Mountainfilm on Tour to Arrive in Waitsfieldat the Big Picture Theateron11.2.19
Waitsfield, Vermont | November 2, 2019– Mountainfilm on Tour brings a selection of culturally rich, adventure-packed and incredibly inspiring documentary films curated from the Mountainfilm festival held every Memorial Day weekend in Telluride, Colorado.The tour will soon visit Waitsfield at the Big Picture Theater on November 2, 2019with films that will explore the themes connected to Mountainfilm’s mission: using the power of film, art and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world.
A Mountainfilm presenter will guide the audience through the program providing insight on the films, filmmakers and subjects.
The show kicks off at 6:00 pm Tickets for Mountainfilm on Tour in Waitsfield tickets can be purchased the day of the event at The Big Picture.The cost for each show is $20.00 per adult and $12.00 per child or student. See the complete playlist at www.mountainfilm.org/tour/schedule. Mountainfilm on Tour in Waitsfield is hosted by The Waitsfield Children’s Center. This even is the centers largest fundraiser, and is a long standing tradition for the program. Thank you for your support in this years fundraiser, we can't wait to see you the night of the showing!
Mountainfilm Festival Mountainfilm began in 1979 and is one of America’s longest-running film festivals. The festival is best described by one word: inspiring. In addition to screening leading independent documentary films from around the world, the festival includes a full-day symposium on a contemporary issues, art and photography exhibits, early morning coffee talks, outdoor programs, a book-signing party, an ice cream social, student programs and a closing picnic/awards ceremony. Presentations and panels are scheduled throughout the weekend event with a wide diversity of special guests, ranging from artists to adventurers and academics to activists.To learn more about the festival, visit www.mountainfilm.org.
Mountainfilm for Students Whenever and wherever Mountainfilm is on tour, the aim is to educate and inspire beyond our theater audiences. Mountainfilm for Students is a free educational outreach initiative that introduces students in K-12 public schools to essential environmental, cultural and social issues with age-appropriate film programs. Mountainfilm currently reaches over 20,000 students each year. Learn more about Mountainfilm for Students.