Texas, Oregon, Alaska, New York City, Los Angeles, Spain, France and the U.K.
Screenwriter, Producer

Kate Beacom

Kate Beacom is a screenwriter, producer, and director known for “All Men Must Die.” Her feature film “Rehab Cabin” will be completed in 2020.
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Rachel Mossey

Casting Director and owner of Weeble Mountain. Driven by the mission to increase representation in media and cast a more authentic + diverse on-screen world.
Casting Director

Eva Moss

Between the Lens, Eva's production company, specializes in micro-documentaries for small businesses and non-profits. They directed three narrative shorts, and a commercial.
Director, Editor, Producer

Cambria Matlow

Cambria is a Los Angeles native with three award-winning documentaries — Woodsrider, No More Dope Parties, Burning in the Sun — under her belt. Editor and Director for hire.
Director, Editor, Screenwriter

Mahad Mohamed

I am a war refugee and because of this am eager to tell stories of the marginalized. I am looking for further work as a PA as well as an entry level position in post.
Editor, VFX, Production Assistant

Augustina Elizabeth

Augustina Elizabeth is an actress known for Escaping Freedom, Bound to Happen, and the Fap Report.

Micaela Works

I am a producer and post producer with over a decade of experience in the industry.

Alexandria McKinley

Actress, Writer, Producer, Model. instagram.com/alexandria_the_nifty
Actor, Screenwriter, Producer

AR Nicholas

AR Nicholas is a writer-director-producer-actor who loves to hear and tell stories in all their many forms.
Director, Screenwriter, Actor

Velvet Andrews Smith

Velvet Andrews Smith is a Writer/Director/Producer of independent films and television.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Marisa Gershenhorn

I am a Portland-based director, AD, writer, editor, and 2D animator. I believe in genuine, weird, creative expression in all its forms and am excited for the future of film.
Assistant Director, Editor, Director


I love telling stories in motion, color & light.
Director, Producer, Editor

Alyssa Roehrenbeck

Alyssa has produced independent features Seaside, documentary work for Cartoon Network, Misfits, The Force & The Fury, A Woman's Place and more.
Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Quoc Quan Le

Quoc Quan is a Vietnamese American filmmaker who was born and raised in Wisconsin. He earned his bachelor's degree in Film & Video Production from the UW-Milwaukee.
Assistant Camera, Screenwriter, Director

Tifini Kamara

Journalist, Writer, Director
Screenwriter, Director, Actor

Laura Ohlson

Laura is a Director, Producer, Writer and AD known for We Belong Here, Late Shift and more.
Assistant Director, Director, Screenwriter

Lilly Lion

Lilly is a passionate screenwriter, actor, and dancer. She currently works as a freelance Assistant Editor and has been a PA for local productions such as Portlandia.
Screenwriter, Actor, Editor

Sybren Hall

AuDHD. Writer. Director. Producer They/She
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Fran Bittakis

FRAN BITTAKIS is Thai-American, born and raised in Chicago to immigrant parents and has lived in Portland since 2004.
Producer, Photographer/BTS, Location Scout

Jenine Dalusong

Visual artist, director, and poet.
Producer, Screenwriter, Director

Dawn Sellers

An award-winning Screenwriter, Dawn also directs and produces. WIF-PDX board secretary, and co-host of POV Filmmakers.
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Zoe Gieringer

Editor and Director with a BA from Loyola Marymount University and experience in non-fiction, narrative, and corporate work.
Editor, Director

Emma Josephson

Emma Josephson is a queer screenwriter, director, and commercial editor. Her work explores themes of searching for meaning and direction in our otherwise chaotic world.
Director, Editor, Screenwriter

Chelsea Unsbee

Chelsea is a location scout, producer, and screenwriter known for associate producing the feature film Winning (now in post-production).
Location Scout, Producer, Screenwriter

Matthew Miller

Portland based screenwriter/playwright who lives in SW Portland with my partner, Chris, our dog, Paca, and our cat, Mashed Potatoes.

G. Chesler

G. Chesler (they/them) Directs, Produces, and writes films about gender, sexuality, and racial justice through and despite the body.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Marissa Merrill

Marissa is an actress and model known for End and Another Yeti: A Love Story.
Actor, Photographer/BTS

Inaya Graciana Yusuf

Inaya Graciana Yusuf is a Indonesian-American artist and filmmaker raised throughout Southeast Asia. She is based in Oregon and New York.
Director of Photography, Editor

E.R. Womelsduff

E.R. Womelsduff is a screenwriter, director, and novelist. She currently lives in Seattle, WA writing dialogue for AI.
Screenwriter, Director

Jen Elkington

Director and screenwriter whose Couch Film Collective film, The Secret Bonsai, won Best Fantasy Short Film at the Oregon Independent Film Festival.
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Sierra Mustang

Producer, writer and storyboarder working on live action, animation and voice acting projects.
Producer, Screenwriter, Storyboard Artist

Kai Pacifico Eng

Sound recordist/designer, editor, occasional sculptor
Production Sound, Sound Designer, Editor


Valarie is burgeoning writer/director focused on character-driven narratives.
Director, Screenwriter

a.c.ramírez de arellaño

ac utilizes public spaces to create dialogue to educate, inspire, & build bridges; sharing the impact of colonialism at the intersection of their disabled, Indigenous & queer identi

Sammy Rat Rios

Sammy Rat Rios (she/her) is a multidisciplinary theatre, film, and visual artist based in Portland, OR.
Composer, Actor, Sound Designer

Genevieve Roudané

Genevieve Roudané is a queer filmmaker who has worked on diverse productions in Mexico and the United States.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Joe Bowden

I am a Japanese, Korean, and white filmmaker. I work as a writer, director, and director of photography.
Screenwriter, Director, Director of Photography

Suzanne Riley Moneymaker

Suzanne tells stories of unexpected heros who are forced to take action beyond their comfort zone and push boundaries.
Screenwriter, Director

Maura Campbell-Shun

Maura is a filmmaker, artist, performer, editor and audio description writer/narrator. She has a passion for comedy, experimental performance and accessibility.
Editor, Director, Actor

Emily Laue

Emily is a producer, writer/director, assistant director, and occasional actor, based in Portland. She works in feature film, short films, commercials, music videos and theater.
Assistant Director, Producer, Director

Julia Morizawa

Julia Morizawa is a writer/producer/actor with over 20 years of experience in film, television, new media, theatre, and fiction podcasting.
Screenwriter, Producer, Actor

Elizabeth Champion

Most recently she appeared in a lead role in the film short, Coffee, Sex, and Cigarettes, supporting roles in the film shorts Virus, 24 Corners, and Karen Doesn't Dream.
Actor, Production Assistant

Liz Yemane

Associate Producer
Production Assistant, Producer

Kyla Yeoman

Former communications strategist at Mercy Corps, now making films for nonprofits. The intersection of food, farms, and climate is my jam.
Director, Editor, Producer

Monty Wolfe

Monty Wolfe is an award-winning gay filmmaker and a graduate of Portland State University School of Film. Originally from Louisiana, he has made the PNW his home since 2012.
Director, Screenwriter, Editor

Dahyo Coleman

Dahyo Coleman is an award-winning visual storyteller. Community and collaboration fuel her creative endeavors, with projects that portray the Black experience holistically.
Screenwriter, Director

Aileen Sheedy

Writer and director across genres, from science-fiction thrillers to raunchy romantic comedies. Created a 40-episode award-winning multimedia web series, The Misselthwaite Archives.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Jen Tate

Experienced Executive Director, arts & media Producer, and Freelance creator. I write, edit, tell stories, bring people together and make things happen.
Producer, Director, Screenwriter

Heather Morrow

Canadian playwright, screenwriter, and ESL teacher.
Screenwriter, Producer

Ashley Song

Actor/Producer, award winning filmmaker, owner of Desert Island Studios. Currently working on "At Skyview Enterprises".
Actor, Producer, Vendor

Carissa Jean Mares

Graduate of the IPRC. Founding member of Soft Skills Comics. Genre gal.
Screenwriter, Storyboard Artist

Kia Anne Geraths

Kia Anne Geraths is a west-coast based film director, cinematographer, and council member at NW Documentary in Portland, Oregon.
Director, Assistant Camera, Director of Photography

Trevor Warren

I am a neurodivergent creator with over 15 years of experience capturing the world with still photography. Now, I am looking to expand into writing and directing.
Screenwriter, Director

Erika Star

A staff writer at Afterellen.com, and contributing writer across the WWW, who recently completed the writing track at Second City Chicago.

Amanda Richards

A six time Grammy-nominated songwriter and performer with over 15 years experience in the music industry.
Actor, Composer, Screenwriter

Alicia J. Rose

Award winning filmmaker Alicia J. Rose has directed over 3 dozen music videos, one feature film, two digital series and founded her own commercial production company 2009.
Director, Editor, Producer

Genevieve Sage

Acted in Los Angeles and New York, and the last 10 years in Portland, owner of an apparel styling business, and performer/writer for two Comedy Sketch Troupes.
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Brandy Machado

Brandy Machado is an independent filmmaker residing in Portland, OR.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter


I love telling stories in motion, color & light.
Director, Producer, Editor

Chelsea Lynn Unsbee

Chelsea is an experienced production manager, field producer, line producer, and script supervisor with a demonstrated history of working in the writing and editing industry.
Producer, Script Supervisor, Location Scout

Molly McCandless

I’ve been an a stop motion animator for the last decade and looking to switch things up.

Sarey Martin

Sarey Martin (she/her) is a writer/director, passionate about elevating female voices in genre filmmaking.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Katelyn Rashleigh

I am a hard working student passionate about films featuring the LGBTQ+ community.
Actor, Screenwriter, Music Supervisor

Jake Hull

Composer for film, TV, VR, and theater whose style is as diverse as his background: orchestral arranging, ambient synths, folk, world, pop influences and new ways of creating sound.
Composer, Sound Designer