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Coraline is Coming

By January 17, 2009

The 32nd Annual Portland International Film Festival opens Thursday, February 5th with the much-anticipated premiere of Portland-based LAIKA’s new movie, Coraline. Coraline is a stop-motion animated feature based on a story by author Neil Gaiman, and it's not to be missed.

Get tickets in advance at the Festival Box Office:
Mark Building, Portland Art Museum, 1119 SW Park Avenue
The box office opens January 28, and will be open daily from noon - 6 p.m.
You may also get advance tickets by phone at (503) 228-PIFF or online at the NW Film Center's website.

Get the full festival schedule online starting January 23 at www.nwfilm.org.

Film festival prices are as follows: $9 General, $8 Portland Art Museum members, students, and seniors, $6 NW Film Center members

Opening night: $50, $40 NWFC Silver Screen members
Closing night party: $10 (free for members)


January 19, 2009 at 3:03 pm
(1) CreativeType says:

I saw Coraline last week (private screening) and it’s stunningly beautiful! A great story, a spunky girl, and a quirky cast of characters all living near or in an old Victorian in Ashland, Oregon. Go see it, and be transformed by it’s this 3D, Portland-made, top quality movie.

January 19, 2009 at 6:42 pm
(2) Michael Mallon says:

I cant weight to see coraline, i have been weighting for it for about 6 months now, from when i first found out it was coming out.

came across a competition giving away some coraline goodies at anim8 stop motion as well. worth checking out: anima stop motion animation

January 20, 2009 at 10:37 pm
(3) Mike says:

There’s a bunch of short films about the handmade nature of the film on the official movie site:


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