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]


P.H. Wells

First Straw Films
Director, "My Shanghai"
Portland, OR
Producer, Director, Writer, Editor. On the way to marketing her screenplays to Hollywood, Pam discovered documentary storytelling and a love of editing. She created First Straw Films in 2011 and raised over $20,000 on Kickstarter for My Shanghai. Born in Pasadena, her background in design and small business was natural training for independent film production; nine years in the Portland Opera Chorus, less so, but key to her love for the performing arts. She was Associate Producer on a short film and lent a hand to the upcoming Les Voyageurs Sans Trace currently in post at NW Documentary.

My Directors Sessions

Thursday, August 28

5:15pm PDT

Sunday, August 31

12:00pm PDT