Media Coverage of Priced Out

Since Priced Out premiered in Oct. 2017, it’s received a tremendous amount of attention in the media from local newspaper, TV and radio to activist podcasts. Here is a roundup up of our coverage so far.


Newspaper and Magazine

PDX Monthly
The city's premiere arts and culture glossy magazine features a Q & A with director Cornelius Swart.

Willamette Week
Portland's Pulitzer Prize-winning weekly features a story on Priced Out.

Portland Mercury
The city's edgy alt weekly reviews Priced Out and other films at the Northwest Filmmakers' Festival. 

The Scanner
The city's largest black-owned newspaper features Priced Out prior to its public release.

Street Roots News
Portland's weekly covering homelessness and poverty feature story on Priced Out with director Q&A.

High Country News
Magazine covering issues of the American West.


PBS NewsHour
National Public Television daily news program

KATU Channel 2 AM Northwest
ABC's Portland affiliate interviews Cornelius Swart on its morning show

KGW/NewsChannel 8 Portland Today
NBC's Portland affiliate's morning show interviews director Cornelius Swart

KGW/NewsChannel 8 Live at 7 (pm) 
NBC's Portland affiliate's evening show interviews director Cornelius Swart

KATU Channel 2 Evening News
ABC's Portland affiliate covers upcoming screenings of Priced Out.

Radio and Podcasts

Oregon Public Broadcasting
Liberal news, arts and culture from Oregon's only statewide news organization

KUIK Radio
Conservative news and talk radio for Washington County, Oregon

PDXISH (Podcast)
Podcast from Portland gadabout Byron Beck about all things arts, culture and news for Portland and beyond

Chocolate and Carmel (Podcast)
Two black activists in the thick of fight for social justice

Melanated Media News (Podcast)
Cleveland-based citizen journalist exploring issues from gentrification to health and wellness


Tennessee State University Blog

Historically black college posts about gentrification and promotes an upcoming screening of NorthEast Passage in Nashville.

Meyer Memorial Trust

One of the 100 largest private charitable trusts in the United States posts an interview with director Cornelius Swart.

Urban Cultural Studies

Multi-author blogs administered by Dr. Benjamin Fraser, Professor and Chair of the Foreign Languages and Literatures Department at East Carolina University.

Coverage of Northeast Passage

Willamette Week
Portland's Pulitzer Prize-winning weekly features a story on Priced Out.