Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival at Baxter Brewing Co. for the festival’s first-ever Lewiston-Auburn screening. Yes, there will be beer.
Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017
Cost: Free with all donations going to Teens To Trails
Location: Baxter Brewing Co. – 130 Mill St, Lewiston (for google maps use this link)
Presented in partnership with: Baxter Brewing Co.
Films to be screened:
THE MOUNTAIN WITHIN
Directed by: Philippe Woodtli – Switzerland – 4 minutes
Synopsis: This the new dream of Géraldine Fasnacht: Being the first person to fly with her wingsuit from the highest peak of the Mont Rose massif, natural boundary between Switzerland and Italy. The Mountain Within is a journey which takes the spectator on the tracks of Géraldine and her newest adventure.
Also screening 9/8/17 – John Bapst High School Auditorium – Bangor, ME & 9/14/17 – The Gem Theatre – Bethel, ME
България: изток на запад (BULGARIA: EAST TO WEST)
Directed by: Brian J. Leitten – USA – 5 minutes Synopsis: Last summer Hyperion XIII traveled to Bulgaria as an official selection at the DroneUp International Film Festival. Fascinated by the unique architecture, we decided to travel the country to experience it from a new vantage point. From ancient Greek ruins to a 1,000 year-old monastery to graffiti-stained Communist-era monuments, this film explores the influence of culture on architecture.
Also screening 9/16/17 – L.L. Bean/Discovery Park – Freeport, ME
NORTH OF KNOWN
Directed by: Bryan Smith – USA – 52 minutes Synopsis: “North Of Known”, a Red Bull Media House Film documents professional paragliders Gavin McClurg and Dave Turner attempting a full, unsupported traverse of the Alaska Range by foot and paraglider, across North Americas highest mountains. The team faces endless extreme weather, starvation, grizzly bears, uncrossable rivers and countless glaciers in one of the worlds most remote and inhospitable mountain ranges. After 37 days Gavin McClurg completes the expedition solo and becomes the first person to traverse the Alaska Range by paraglider, fulfilling a dream he’d been chasing for six years.