Event Details

STAR THEATER PRESENTS
FOUND FOOTAGE FESTIVAL VOL 9
Fri May 1, 2020 9:00 pm PDT (Doors: 8:00 pm )
Found Footage Festival: Volume 9

Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (The Colbert Report) return to Portland with a live guided tour through their latest VHS finds, including the 1988 Miss Junior America Wisconsin pageant, a mysterious tape labeled "bonion sergery," home movies taken at a Canadian hose factory, and an exercise video called "Skiercise!"         

ABOUT THE FFF

The Found Footage Festival debuted its first show in New York City in 2004 and has gone on to sell out hundreds of shows each year across the U.S. and Canada, including the HBO Comedy Festival, Bonnaroo, Just For Laughs and Edinburgh Fringe. The festival has been featured on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and National Public Radio and has been named a critic's pick in dozens of publications, including The New York Times. The FFF can also be seen on the new TruTV series, "Late Night Snack," in the hit documentary "Winnebago Man," and in their book, "VHS: Absurd, Odd and Ridiculous Relics from the Videotape Era."

"The biggest collection of weird videos I've ever seen." -Jimmy Fallon

"A comedy sensation." -The Guardian

"Skull-crushingly funny...Bank on a big crowd and more than a few laughs at the expense of videotaped others." -A.V. Club

"Hysterical and brilliant." - Time Out London

"Carrying the torch for all the odd video gems out there." -John C. Reilly

"Bring an appetite for the goofy, weird, and arcane, and let the flickery blue static of a bygone era wash over you." -Village Voice