The Friday Harbor Film Festival
Mark your calendar for the fourth annual Friday Harbor film Festival, November 4, 5 & 6, 2016. Each year the Friday Harbor Film Festival, located on beautiful San Juan Island, Washington, invites dedicated and talented Filmmakers from all over the world to showcase their Documentary films’ unique ability to;
- Entertain audiences through the art of compelling storytelling;
- Inspire audience members, as well as filmmakers to be a force for positive change;
- Enlighten all participants by conveying relevant information, creating awareness and expanding appreciation of our fragile planet, diverse cultures and those daring to explore new frontiers.
- Encourage students to learn the art of storytelling thru film, by participating in the Young Filmmakers Project.
This year’s film selection promises to be a rare opportunity to see some of the most thought-provoking and enlightening films available.
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Richard Chew, this year’s winner of The Andrew V. McLaglen Lifetime Achievement Award, is a distinguished academy award-winning film editor and producer. The Festival will honor his 50 years in the film industry at our Opening Night Gala at the San Juan Community Theatre on Friday, November 4, at 7 pm. During the evening’s festivities, the documentary filmmakers in attendance will also be introduced along with an extended amalgam of trailers. >>Read more<<
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We are now actively seeking volunteers to help out with this year’s event. Check out the positions available and sign up to be a part of FHFF for 2016!
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The Friday Harbor Film Festival happens annually on San Juan Island in Washington State and features documentary films that Entertain – Inspire – Enlighten us about the the people, cultures and environment that make up the area known as the Pacific Rim. Keep up-to-date about year-round events and the 2016 Friday Harbor Film Festival through Facebook, Twitter or our email newsletter. Or stop by and see us at our Office & Hospitality Center at 10 First Street, Friday Harbor.
Announcing the Friday Harbor Film Festival Society! Click here for more info.
Kenmore Air is the Official Airline of the Friday Harbor Film Festival
Click here for the full line up of films for 2016.