Blue Water Film Festival Kicks Off Thursday
October 2nd, 2012
Thursday, October 4th, 2012 MID-WEST PREMIERE OF INFORMANT at St. Clair Community College Fine Arts Theatre – 7pm – Free to attend
The Blue Water Film Festival is being held this week in Port Huron – It is the fourth annual and it kicks off with an exclusive screening of 2012 Academy Award nominee and Port Huron native, Steve Bannatyne’s latest documentary, Informant. This controversial political film features a spellbinding look at Brandon Darby, a radical activist turned FBI informant. On Friday, October 5th, 2012 it is an EVENING OF STAND-UP COMEDY WITH LONI LOVE
McMorran Place Theatre – 9pm Advance: $10 / Door: $15
Hitting the stage with her own brand of funny, comedian/actress and Detroit native, Loni Love brings her outspoken stand-up comedy to the Blue Water Film Festival! Audiences know Love as a featured panelist on the E Network’s Chelsea Lately, a comedy pundit on Tru TV’s World’s Dumbest…and a popular commentator on VH1’s well-known series, I Love the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Saturday, October 6th, 2012 – 2012 BWFF OFFICIAL SELECTION SCREENINGS at McMorran Place Theatre 9am-10pm
Advance: $16 / Door: $20
Catch all 27 Official Selections of the 2012 Blue Water Film Festival – showcasing the finest independent films of the region! Check out 12 dramas, 10 comedies, 3 documentaries and 2 animated shorts…see them all!
At 9pm, the culmination of the festival weekend begins with the Blue Water Film Awards! Be the first to know if your favorite film of the day took home the top prize!See the BWFF pay tribute to this year’s recipient of the Golden Mitten Award (2011 recipient: Emmy Award winning actor, Timothy Busfield) given to a current or former Michigan resident that has made a significant impact on the entertainment industry. And brand new to the 2012 festival…the Sterling Trillium Award, the Golden Mitten’s counterpart, bestowed to a Canadian leading industry professional live on stage!