Closing the show on opening night, Harland Williams will take the stage and perform his hilarious stand up comedy act for festival attendees.
With an avaricious appetite, no native predators, and rapid reproduction rates, the invasive lionfish is one of the planet's greatest eco-disasters. In this short documentary about sustainability and activism, a community of passionate Floridians use creative removal methods to save the waters they love. Runtime: 13 Minutes
Ninety percent of the world’s ancient oyster reefs have collapsed in the last thirty years. Faced with the human pressures of coastal development, pollution, reduced freshwater flow, and overharvesting, the renowned oyster reefs in Florida’s Apalachicola Bay are now slipping toward the same fate. Runtime: 129 Minutes
3 storylines, each a different genre: drama, action, comedy. As a young teenager plots her escape from a run-down motel, three killers-for-hire hunt for their rightful reward after an assignment. Meanwhile, two knuckleheads attempt to solve a sudden and mysterious murder. Runtime: 92 Minutes
The story of five very different young adults who learn, following their estranged mother's passing, that they are not only siblings, but also the sole heirs to her house--which they must share together...or lose. Runtime: 24 Minutes
A happy homeowner answers his door and discovers the true price of terror. Runtime: 9 Minutes
Spare Me tells the story of “Trey Compton” a young African American man confronting his past to overcome changing a flat tire. Runtime: 10 Minutes
Based on a true story, Apollo astronaut John S. Bull is determined to be the first man on the moon. He and his wife Nancy are an unstoppable force,about to come into contact with the immovable object of the NASA training gauntlet during the pinnacle days of the space race. Runtime: 20 Minutes
On the verge of a mid-life crisis, Alex seizes his final shot at stand-up comedy fame. But without any jokes, he returns to his hometown in Michigan for inspiration, where a reunion with his childhood best friend and ex-girlfriend sets off a hilarious chain of blunders and leaves him as the only one not laughing. Runtime: 80 Minutes
Comedian and Actor Harland Williams is known the world over for his hilarious movie roles and outlandish stand up and sketch comedy routines. From his unforgettable roles in films such as Dumb and Dumber, Something about Mary, Half Baked, Rocketman, Sorority Boys, Down Periscope and so many more. Harland has been described as a scene stealing actor whose unique portrayals of his characters keep them etched in the minds of filmgoers everywhere. Add to this his incredible stand up comedy routines, which have been seen on Letterman, The Tonight Show, Conan O’Brian, HBO, Comedy Central and everywhere else. Described as sharp, witty, unpredictable and original; Harland is the true master of joke telling and crowd interaction. His improvisational skills led to him winning the award for best improviser on NBC’s prime time series, ‘Thank God You Are Here’ (available on YouTube). Harland Williams is the rare comic artist who has managed to master both Stand Up and Sketch comedy and combine them both masterfully into his shows. Fresh, funny and always full of the unexpected, Harland’s incredible shows are not to be missed.
We have two professional comedians opening for Harland Williams Friday night at 7pm. Curtis Fortier, featured in the film "Secret Santa" playing on Saturday and Alex Grossman the star of "That's Funny" screening just before this comedy trio takes the stage and brings our opening night to a wonderful close!