Southern Oregon Film and Television

Discover Southern Oregon, friendly to a filmmaker's eye as well as budget, where incredible locations, experienced crews, strong film incentives and no state sales tax have attracted industry professionals from across the country and around the world.

For a full description of what Southern Oregon has to offer, begin your journey HERE or click on the links to the left.


The feature film BROTHERS-IN-LAW, produced by SNL Exec Producer Lorne Michaels and starring Taran Killam, Bill Pullman, Rita Wilson, and castmembers from SNL and Hollywood, just wrapped their shoot in Klamath Falls and Lake of the Woods!

Check out the local news coverage here!


Monday, September 22nd, 2014
Tour of KOBI-TV 5 and Pilot Rock Productions Facility*
Time: Tour starts at 5:30pm
Location: KOBI, 125 South Fir Street Medford <map>

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
Movie Making in the Rogue Valley: A Historical Perspective
A part of the Southern Oregon History Series

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Medford Library, 205 South Central Ave., Medford <map>

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
Cameras & Cocktails Networking Event**
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Location: TBD

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
Movie Making in the Rogue Valley: A Historical Perspective
A part of the Southern Oregon History Series

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland <map>

For more details on our upcoming events, visit the SOFaT Events page.

**Denotes Members Only Event. Guest Policy: We encourage potential members to be a guest and learn more about the organization. Guests are permitted to attend up to two (2) events and are then requested to apply for membership and refrain from attending until having joined.


SOFaT welcomes our newest members and thanks those renewing. Please check out their listings to learn more about them.

Scott Glenn - Location Sound
Victoria Linssen - Line Producer/Cinematographer
Reel House Films - Production Company
Jayson Wynkoop - Editor
Gilda Hodges - Supporter
Ryan Niemi - Supporter
Philip Mackey - Student

Karen Smith - Supporter
Tyler James Myers - Student
Sangye Ince-Johannsen - Assistant Camera
Claudia Everett - Costume Designer/Key Costumer
Jack Vitacco - Supporter
Donnie Allen - Supporter


Simone Stewart has been named City of Medford Arts Commissioner. Simone will fill a 14 month term beginning in September.

David Kirk West just released his short film "Occam's Razor" online. View it here.

Short films made by David Kirk West, Bruce Bayard, Ross Williams and Richard Jensen were all Official Selections at the 2nd Annual Klamath Independent Film Festival. David Kirk West took First Place with "Liberation" and Richard Jensen took Third with "GlenGary Glen Styx".

Maddox Visual produced a shoot for Husky Liners for the Yonder agency. Locations included the Maddox Visual stage and property, Southern Oregon Subaru and Smith Rock. SOFaT members on the production were: Matt Doell (Producer/AD), Tyler Maddox (AC//Steadicam), Jeffery Star (Production Coordinator), Pete Gillette (Key Grip), and Tom Nead (Gaffer). Maddox Visual also provided the camera and grip/electric equipment.

Maddox Visuals shot a corporate video for the audio electronics company Mackie. Tyler Maddox was DP and Matt Doell was Writer.

Tyler Maddox is the Stills Photographer for feature BROTHERS-IN-LAW shooting out at Klamath Falls.

Rocky Garrotto is working as Assistant Camera on the WWII drama Combat Report, shooting up in Portland.

Darren Campbell completed a short doc, "Trail Stewards of the Lost Sierra," for the Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship Association, and is working on two non-profit environmental shorts in the State of Jefferson. He also just acquired his first GoPro drone, the DJI Phantom.

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