Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 24th, 2017
October 20th, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the infamous Patterson-Gimlin Bigfoot film.
In honor of this momentous occasion, we will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Patterson-Gimlin Bigfoot Film captured on October 20, 1967 in Bluff Creek, California at the 2017 Texas Bigfoot Conference.
Loren Coleman is the keynote speaker at the 2017 Texas Bigfoot Conference. His talk will be noting the significance of the 50th anniversary of the Patterson/Gimlin Bigfoot Film.
Loren Coleman – Fact or Fake? The Patterson-Gimlin Film at Fifty
Taking the long view of the famed Patterson-Gimlin footage, director of the International Cryptozoology Museum, Loren Coleman, reviews whether the 1967 film today is seen as a mellow mature milestone or a fading fragile fake by different populations of Bigfooters, scientists, and the public.
Loren Coleman is one of the world’s leading cryptozoologists. An honorary member of the British Columbia Scientific Cryptozoology Club, and several other international organizations, he is also a Life Member of the International Society of Cryptozoology. Starting his fieldwork and investigations in 1960, after traveling and trekking extensively in pursue of cryptozoological mysteries, Coleman began writing to share his experiences in 1969.
Co-founder of Cryptomundo in 2005. I have appeared in or contributed to the following TV programs, documentaries and films: OLN's Mysterious Encounters: "Caddo Critter", Southern Fried Bigfoot, Travel Channel's Weird Travels: "Bigfoot", History Channel's MonsterQuest: "Swamp Stalker", The Wild Man of the Navidad, Destination America's Monsters and Mysteries in America: Texas Terror - Lake Worth Monster, Animal Planet's Finding Bigfoot: Return to Boggy Creek and Beast of the Bayou.