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]

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Blake Nelson

Blake Nelson is the author of many acclaimed books for adults and young adults.  His novel PARANOID PARK was made into a film by Gus Van Sant, which won a special 60th anniversary prize at the Cannes Film Festival in 2007.  His first novel GIRL was made into a feature film starring Dominique Swain, Selma Blaire and Portia D'Rossi.  His new novel THE PRINCE OF VENICE BEACH was released this June.  He currently lives in Hillsboro, Oregon.