2014 Direct In-State Spending
Driving Economic Development Impacts
Portland’s film industry has demonstrable job creation and economic impact.
- Direct in-state spending in 2014 totaled an estimated $136 million
- As technology plays an increasingly larger role in film and television production, Portland sees significant growth in related fields - animation, game development, visual effects, and digital media.
The Portland Film Office seeks to foster an environment that allows Portland’s film industry to prosper and offer new opportunities for Portland residents to work within the industry, creating middle wage jobs that benefit the local community.