Guest Musician:


Craig McQuain, due to release his first solo album in the Fall of 2019, is a local artist born and raised in Chewelah. Craig performs annually with his family group Spectra at the Chataqua center stage. He can also be captured hosting Karaoke on Saturday nights in Valley at Dan and Jo's. Craig is a father of Six and continues working on his passion of music. He is honored to be returning to the Chataqua Film Festival this Summer.

Guest Musician:

Chewelah's Got Talent 1st Place Winner Tristan Seyler will be singing a few movie tunes prior to the Featured Artist.

Featured Artist:


Who is this Shaun Springer guy, and why is he so awesome? Director, writer, ninja, editor, part-time lover, part-time fighter, and Astronaut Enthusiast. Shaun Springer is a pretty cool guy that you should know. His work includes Directing short films, commercials, documentaries and music videos. He was also worked professionally as a screenwriter, and script doctor. He is the author of the children’s book “Nobody Cares About Jimmy,” and his favorite Batman is Kevin Conroy. As for being so awesome… You’ll just have to find out for yourself.


Shaun will be showing his film "The Garageland Chronicles" and conducting a Q & A afterwards.