Award winners announced at 2020 Klamath Independent Film Festival

Award winners announced at 2020 Klamath Independent Film Festival

Custom awards created by Southern Cascade Woodcrafters Guild featured at KIFF Klamath Independent Film Festival took a different shape in 2020, in part due to COVID-19 restrictions and with new opportunities to branch out to larger audiences. With a maximum of only 100 people allowed inside due to crowd restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic, Klamath Film for the first time offered the annual film festival in a hybrid model -- continuing in-person events as well as offering online passes to watch films in an on-demand format and with livestreams of on-stage activities. Held Sept. 18-20 at The Ross Ragland Theater…
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Donate cables, adapters to help filmmakers at Klamath Independent Film Festival

Donate cables, adapters to help filmmakers at Klamath Independent Film Festival

Cable drive to assist filmmakers who lost homes, businesses in Oregon fires TO PURCHASE TICKETSVisit https://klamathfilmfestival2020.eventive.org/welcome While fundraisers are emerging to help Oregonians who lost their homes and businesses in the ongoing fires, help can come in more than just financial ways. Sadly at least one of the filmmakers with a film selected for this year's Klamath Independent Film Festival lost their homes and much of their equipment, and have asked for help in replenishing their equipment supplies -- specifically the hundreds of cables, wires and adapters needed for everything from computers and hard drives to cameras and phones. In an…
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Tickets now on sale for 2020 Klamath Independent Film Festival!

Tickets now on sale for 2020 Klamath Independent Film Festival!

In-person and online festival passes available TO PURCHASE TICKETSVisit https://klamathfilmfestival2020.eventive.org/welcome The wait is finally over! Tickets are now on sale for the 2020 Klamath Independent Film Festival, offered for the first-time in a hybrid model with limited ticket availability in-person and online festival passes to watch KIFF2020 from the comfort of home. Klamath Independent Film Festival has become renowned as the premier Oregon-centric film festival, exclusively presenting the best in independent filmmaking in the State of Oregon in the past calendar year. KIFF2020 is being held at The Ross Ragland Theater in Klamath Falls, Ore, Sept. 18-20. Due to Oregon-mandated…
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Klamath Film member meetings return to Mia & Pia’s Sept. 3

Klamath Film member meetings return to Mia & Pia’s Sept. 3

September meeting returns to Mia & Pia's patio with featured guest Andrew Gay Following technical difficulties with August's meeting, the September Klamath Film meeting once again returns with issues solved and welcomes back our featured guest for a discussion about moviemaking in Southern Oregon. The September meeting will take place on Thursday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m., presented both in-person on the Mia & Pia's Pizzeria and Brewhouse patio (3545 Summers Lane in Klamath Falls) and online via GoToMeeting. Returning will be featured guest Andrew Gay -- Associate Professor of Digital Cinema at Southern Oregon University, to discuss the film…
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Discount post-production audio services offered to Klamath Film members

Discount post-production audio services offered to Klamath Film members

Ghost Particle offers substantially reduced post-production services exclusively for Klamath Film members In the midst of your next film production and not yet sure what to do for post-production music, scoring, arranging and sound design? Now Klamath Film members can access Ghost Particle Publishing - a collective of artists with decades of film experience in sound design and composition. Exclusive for Klamath Film members starting in October, post-production services will be available for Klamath Film productions in the Klamath, Deschutes and Jackson County regions. The partnership is split into three different post-production plans: Plan 1 At-cost pricing - only pay for…
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KIFF2020 Schedule Announced

KIFF2020 Schedule Announced

2020 Klamath Independent Film Festival to be presented in-person and simultaneously online via Eventive.org With COVID-19 concerns at a premium, added safety protocols are being implemented for the 2020 Klamath Independent Film festival and limited ticket availability, while the entire festival will be simultaneously offered in an on-demand style thanks to Eventive Virtual Festival. Taking place Sept. 18-20 at The Ross Ragland Theater in Klamath Falls, Ore., in person audiences will be limited to 100 people total inside the facility. Tickets will be exclusively sold in advance to maintain proper crowd limitations (ticking info coming soon!) After extensive judging criteria, Klamath…
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Oregon Outdoor Adventure Film Grant announced

Oregon Outdoor Adventure Film Grant announced

$20,000 in grant funs available for outdoors films in Oregon Oregon Film and The Oregon Made Creative Foundation have announced the application window is now open for the 2021 Outdoor Adventure Film Grant in conjunction with Travel Oregon, encompassing $20,000 for filmmaking in Oregon highlighting outdoor adventures. According to Tim Williams, director of Oregon Film, applications will be accepted from Aug. 7 - Sept. 4. For more information bout the filmmaking support grant program, eligibility requirements, applications, and more; visit www.oregonmade.org/outdoor-adventure-film-grant-2021.html. More details from Tim Williams are here: The Oregon Made Creative Foundation is launching a $20,000 grant tomorrow focused…
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Klamath Independent Film Festival to be presented in-person AND online

Klamath Independent Film Festival to be presented in-person AND online

KIFF 2020 at Ross Ragland Theater, online via Eventive The eighth annual Klamath Independent Film Festival will take place Sept. 18-20, 2020, scheduled to be held at The Ross Ragland Theater in Klamath Falls, Ore. Current COVID-19 crowd restrictions limit crowds to 100 people, so in addition to in-person screenings KIFF2020 will also be available online with special live-streaming events through Eventive. Out-of-town travelers to Klamath Falls for KIFF2020 can receive a room discount through a partnership with Cerulean Hotel. Film lovers can join in the fun at the Ross Ragland Theater, or watch from the comfort of home online…
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Klamath Film needs your help

Klamath Film needs your help

Fundraiser launched in wake of COVID-19 financial impacts From the Klamath Film executive director: It has been a difficult year for all, arts organizations included. We so desperately want to continue our mission to serve the Klamath Basin, but have been forced to cancel or suspend numerous planned events amid lockdowns and crowd restrictions, impacting Klamath Film's revenue. Undaunted, we strive onward, determined to offer events that support our community and youth; such as our first annual online film fellowship for youth this August, the eighth annual Klamath Independent Film Festival in September, and special film showcases as well as…
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In-person Klamath Film member meetings return August 6

In-person Klamath Film member meetings return August 6

Hybrid online option also offered -- will meet at Mia's & Pia's The next Klamath Film monthly member meeting will take place both online via GoToMeeting and in-person, at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6. A socially-distanced in-person meeting is being offered on the patio deck of Mia's & Pia's Pizzeria and Brewhouse (3545 Summers Lane, Klamath Falls). Masks are REQUIRED. Just like with past meetings, you’ll have a chance to network and hear about upcoming projects and events being planned by Klamath Film. Despite the ongoing health crisis, you will still have a chance to interact with filmmakers, film…
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