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]


Marko Vuorinen

Director, "Tamara W."

Film's director, Finnish-born Marko Vuorinen (1974) is better known for his work as a documentary photographer and artist. "Tamara W." is Vuorinen's debut as a filmmaker. Vuorinen believes that there would be a lot less unjust judgement in the world if we would only force ourselves to stop, sit down, and hear each other's life stories. Vuorinen believes in the power of sharing life stories. Vuorinen works mainly between New York City and his home town Helsinki, Finland. His work philosophy is to demystify and humanize life. 

My Directors Sessions

Friday, August 29

11:30pm PDT

Tamara W. Living Room Theater

Saturday, August 30

11:30pm PDT