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Bidding a bittersweet goodbye to another year, we realize it’s a heck of a lot more fun reminiscing the countless collaborations of 2019. Our year in review meant a lot of gratitude for the timeless, steadfast connections while honoring the start of new ones — no matter the project, it all came back to the community of people who all make it happen. Step into our very special 2020 reel and meet the artists behind the music.

Written and directed by Oregon indie favorite Kelly Reichardt (Certain Women, Meek’s Cutoff, Old Joy) and adapted from the novel The Half Life by John Raymond. OMPA Board Member Neil Kopp co-produced the film, with a host of other members and local professionals on crew.

Set in the early 1820s, the story follows two unlikely friends—a lone Western traveler and a Chinese immigrant—who make money sneaking milk from the territory’s first cow. The two form a heartwarming bond, but how long can their scheme last before things go awry?

Revery is a creative production and global storytelling studio based in NE Portland. From a 6-second ad to a 93 minute feature film, and everywhere in between, Revery is a trusted content partner for brands, agencies, and artists. With work ranging across sport, tech, fashion, and more for startups and Fortune 500 companies alike, Revery is people, love, and stories. Visit their website to learn more: www.revery.is

The film adaptation of Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made is available on Disney+ as of February 7. The story follows an enterprising little boy and his imaginary polar bear best friend as they solve crimes both big and small. The movie was shot in Portland and Vancouver, BC. Watch the trailer for glimpses of the St. John's Bridge and even a signature Portland Naked Bike Ride.