Morgan Spurlock will speak at a special screening of his short documentary "Crafted" on the opening night of this year's Gold Coast International Film Festival, which runs Nov. 9-15.

Other guests include director Patricia Riggen and actor Lou Diamond Phillips, both of the upcoming drama "The 33" about 33 miners who were trapped underground for 69 days.

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Michael Cuesta, the Dix Hills-raised director of Showtime's "Homeland" and his star Navid Negahban will also appear.

The festival's complete lineup and ticket information are available at