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]


Todd Lillethun

Director, “Safe Word”
  1. Todd Lillethun works as a freelance filmmaker in Chicago. He is the former Program Director of Chicago Filmmakers, where he developed educational, networking, and grant programs for local filmmakers, and programmed over 200 screenings of independent films for the general public. His documentary short NIGHT BUS (2009) played at Landlocked, Heartland, and Peace on Earth Film Festivals. At Kartemquinn Films, he was post-production assistant on THE WAR TAPES (2006), which won the Best Documentary Prize at the Tribeca Film Festival, and worked on other documentaries including IN THE FAMILY (2007), TERRA INCOGNITA (2007), and PRISONER OF HER PAST (2010). He is currently editor and director of photography for the feature documentary MISS GAY BLACK AMERICA (in progress). He studied film at Columbia College Chicago and the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. 

My Directors Sessions

Saturday, August 30

2:30pm PDT