DISCOVER DOWNTOWN like never before!
Get a behind-the-scenes look at some of the GREAT businesses located here in downtown. Get to know the owners and their products from checking out their answers to a series of fun questions!
What is the name of your business and who is the owner(s)?
Wildwood Productions Inc. It is run by a board of directors. It is not owned in the traditional sense.
What service(s) and/or product(s) do you offer?
We are the organization behind the now 18 year old Wildwood Film Festival.
What inspired you to start your business?
The inspiration was the desire to share a recently produced feature film with an audience.
What are 3 words that describe your business?
What's the best piece of advice you've ever been given?
89 minutes equals funny, 91 minutes equals not so funny
What's something about your business nobody knows?
It is all volunteer. Nobody receives a pay check.
What do you love most about being in Downtown Appleton?
The Fox Cities PAC is the premier location in Downtown. If you are in Appleton, cannot think of a better place to be.
If you were a super-hero, what powers would you have?
To create adequate funding.
If you could share a meal with any 4 individuals, living or dead, who would they be and why?
Alfred Hitchcock. - Film Legend, brilliant
Willem Dafoe - Great actor, just to bring him back to Appleton
Spencer Tracy - actor - Legend. Because he is a fellow Wisconsinite
Betty White - because “who doesn’t love Betty White?” - we are screening a film about her life.
If you could bring back any fashion trend, what would it be?
Men used to wear hats to dress up. Fedoras.
Something else fun and unique about your business you want to share?
Wildwood Film Festival is the ONLY film event anywhere that has a niche of only featuring Wisconsin film festival.