OREGON INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL
The Oregon Independent Film Festival is known worldwide for our documentary film programming.
Here are some recent OIFF success stories:
Won't You Be My Neighbor?
Examines the life and legacy of Fred Rogers, the beloved host of the popular children's TV show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."
Letters From Generation RX - feat. Tilda Swinton
Oscar winner Tilda Swinton narrates the stories of real people whose experiences on prescription psychotropic drugs didn’t align with the official narratives.
When Giants Fall
This OIFF award winning documentary looks into the cruel business of the ivory trade is a cruel business. Every 15 minutes an elephant is killed for its ivory.
The Bonobo Connection - feat. Ashley Judd
The Bonobo Connection is a documentary about one of our closest and most endangered relatives, the bonobo ape. Narrated by Ashley Judd.
The Resurrection of Jake The Snake Roberts
In the late 80s, Jake “the Snake” Roberts was among the most famous professional wrestlers in the world. His talent was undeniable, and the giant snakes he threw upon his opponents… unforgettable. 30 years later, Roberts has lost his family and his fortune to his reckless lifestyle.
Well Now You're Here, There's No Way Back
The history and rebirth of heavy metal band Quiet Riot, and a surprisingly personal story told in this amazing OIFF Award Winning Documentary:
Well Now You're Here,There's No Way Back tells the story behind the formation, rise, and return of Quiet Riot.
Bob Marley: The Making of a Legend
The Oregon Independent Film Festival is also showcased and was an early supporter of Esther Anderson and Gian Godoy's documentary film
Bob Marley: The Making Of A Legend, that featured footage of home movie style footage including interviews with the King of Reggae before he was famous that was lost for over 30 years.