A Festival favorite from day one, Morning Coffee With…® offers a chance to hear captivating and inspiring working tales from the filmmakers’ perspective. This year’s Morning Coffee With…® is sure to entertain as it serves up both highly anticipated festival attendees and a delectable assortment of coffee and treats. We will announce Morning Coffee With…® guests online prior to the Festival.
Friday, June 24:
From Page to Screen: Screenwriting & Directing
Maris Curran (Screenwriter/Director, Five Nights in Maine)
Sophie Goodhart (Screenwriter/Director, My Blind Brother)
Stella Meghie (Screenwriter/Director, Jean of the Joneses)
Stefne Miller (Screenwriter, Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket)
Hosted by EDDIE BRILL
For seventeen years, Eddie Brill worked on The Late Show with David Letterman as the audience warm-up comic and for eleven of those years he was the Stand Up Comedy Talent Coordinator. Eddie has taped more than 100 TV shows in six different countries…including ten appearances on The Late Show… and the FX hit series Louie. He has been seen in films including 30 Years To Life with Tracy Morgan. A 3-time MAC award winner for Outstanding Male Comic in NYC, Eddie is also the creative director of The Great American Comedy Festival which honors Johnny Carson in his hometown of Norfolk, NE, and is one of the talent coordinators of the Woodstock Comedy Festival.