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Event Sponsored by RACC: Horror Through An Inclusive Lens

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What terrifies you depends on your personal experiences. We’ve teamed up with our friends at Monstrous Femme Films to present a panel of women, non-binary and Black horror filmmakers around how their unique experiences influence their stories. This conversation centers traditionally marginalized horror filmmakers but all are welcome. Horror Through An Inclusive Lens is funded in part by the Regional Arts & Culture Council.

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FORTITUDE: Sarah Whelden | We all have our own little superpowers.

How cinematographer Sarah Whelden sees light at the end of the tunnel. For this season’s last installment of Fortitude, 1 I’m going to step precariously […]

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What’s better than making a statement? Listening & taking action.

The following story is an honest peak into what “doing the work” looks like inside OMPA. It can get messy, but it’s worth it! Here’s where we’re at in June 2021…

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Statement on OMPA’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Efforts

We believe in embracing diverse perspectives, supporting equitable access to opportunities, and creating inclusive environments that are supportive and welcoming to all. This vision requires that what we do and how we do it needs to change. Sometimes inclusion means shifting our focus. We recognize that this can be uncomfortable for those who don’t see the need for change—but it’s imperative and long overdue for those who haven’t benefited from the status quo.

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Update on OMPA’s advocacy work for the 2021 legislative session

We have a busy 2021 advocacy agenda this year, between the legislative session and work with the City of Portland. See where we’re at on some of our key advocacy efforts.

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