Welcome to the Portland Film Festival 2014 Schedule. Also on FacebookTwitterMeetup and Instagram. Use #PDXFF14 in your posts, so we can follow your festival experience. Don’t miss Opening Night and the RED CARPET on Tuesday August 26th at CRYSTAL BALLROOM. SEX ED - A new teacher quickly finds that his highly pubescent pupils are receiving no form of sex ed.  He wants to teach them – but he’s not exactly “experienced.” [MORE]


Kai Smythe

Director, “Loving Myself - Hairy Soul Man”

After making independent shorts for around 5 years, Kai Smythe was accepted into Victorian College of Arts film school where he won ‘Best 2nd Year Production’ and ‘Best cinematography’ at the VCA awards. After graduating he started work on a feature documentary titled ‘Lost on the road to Shangri La’ about two musical comedians who travel though Asia to write their new musical, which is still in production.  He is in development for the Sci Fi comedy series ‘Rented Space’.

My Directors Sessions

Wednesday, August 27

8:30pm PDT

Thursday, August 28

9:50pm PDT