2017 Press

RADIO / PODCASTS

Adventures in Artslandia 2/14/16 – Executive Director Tara Johnson-Medinger talks with Susannah Mars

TELEVISION

PRINT / WEB

2017 LOGOS / PRESS RELEASES

POWFEST CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF PUTTING WOMEN DIRECTED FILMS ON SCREEN WITH  BEWARE THE SLENDERMAN, THIS IS EVERYTHING: GIGI GORGEOUS, GUEST OF HONOR CHERYL DUNYE AND MORE, AT THIS YEAR’S FESTIVAL

POWFEST ANNOUNCES 2017 WOMAN OF HONOR – AWARD-WINNING DIRECTOR CHERYL DUNYE – Press Release 2/9/16

  

2016 Press

TELEVISION

KGW [email protected] – 2/25/16 – The Power of Women film fest is back with Twilight’s Catherine Hardwicke

RADIO

XRAY-FM – 3/3/16 – XRAY in the Morning – Interview with Catherine Hardwicke

XRAY-FM – 3/1/16 – XRAY in the Morning – Interview with Tara Johnson-Medinger

KBOO – 2/25/16 – The Film Show

PRINT / WEB

Filmmaker Magazine – 3/9/16 – Here’s How to Direct Catherine Hardwicke-Style

Oregon Arts Watch – 3/3/16 – BAM! POWFest strikes a blow for gender equality in filmmaking

The Portland Mercury – 3/3/16 -The Oscars are a Joke, POWFest is Not

Street Roots – 2/25/16 – ‘Twilight’ director Catherine Hardwicke advocates for women in film

Women’s Voices for Change – 2/25/16 – Film Festival Director Tara Johnson-Medinger—a Woman Who Is Making a Difference

Portland Monthly – 2/25/16 – Catherine Hardwicke on Movies, Money, and Misogyny in Tinseltown

Oregonian – 2/5/16 – ‘Twilight’ director will help Portland girls break into film

Portland Monthly – 1/19/16 – POWFest to Host Twilight Director Catherine Hardwicke

2016 LOGOS / PRESS RELEASE

POWFest Announces 2016 Program Highlights – Press Release 2/15/16

2016 Woman of Honor – Director Catherine Hardwicke – Press Release 2/4/2016

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2015 Press

PRINT / WEB

Oregonian – 3/12/15 – Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival returns March 12-15

Portland Monthly – March 2015 – Women’s Film Festival Hits Portland Screens With a Pow

Willamette Week – 3/11/15 – Girls In Film

Portland Mercury – 3/11/15 – Equal Opportunity

The Portland Tribune – 3/5/15 – Putting the POW in Empowerment

GoLocalPDX – 3/5/15 – 8th Annnual POWFest Celebrates Women Directors

Media Inc – March 2015 Issue – POWFest: The Power of Women In Film

The Portland Mercury – 2/18/15 – Who Need’s Empowerment?

RADIO

KBOO – Stage and Studio 3/3/15

KBOO – The Film Show – 2/25/15

2015 LOGOS / PRESS RELEASE

2015 POWFest Programming Highlights – Press Release 2/24/2015

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2014 Press

TELEVISION

AM Northwest – 3/6/14

KGW [email protected] – 3/6/14

PRINT / WEB

The Oregonian 3/5/14

Willamette Week 3/5/14–Joanna Priestley

Willamette Week 3/5/14–Gideon’s Army

The Mercury 3/5/14

POW Fest Announces 2014 Program HighlightsPRESS RELEASE 2.18.14

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2013 Press

2013 PRINT / WEB

Director Penelope Spheeris: Things are better for women…kinda ~ The Oregonian 3/7/13

This Ain’t Hollywood ~ Portland Mercury 3/6/13

Rock N Roll Mamas preview at POWFest ~ Oregon Music News 3/6/13

Hot Seat: Penelope Spheeris ~ Willamette Week 3/6/13

Top Five Films to See at POWFest ~ Willamette Week 3/6/13

The Portland Observer 2/27/13

Thompson On Hollywood ~ Indiewire
 2/21/13

The Oregonian ~ Penelope Spheeris Announcement

2013 RADIO/TV


2012 Press

2012 Press Elements

2011 Press

2011 Press Elements

2010 POWFest & Caldera Summer Benefit Press Release

2010 Press

2010 Press Elements

2010 Program Announcement Press Release