Friday Harbor Film Festival


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Best of the Fest

Exciting News: The Friday Harbor Film Festival is going on the road, and our first stop is New York City! Best of the Fest (from the Friday Harbor Film Festival, San Juan Island, WA) Saturday, April 1, 2017, 8:00 am – 8:00 pm The Explorers Club, 46 E. 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 &
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Oscar Night

SAVE THE DATE: Come and Celebrate Oscar Night with the Friday Harbor Film Festival at the San Juan Island Yacht Club, located at 273 Front St. in Friday Harbor February 26. Doors open at 4:30pm! We will be celebrating Oscar Night. Tickets for this fun Soiree, Dinner, Silent and Live A
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Free Special Screening

Due to popular demand, we will be hosting a special screening of Haida Gwaii: On the Edge of the World at Mike’s Cafe and Wine Bar on Tuesday November 15th at 7:00pm. The screening is free, so arrive early and enjoy dinner and a film with us. Mike’s Cafe & Wine Bar 135
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A Look at the Friday Harbor Film Festival Highlights

The fourth annual Friday Harbor Film Festival on Nov. 4–6, featured line-up of documentary films, as well as many special events that celebrated the art of filmmaking. “I started working on feature stories to enlighten and inspire so it is fitting to receive an award from an organizat
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Who Was Andrew V. McLaglen?

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA – Who was Andrew V. McLaglen? The man behind the Friday Harbor Film Festival’s Andrew V. McLaglen Lifetime Achievement Award. This year, the award will be given to Richard Chew. The award presentation will occur at the Opening Night Filmmakers Gala, held at the
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Top Athletes Set to Sky Dive into Friday Harbor’s Schools

October 27th, 2016 FRIDAY HARBOR, WA –On November 4, as part of the Jump for Joy program, professional athletes Neil Amonson, and Jeff Shapiro will be skydiving into local schools to spark interest in living life to the fullest and this year’s Friday Harbor Film Festival. The first sk
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Astronaut & Actor Pete Freeland Attends Festival

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA – Astronaut, rocket scientist and actor, Pete Freeland, will be attending the fourth annual Friday Harbor Film Festival, which will be held November 4-5- 6! Freeland grew up in Aumsville, Oregon and graduated from Cascade High School; he then studied aerospace engine
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Astronaut & Actor Pete Freeland Attends Festival

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA – Astronaut, rocket scientist and actor, Pete Freeland, will be attending the fourth annual Friday Harbor Film Festival, which will be held November 4-5- 6! Freeland grew up in Aumsville, Oregon and graduated from Cascade High School; he then studied aerospace engine
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Richard Chew Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA – The Friday Harbor Film Festival, which will be held November 4-5-6, is honoring Richard Chew, a distinguished Academy Award-winning film editor and producer, with this year’s Andrew V. McLaglen Lifetime Achievement Award. The Festival will honor Chew’s 50 years in
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Letter to Elementary and Middle School Parents and Guardians

On November 4-5-6, 2016, the fourth annual Friday Harbor Film Festival will take place. We have an amazing line up this year of over 45 great documentary films and shorts that tell compelling stories. We are featuring several local films, including Sonic Sea to Taming Wild. In additio
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