Host The World’s Best Bike Filmmakers

Filmmakers from all over the world are coming to Portland for Filmed by Bike!

Our Homestay Program is one of the most rewarding ways to be involved in the festival. Homestays give filmmakers the opportunity to connect with locals, have a comfortable place to rest their head at the end of a long day and a chance to see the real Portland.

What You Get

  • The change to meet inspiring, creative filmmakers from all over the world
  • Festival Pass – unlimited access to Filmed by Bike
  • A thank you bag of treats
  • Access to the Filmmaker Bike Ride + Tour
  • Access to the Filmmaker Q+A

    + Much more!

What You Provide

  • A comfortable place to sleep, preferably in a private room or secluded area.
  • A friendly face and someone who can answer questions about Portland.
  • Most filmmakers will visit for a few days during the festival season.
  • That’s about it! Anything above and beyond this you want to do is completely up to you. We provide other resources for the filmmakers.

More Info

Guthrie Straw, Films Manager: Guthrie@FilmedByBike.org

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