BendFilm Festival returns in October!! “BendFilm celebrates independent films and the risky, passionate, tough and talented people who make them”. This event has showcased many of the best and most varied independent films in the Pacific NW and beyond. It is hosted in a number of local theaters including the historic Tower Theater downtown, a state-of-the-art cinema, inside a craft brewery, a chic performance venue, and BendFilm’s very own year-round cinema, the Tin Pan Theater! Check onlline for passes, locations and movies.