Why Not Us?
Northwest production company gets national attention By Brian Pelzel & Doug Cooper It’s so nice to be in the Pacific Northwest! For too long, the rest of the country has basically forgotten about the upper left-hand corner. Sure, they know that it’s the home of Boeing and Microsoft and that it has an unparalleled obsession with coffee. But this February, […]
The Wilderness of James: Oregon-shot film premieres at SXSW
Photos by Scott Patrick Green Taking on the three-headed beast that is South by Southwest can be daunting, especially for first-time feature filmmakers. With the festival’s enormous amount of music, film and interactive talent, it’s easy to get swallowed up and forgotten. But with The Wilderness of James, Portland native Michael Johnson won the battle handily, earning rave reviews from […]
Live From Fremont, It is The !
Media Inc. goes on set of the Seattle-satirizing sketch comedy Photos by Regan MacStravic Long-time Seattleites will fondly remember Almost Live!, a sketch comedy series that aired on KING-TV in the slot ahead of Saturday Night Live from the late ‘80s through the ‘90s. The show, led by writer-turned-actor John Keister and radio/TV personality Pat Cashman, ribbed Seattle-area sports teams […]
The Inland Empire
A Q&A with Rich Cowan of Spokane’s North by Northwest By Tim Robinson, Director of Communications & PR, Visit Spokane Photos courtesy of North by Northwest If there’s a gravitational pull in the film industry, you could say that North by Northwest Entertainment, located in Spokane, Washington, has the g-force of the sun. This 24-year-old company has risen (and risen) […]
Media Inc. Announces Film Production Focus, Adds Editors
Longtime Pacific Northwest publication Media Inc. has announced it will re-focus its content and increase its editorial resources to provide exclusive coverage of the region’s film and video production industry. Media Inc. has been an industry leader for thirty years, covering the Pacific Northwest creative, film production, marketing and advertising industries. The re-formatted magazine and digital edition will now provide […]