Second clue released in Port Townsend Film Festival’s Guess the Guest contest

Peninsula Daily News

PORT TOWNSEND— The Port Townsend Film Festival has announced the second of three clues to the identity of the 2014 special guest.

The Guess the Guest contest encourages participants to filter through obscure hints to claim a bragging-rights prize.

Each year, a film star is invited to be the special guest at the festival, set for Sept. 19-21 this year.

Past guests have included Tony Curtis, Eva Marie Saint, Cloris Leachman, Patricia Neal, Malcolm McDowell, Dyan Cannon, Karen Allen and Bruce Dern.

The first to identify the guest star correctly will win a film festival T-shirt and hat and a photo opportunity with the special guest.

Three clues are released, one each week in print and on the film festival website at www.ptfilmfest.com.

The first clue was released June 4. The third clue will be published June 18.

The special guest and the winner of the contest will be announced June 25.

Second clue

To howl the challenge, wild war hopes

Unnatural passion with sunshine gropes

Seven, eight, wild silver mother,

Sweet limbo sister, bear’s secret brother

The stars are two, the match is strange

Three toes, last-minute change

And now within these rhymes it’s you

With all these eggs, baby,

What is true?


First clue

A wordsmith, a storyteller,

Acting and directing as well,

Noveling with noble themes

Fierce challenges to social dreams.

Myth and magic can, too, prevail

In wondrous weaving of these tales.

Cross dabbling from film to rock

What springs to mind made fans gawk.


Guesses can be sent to guess@ptfilmfest.com or mailed or hand-delivered to the film festival office at 211 Taylor St., Suite 401-A, Port Townsend, WA 98368.

Entries require a name, mailing address, daytime phone and email address.

The 2014 festival — the 15th anniversary of the celluoid celebration — will screen about 80 films throughout the three days at a variety of venues in Port Townsend.

For more information, visit www.ptfilmfest.com or phone 360-379-1333.

Last modified: June 10. 2014 5:32PM
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