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"Found Footage" pops up in Buffalo

Festival co-founders Nick Prueher and Joe Pickett
photo courtesy of Found Footage Festival
Festival co-founders Nick Prueher and Joe Pickett

By Joyce Kryszak


Buffalo, NY – When DVDs came on the scene, countless reams of VHS tapes went into the trash. Or were donated to thrift stores. But, beware, if you've tossed anything embarrassing, it could come back to haunt you. Nick Prueher and Joe Pickett co-founded a festival using cast-off videos. The six year-old Found Footage Festival has built somewhat of a cult following in cities all over the world.

Prueher and his odd lot of home videos, strange commercials and instructional tapes is coming to Buffalo. The hosted show is at 8:00 P.M. Saturday night at Squeaky Wheel.

Click the audio player above to hear Joyce Kryszak's interview now or use your podcasting software to download it to your computer or iPod.

More information about the show is available at Squeaky Wheel.