Portland Animation Resources
Organizations for Animators
Our group exists to boost the art of animation and the community that practices it, promoting a free exchange of ideas both locally and internationally.
Cascade ACM SIGGRAPH
a professional association serving the computer graphics community of Oregon and SW Washington.
PIGsquad (Portland Indie Game Squad)
The Portland Indie Game Squad is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to supporting the health and continued expansion of game developer and enthusiast communities in Portland, the Pacific Northwest, and online.
VFX/PDX is a collective of the Portland, OR area visual artists. Crossing studio boundaries, the aim is to occasionally bring everyone together to mix it up under the same roof.
Public FB Group
AEPDX’s mission is to give visual and motion graphics effects artists in Portland a platform for communication, education and collaboration.
ARCS (Animation Resource Community Service)
ARCS is a resource community for animations and storymakers in Portland, OR. The goal is to bring more awareness (and creation) of creative events, resources, and networking activities with locals in mind.
Film Industry Advocates
Regional Arts and Culture Council
The Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) receives funding from a variety of public and private partners to serve artists, arts organizations, schools and residents throughout Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington counties.
WIF PDX (Women in Film Portland)
Elevating women in film through education, outreach and professional development.
Oregon Media Production Association (OMPA)
OMPA is the champion of Oregon’s film, television and digital storytelling industry. Our members are the core of our state’s production resources. We grow Oregon’s industry by promoting the work of these members and advocating for them in state and local governments.
Oregon Story Board
Dedicated to advancing the digital storytelling industry in Oregon by providing access to the resources that companies and entrepreneurs need to thrive.
Oregon Film’s mission is to promote, grow, and protect the development of film, television, creative content industries, and crew personnel within the state of Oregon, and strengthen its reputation among the industry both nationally and internationally.
NW Film Center
A regional media arts organization founded to encourage the study, appreciation, and utilization of the moving image arts.
Northwest Animation Festival
Design Week Portland
Fertile Ground Festival - Homebrew Screening
Portland International Film Festival