18TH ANNUAL WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES SHEP GORDON AS 2017 TRAILBLAZER

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The Woodstock Film Festival announced today that legendary music manager, film producer and culinary arts visionary Shep Gordon, will be fêted as the 2017 Trailblazer.

Gordon, who is the subject of the 2013 hit documentary film SUPERMENSCH: The Legend of Shep Gordon, directed by Mike Myers, was chosen for his steadfast career launching one of the first independent film companies and film distributors, Alive Pictures/Island Alive, as well as managing musicians such as Alice Cooper, Teddy Pendergrass, and Luther Vandross; and for sparking the celebrity chef phenomenon by being the first to represent the likes of Emeril Lagasse, Wolfgang Puck and Daniel Boulud.  

For tickets, visit woodstockfilmfestival.com/events/2017maverickawards.php

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