In honor of his new book, The Charlatan’s Boy, Jonathan Rogers is hosting a film festival. The Feechie Film Festival. But these aren’t your ordinary fancy-pantsed film festivities. These are amateur videos from amateur film makers.
The subject: Are feechies real? Now, feechies are a kind of human creature elaborated upon in Jonathan’s books, The Charlatan’s Boy and The Wilderking Trilogy. The call went out for films and the call was answered by many luminaries (Eric Peters, Andrew Osenga, Ron Block, Pete Peterson, Larry King, Sarah Palin). I pulled over on the side of the road a few weeks back and shared my recollections for the film festival. Here’s my take on the question: “Are Feechies Real?”