Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (Late Show) take audiences on a guided tour of their greatest VHS finds, providing live commentary and where-are-they-now updates on the people in these videotaped obscurities.
–“The First Annual Martin Carlton Stunt Special” from 1988, and the debut of the 2nd Annual with Martin Carlton 34 years later
–A retrospective of the Magical Rainbow Sponge crafting videos and a tribute to its star, Dee Gruenig
–Highlights from the Chicago cable access dance show, “Chic-A-Go-Go,” including the time Pickett and Prueher sneaked their way onto it
–A training video for McDonald’s janitors, and Pickett and Prueher’s quest to find the star of the video, “Mc C”
–Favorite found yuletide VHS gems
What: Found Footage Festival: Where Are They Now?
When: Thursday, December 15, 2022
Where: Wealthy Theatre (1130 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI)
Time: 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.