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We encourage you to look beyond your regular circle when hiring. More diverse environments are richer, more creative, and your content will be better and have a bigger audience because of it. Help create a path for underrepresented folx to have sustainable careers in film, and make better art.

stephanie hough

I’m an experimental filmmaker, educator & mentor. Currently serving as Vice President of the board with Women in Film-PDX and Equipment Manager with the Northwest Film Center.
Director, Assistant Director, Director of Photography

Eva Moss

Between the Lens, her production company, specializes in micro-documentaries for small businesses and non-profits. She has directed three narrative shorts, and a commercial.
Director, Editor, Producer

Sammy Rat Rios

Sammy Rat Rios (she/her) is a multidisciplinary theatre, film, and visual artist based in Portland, OR.
Composer, Actor, Sound Designer

Elizabeth Champion

Most recently she appeared in a lead role in the film short, Coffee, Sex, and Cigarettes, supporting roles in the film shorts Virus, 24 Corners, and Karen Doesn't Dream.
Actor, Production Assistant

Sarah Whelden

Director of Photography with extensive experience shooting narrative, documentary, and commercial content. She wants to tell stories that give hope to someone who needs it.
Director of Photography

AR Nicholas

AR Nicholas is a writer-director-producer-actor who loves to hear and tell stories in all their many forms.
Director, Screenwriter, Actor

Jen Elkington

Director and screenwriter whose Couch Film Collective film, The Secret Bonsai, won Best Fantasy Short Film at the Oregon Independent Film Festival.
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Annie Tonsiengsom

Annie is Executive Producer, Owner and co-founder of Actual Industries, an end-to-end video production company. She's loves concepting, producing, directing, and being a mom.
Producer, Director

Roberta Cumbiancchera

Roberta is director, producer, p.a and editor from Buenos Aires, Argentina who can bring a new, fresh, inclusive vision to your projects.
Director, Producer, Production Assistant

Kevin Michaluk

Kevin Michaluk is a Director of Photography and inclusion advocate based out of Portland, OR.
Director of Photography

Kamryn Fall

Kamryn is a filmmaker, director, and dancer. As a queer, black, fat woman, she hopes to continue to find ways to tell her story while helping other marginalized artists tell theirs.
Director, Editor, Producer

Lindsay Trapnell

Writer/director/DP who gravitates towards documentaries, but also loves narrative filmmaking. Interested in diverse storytelling and elevating underrepresented voices.
Director, Director of Photography, Screenwriter

Inaya Graciana Yusuf

Inaya Graciana Yusuf is a Indonesian-American artist and filmmaker raised throughout Southeast Asia. She is based in Oregon and New York.
Director of Photography, Editor

Kai Pacifico Eng

Sound recordist/designer, editor, occasional sculptor
Production Sound, Sound Designer, Editor

Lilly Lion

Lilly is a passionate screenwriter, actor, and dancer. She currently works as a freelance Assistant Editor and has been a PA for local productions such as Portlandia.
Screenwriter, Actor, Editor

Katelyn Rashleigh

I am a hard working student passionate about films featuring the LGBTQ+ community.
Actor, Screenwriter, Music Supervisor

Jennifer Rashleigh

Graduate of Montana State University's Media and Theatre Arts program. She loves acting a screenwriting.

Katie Kester

Katie Kester is a film and theater producer and director based out of Portland, Oregon. She has created and produced shows in New York City at The Upright Citizens Brigade, as well.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Margarita Zhitnikova

Margarita Zhitnikova is a nonbinary, Jewish actor and filmmaker based in NYC. Pronouns: they/them
Actor, Producer, Screenwriter

Tifini Kamara

Journalist, Writer, Director
Screenwriter, Director, Actor

E.R. Womelsduff

E.R. Womelsduff is a screenwriter, director, and novelist. She currently lives in Seattle, WA writing dialogue for AI.
Screenwriter, Director

Cambria Matlow

Cambria is a Los Angeles native with three award-winning documentaries — Woodsrider, No More Dope Parties, Burning in the Sun — under her belt. Editor and Director for hire.
Director, Editor, Screenwriter

Alissa Jessup

Writer, director, and actor whose credits include Shrill, The Mindy Project, True Blood, Grimm, The Mentalist, The Groundlings, Upright Citizen’s Brigade NYC and U.C.B. Los Angeles.
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Kia Anne Geraths

Kia Anne Geraths is a west-coast based film director, cinematographer, and council member at NW Documentary in Portland, Oregon.
Director, Assistant Camera, Director of Photography

Sarah Baker

Art Director/wardrobe, prop and food stylist in Portland. Stills and motion media. Also run Boogie Buffet Productions, producing short art films, music videos and dance parties.
Producer, Set Decorator/Props, Costume Designer

Sonya Davis

A writer, producer, and actor seen on Grimm and The Librarians and in commercials for Microsoft, Progresso Soup, Columbia, Nintendo, and many more.
Actor, Screenwriter, Producer

Marissa Merrill

Marissa is an actress and model known for End and Another Yeti: A Love Story.
Actor, Photographer/BTS

Elisa Graybill

An award winning screenwriter and director, who has been a finalist in Film Lab, AAA Screenwriting Contest, Scriptapalooza, Writers On The Storm, Fresh Voices, Blue Cat and more.
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Caesar Morales

Heavily tattooed horror/ science fiction fan who loves dogs and soccer (football). I've lived in Texas, Oregon, Alaska, New York City, Los Angeles, Spain, France and the U.K.
Screenwriter, Producer

Amanda Richards

A six time Grammy-nominated songwriter and performer with over 15 years experience in the music industry.
Actor, Composer, Screenwriter

Myhraliza Aala

Creative and motivated artist who is driven to tell stories that empower women, in particular, women in the Asian Pacific Island community.
Actor, Casting Director, Screenwriter

Zoe Gieringer

Editor and Director with a BA from Loyola Marymount University and experience in non-fiction, narrative, and corporate work.
Editor, Director

Rachel Mossey

Casting Director and Producer whose company, Weeble Mountain, specializes in casting real people and extras.
Casting Director, Producer

Chelsea Lynn Unsbee

Chelsea is an experienced production manager, field producer, line producer, and script supervisor with a demonstrated history of working in the writing and editing industry.
Script Supervisor, Screenwriter, Producer

Karina Ripper

Karina is a Director, Writer and Producer known for Clementine, The Child and the Dead, and Beware the Slenderman.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Nevada Lacy

I love creating and collaborating in many ways but within the field of filmmaking my primary focuses are directing and editing while in music it is singing.
Composer, Editor, Director

Callie Day

Audio engineer for film.
Production Sound, Sound Designer

Jen Tate

Used to work at Sesame Street and now making a documentary about karaoke.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Nik Hassinger

Nik Hassinger is a polyethnic, non-binary, gender-queer Filmmaker/Producer/Director who has had a passion for film and all things creative since they were very young.
Producer, Director, Assistant Director

Kate Beacom

Kate Beacom is a screenwriter, producer, and director known for “All Men Must Die.” Her feature film “Rehab Cabin” will be completed in 2020.
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Tricia Thomas

Writer and editor (journalism, fiction) with a background as a professional singer and voice teacher.
Editor, Screenwriter

Audrey Rose Goldfarb

With an endless calendar of fun/quirky events around the city, combined with my rotating cast of goofy friends, Audreality practically makes itself!
Producer, Director, Grip

E.R. Womelsduff

E.R. Womelsduff is a screenwriter, director, and novelist. She currently lives in Seattle, WA writing dialogue for AI.
Screenwriter, Director

Sophie Rose gass

I mostly do cinematograhy acting editing and would like to learn about other roles in the field
Assistant Camera, Actor, Editor

Chelsea Unsbee

Chelsea is a location scout, producer, and screenwriter known for associate producing the feature film Winning (now in post-production).
Location Scout, Producer, Screenwriter

Court Ross

CFC's 2019 Script to Screen Grant winner. Writer/Director/Snacker that's still figuring it all out!
Director, Screenwriter

Micaela Works

I am a producer and post producer with over a decade of experience in the industry.

Lily Hennings

Oh hey there! If you are looking for POC queer sci-fi-loving writer then you have stumbled onto the right profile.
Director, Screenwriter, Production Assistant

Adolfo Cantú-Villarreal

Co-founder of TZOM Films, an independent motion picture company, specializing in narrative films, documentaries, music videos, national TV ads.
Director, Director of Photography

Abby Thompson

Writer/director, award winning filmmaker, PNW lover. Currently working on The Beast of Aberdeen - A musical short film,
Screenwriter, Director, Producer

Lisa Webster

I am Lisa, the owner & executive producer of Steichen Studio here in Portland Oregon 🙂

Marie Biondolillo

Biondolillo's TV pilot script "Guess It Just Goes to Show" was a 2018 CineStory Original Comedy Finalist. Other work has been recognized by the Austin Film Festival.

Kim Carbonari

Art Dept / Graphics / PA, background in corporate design + BFA Fine Art. Queer, Asian-American woman in love with bringing film sets + props to life.
Production Designer, Set Decorator/Props, Production Assistant

Brandy Machado

Brandy Machado is an independent filmmaker residing in Portland, OR.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Dawn Macleod

Dawn Macleod is a VFX producer, a screenwriter, director and producer for short films.
Director, VFX, Producer

Matthew Miller

Portland based screenwriter/playwright who lives in SW Portland with my partner, Chris, our dog, Paca, and our cat, Mashed Potatoes.

Sarah Nairalez

I am a photographer, filmmaker, and media arts educator. I make craft videos and podcasts for a living. My hobby is collecting hobbies.
Editor, Producer, Production Assistant

Sophia Miller

A West Coast native, Sophia loves to direct her own films, or work as a production assistant on others films. She is currently writing episodic screenplays and looking to network.
Director, Production Assistant, Screenwriter

Rachel Hartley

Rachel is currently creating her very own web series and has big dreams for singing/songwriting Alternative R&B music and acting. Rachel loves shoes, avocados, and boba.
Actor, Screenwriter, Director

Theora Moench

An actress, writer, and filmmaker and the founder of Couch Film Collective.
Actor, Screenwriter

Janie Faison

Background in Design/VFX, with a current passion for Art Dept and Producing.
Producer, Set Decorator/Props, VFX

David Brecha

I used to write software, but I walked away from corporate america and now I'm literally building my future.
Producer, Production Assistant, Script Supervisor

Rebeca Alamo Gonzalez

Rebeca is an asylee from Venezuela turned advocate who uses language and art to amplify compassionate content.
Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Augustina Elizabeth

Augustina Elizabeth is an actress known for Escaping Freedom, Bound to Happen, and the Fap Report.

Amanda Jessica Boyd

I am a lover of stories of all shapes and sizes. I love to translate them into words that everyone can hang on to at whatever stage they are in life.
Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Monty Wolfe

Monty Wolfe is an award-winning gay filmmaker and a graduate of Portland State University School of Film. Originally from Louisiana, he has made the PNW his home since 2012.
Director, Screenwriter, Editor

Sommer Martin

With an emphasis on BIPoC communities & Womxn, I focus on telling the most overlooked stories.
Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Eve White

A professional makeup artist, FX artist and stylist for more than a decade, specializing in “green” beauty, using organic and clean, vegan, cruelty-free makeup and skincare.
Hair & Make Up Artist, Costume Designer, SFX Make Up Artist

Elizabeth Hernandez

Actor/Writer/Director. Interested in anything and everything and am always looking to learn more.
Director, Actor, Screenwriter

Hailey Backenstos

I am Hailey. I am a 22 year old Portland native, who has recently graduated from Clackamas Community college.
Grip, Production Assistant

Kelly Wilcox

I freelance as a Production Designer, HMU Artist, and Costume Designer. In addition to working with commercial clients, I enjoy working on narrative pieces and music videos.
Production Designer, Costume Designer, Hair & Make Up Artist


A useful human, here to amplify voices that aren't mine.
Director, Screenwriter

Genevieve Sage

Acted in Los Angeles and New York, and the last 10 years in Portland, owner of an apparel styling business, and performer/writer for two Comedy Sketch Troupes.
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Krista Hershberger

I recently transplanted from the Midwest to pursue my love of the high-energy and passion of film production and my fascination with the craft of sharing powerful stories.
Producer, Production Designer, Production Assistant

Laura Ohlson

Laura is a Director, Producer, Writer and AD known for We Belong Here, Late Shift and more.
Assistant Director, Director, Screenwriter

Katie Daly

When not channeling a character in front of the camera or running a film set as a producer, she works for a global athletic apparel company developing high performance product.
Actor, Director, Producer

Jess Carmen Young

Jess fosters opportunities for community connection and co-creation through the avenues of group performance, music videos, dance events, classes and workshops.
Director, Actor

Carissa Jean Mares

Graduate of the IPRC. Founding member of Soft Skills Comics. Genre gal.
Screenwriter, Storyboard Artist

Quoc Quan Le

Quoc Quan is a Vietnamese American filmmaker who was born and raised in Wisconsin. He earned his bachelor's degree in Film & Video Production from the UW-Milwaukee.
Assistant Camera, Screenwriter, Director

Fran Bittakis

FRAN BITTAKIS is Thai-American, born and raised in Chicago to immigrant parents and has lived in Portland since 2004.
Producer, Photographer/BTS, Location Scout

Elizabeth Schiffler

Elizabeth is an emerging performance studies scholar and film and performance artist.
Director, Screenwriter


A creative and emerging filmmaker and actor. Loves storytelling, creating, acting, and connecting with others in the community. Seeking on-set production experience.
Assistant Camera, Production Assistant, Director, Actor, Assistant Director

Heather Hawksford

Heather is a director, photographer, and an award-winning documentary producer. She is also co-founder of Motherist, an artist residency program focused on art and motherhood.
Producer, Director, Photographer/BTS

Sierra Mustang

Producer, writer and storyboarder working on live action, animation and voice acting projects.
Producer, Screenwriter, Storyboard Artist

Vanessa Hopkins

Vanessa has spent her lifetime in the entertainment industry: From Avant Garde theater to Home Depot Commercials.
Actor, Director, Director of Photography

Sean Khuon-Paige

Sean is a recent East Coast transplant with a passion for visual-storytelling. PA, Grip, 1st AC, FAA Licensed Drone Op, aspiring DP, you name it. He just loves helping out on set.
Production Assistant, Photographer/BTS, Grip

Emma Josephson

An imaginative film screenwriter and director. I have a diverse background in the world of film and media, working both independently and with crews of people.
Director, Screenwriter, Assistant Camera

Alyssa Roehrenbeck

Alyssa has produced independent features Seaside, documentary work for Cartoon Network, Misfits, The Force & The Fury, A Woman's Place and more.
Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Lyn Loo

Born and raised in Malaysia, Lyn Loo is a producer, director and writer currently based in Portland, Oregon.
Producer, Director, Assistant Director

Jessica Moormann

I'm a content creator in the public and private business sector looking to move into film and television working in production sound as well as post-production.
Production Assistant, Editor

Erika Star

A staff writer at Afterellen.com, and contributing writer across the WWW, who recently completed the writing track at Second City Chicago.

Kyla Yeoman

Former communications strategist at Mercy Corps, now making films for nonprofits. The intersection of food, farms, and climate is my jam.
Director, Editor, Producer

Darcy Sharpe

Darcy Sharpe is a Costume Designer, Production Designer, Fabric Artist, Set Dresser, Art Director, and Event Producer.
Costume Designer, Production Designer, Set Decorator/Props

Anya Pearson

Anya Pearson is an award-winning writer, director, and actor.
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Maribel De Leon

Maribel is the cofounder and producer of TZOM Films. She has produced numerous projects from feature documentaries, short films, commercials and narrative projects.

Aileen Sheedy

Writer and director across genres, from science-fiction thrillers to raunchy romantic comedies. Created a 40-episode award-winning multimedia web series, The Misselthwaite Archives.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Vivian Zelda Strong

My name is Vivian Zelda Strong, and I generally go by Zelda. I’m a non-binary trans woman, my pronouns are she/her, and I’m a screenwriter
Director, Screenwriter, Script Supervisor

Dawn Brooks Macleod

Dawn Brooks Macleod is a Visual Effects Producer with over 20 years experience. She's also a talented Screenwriter and future Showrunner.
VFX, Screenwriter

Nicole Seeley

An actress, improvisor and sketch comedian with 65th Percentile and Thunderegg, and has been an extra on Portlandia and in numerous filmed comedy sketches.
Actor, Screenwriter

Laurie Gabriel

Hired to write a feature screenplay for Leslie Bloom of Big Kid Films. Co-wrote, directed and produced four comedy web episodes that my partner and I are turning into a t.v. series.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Genevieve Roudané

Genevieve Roudané is a queer filmmaker who has worked on diverse productions in Mexico and the United States.
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Jake Hull

Composer for film, TV, VR, and theater whose style is as diverse as his background: orchestral arranging, ambient synths, folk, world, pop influences and new ways of creating sound.
Composer, Sound Designer