Waiting for Guffman An Afternoon with Fred Willard
SF Sketchfest at the Rafael
Sunday, January 31, 2010, 2:00 pm
$15, (CFI members $12)
Spend a spell with legendary funnyman Fred Willard, presenting and discussing the classic " mockumentary" Waiting for Guffman. Called by Jay Leno " the funniest man in the world," Willard is a master of improvisational sketch comedy who has performed extensively on stage, television (Fernwood 2Night, Everybody Loves Raymond) and the big screen, notably ongoing collaborations with director Christopher Guest in Waiting for Guffman, Best in Show, A Mighty Wind and For Your Consideration. Film 84 minutes plus discussion.
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The 9th Annual SF Sketchfest, running January 14 to February 2 at various Bay Area venues, also features appearances by Conan O'Brien, Monty Python's Terry Jones, Cinematic Titanic (featuring the cast of Mystery Science Theater 3000) and " Weird Al" Yankovic. Information at www.sfsketchfest.com.