Growing Film in the PNW

This Friday marks the opening of a new movie theater in Oregon. A romantic soul, committed to bringing cinema to a tiny ocean-side community, made the move from an independent theater in Bellingham, Washington, to start another one in Florence, a town about halfway down the Oregon coast. The City Lights Cinema, a four-screen theater,…

Introducing the Pacific Northwest Media Research Consortium

This post officially opens the blog for the Pacific Northwest Media Research Consortium, an international network of scholars and other supporters who are interested in media phenomena in an idyllic corner of the world. It’s an exciting time for media in the Pacific Northwest. Just this month, we’re witnessing the emergence of two new film…

PNW Media Research

Welcome to the Pacific Northwest Media Research website. We are a group of researchers committed to making a positive contribution to the landscape of media in the region.