In a rare and brilliant move, Akihiro Hino (president of Japanese game developer Level-5) somehow convinced Studio Ghibli – Japan's most respected animation studio – to collaborate on a new video game. Even if Studio Ghibli's Oscar-winning director Hayao Miyazaki has been a vocal critic of the medium (nixing the possibility of his films being adapted to game consoles), and...
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The DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon returns this April 26-28, 2013 to the Bijou Art Cinemas in Eugene, Oregon.DisOrient is described as a social justice film festival dedicated to deconstructing the media stereotypes of Asians and...
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PORTLAND, Ore. -- The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city's drinking water. With more than 80 perce... Read more: Portland Oregon Fluoride, Portland Oregon Water Fluoridation, Video, Portland Oregon Water Fluoride, Portland Oregon Fluoridation Vote, Portland Oregon Fluoridation, Portland Oregon Water, Portland Fluoride Vote,...
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The Maine Island Trail Association & the Northern Forest Canoe Trail are bringing the Reel Paddling Film Festival to Portland on March 29th, 2013. This event will be held at Hannaford Hall on the USM campus at 7:00 pm, and will include the exclusive premier of a new short film ...
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The festival begins Saturday and continues through Thursday, with most films being shown in Portland
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Twenty-nine films are being shown over six days as the 16th annual Maine Jewish Film Festival kicks off in Portland.
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In all, 49 films produced by160 Portland area students were submitted to the festival for consideration.
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"We started as something of a picnic party," says Pickathon founder Zale Schoenborn of his annual, three-day music festival, which come August 2, will return to Pendarvis Farm, just 20 minutes outside of Portland, Oregon...
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From Up on Poppy Hill From Studio Ghibli, the famed Japanese animation studio, a gentle, meditative tale about an industrious 16-year-old who joins a campaign to preserve a dilapidated old clubhouse where the boys at her school live.
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A man was apprehended Friday (May 17) at Cannes Film Festival after he allegedly fired a gun loaded with blanks. He was also in possession of a fake grenade. While approaching a French TV channel's festival studio, the suspect reportedly said to a bystander, "If I were you, I wouldn't stick around here," according to France 24. No one was hurt in the incident. According to...
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