Swiss Army Man, a dark humored comedy starring Daniel Radcliffe and Paul Dano, that opens nationwide this weekend, features Humboldt County locations. Featured locations include Houda Point, Agate Beach, and various groves in Humboldt Redwoods State Park. “Swiss Army Man shot in the area for six days and spent over $80,000 while filming in the redwood region.
To celebrate, the Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission will be at the Thursday, July 7th 7 p.m. showing at the Broadway Cinema in Eureka with one of the large props from the film. In the movie, a small, wooden sailboat is used as a shelter. The Film Commission will have the original sailboat from the film at the Broadway Cinema movie theater prior to the showing. Fans are welcome to view the sailboat as well as take selfies with the prop from the movie starting at 6 p.m.
Tickets may be purchased for this showing, as well all others of the film, by visiting www.catheatres.com. For more information about the Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission, visit www.filmhumboldtdelnorte.org.