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Gaiter
2009-03-24, 00:46
I worked the Banff Mtn Film Festival Tour (http://www.banffmountainfestivals.ca/tour/) stop here in atlanta tonight, didn't know what the event was untill we started loading it in, but it was pretty cool....
and i'm one who can't sit through slideshows, but this was several films/documentaries of various lengths on various 'outdoor' sports.... none that I saw were specifically about hiking, but there was a good bit of hiking in it...

The one here in Atl was sponsored by REI, so there was also a gear giveaway... looks like not all stops are sponsored by rei

If you have a chance, i think its worth it to check out, every stop has a different set of videos.

dixicritter
2009-03-24, 13:21
Thanks for the heads up on this one Gaiter. :)

Hog On Ice
2009-03-24, 13:32
thank you Dixi and Gaiter

Gaiter
2010-02-18, 13:48
bump bump..... For those in the Atlanta Area this is coming back to the Ferst Ctr for the Arts @ GAtech, the event isn't even announced on the REI Atlanta's page, but it will be here March 22, 2010.....


Banff Mountain Film Festival Tour Schedule (http://www.banffcentre.ca/MountainCulture/Tour/listings/regions.aspx?cat=NA&num=33&location=us) also has other city's listed for those not in the Atlanta area



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jhick
2010-02-18, 14:36
there are some great shots in that video!

and the guy @6:08 flying into that lil pool must be fucking nuts!!

jhick
2010-02-18, 14:40
ok.... not real, but very nicely done!

http://newteevee.com/2009/08/11/the-megawoosh-waterslide-viral-how-it-was-really-done/

Big Mac
2010-02-18, 14:44
I saw in the local paper it was coming to Bloomington - the same weekend as the April Bash in Franklin. They are advertising it pretty well up here.

Big Mac
2010-02-18, 14:44
there are some great shots in that video!

and the guy @6:08 flying into that lil pool must be fucking nuts!!

Color Jhick, color.

Ewker
2010-02-18, 22:49
it won't be in Nashville, Tn since Blue Ridge Mountain Sports closed up and left :argh:

Gaiter
2010-02-25, 21:12
The event is posted on REI Atlanta's site (http://www.rei.com/event/2517/session/3066)


Date: 3/22/2010
Event Location: Ferst Center for the Arts
Event Fee: Free
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (EDT)
Leader: REI Atlanta
Description: REI once again hosts the only Georgia stop on the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. This year's tour features a collection of the most inspiring and thought-provoking action, environmental, and adventure mountain films. Traveling from remote landscapes and cultures to up close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the 2009/2010 World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the mountain world. $15 Advance General Public $12 for Students, Seniors and Children $11 Group rate when 8 or more tickets are purchased Tickets available at all Atlanta area REI stores.

ed bell
2010-02-26, 01:33
Coming to Boone, NC:

http://op.appstate.edu/pagesmith/65

enviro
2010-03-02, 13:33
Coming to Boone, NC:

http://op.appstate.edu/pagesmith/65

Looks like a great film festival. I'd love to see it.

Watch the trailer and the coolest thing ever occurs at about the 6 min. 5 sec mark.

Lugnut
2010-03-02, 14:34
Wish you could be there! :angel:

enviro
2010-03-02, 15:07
Wish you could be there! :angel:

Yep, me too!

Gaiter
2010-03-22, 12:03
Reminder for those Atlanta area people, its tonight @ GATech's Ferst Center!

Two Speed
2010-03-22, 13:17
OK, I'm a retard.

Buy the tickets from REI and not Georgia Tech? Can't find a damn thing about this on the Ferst Center's website.

Never mind, got it figured out.

Gaiter
2010-03-22, 17:25
there are 175 tickets remaining, you can call the ferst ctr box office to purchase

twospeed: i sent you a text msg...

enviro
2010-03-22, 21:24
In Maryville March 29, 7:00 PM. Advance tickets $10 at the door $12.. The new Arts Center is the location

Dixie, Rock you guys in?