EVO Rock and Fitness, Portland, Maine,
Saturday October 24, 2015
Show begins at 7:30 pm.
THAI BOXING – 4 minutes – Eliza Earle – Colorado – Professional athletes Mason Earle and Sean Villanueva team up to take on “Thai Boxing,” an unforgiving offwidth crack nestled in the granite cliffs behind Chamonix, France.
OUTDOOR FESTIVAL – 4 minutes – Joe Radano – Portland, ME – Broke and Stoked Entry
CHEERS TO THE MEATZ – 4 minutes – Mike Mcvey – Millinocket, ME – Broke and Stoked Entry
CLOSE TO THE EDGE: LIFE IN THE KHUMBU – 11 minutes – Alison Hudson – Southwest Harbor, ME – Life in the Khumbu explores the lives of high-altitude workers in Nepal who lead climbers through the Khumbu Icefall, the most dangerous stage of the ascent to Everest’s summit – where extreme perils in mountaineering are merely the way to a steady paycheck.
MARINA’S OCEAN – 16 minutes – Cássio Pereira dos Santos – Brazil – A group of countryside students are preparing a special trip to the beach. Marina, a 15-year-old girl with Down syndrome has a strong wish to visit the sea for the first time. Forbidden to travel with the other kids, Marina starts her own journey towards the Atlantic Ocean.
SNAPSHOT OF A SKATEPARK – 4 minutes – Tim Ouillette – Portland, ME – Snapshot of of a Skatepark is a film that does just that. It captures the essence of community, freedom, and movement that can be found at any skatepark in any town, any state, in any country. . Snapshot of a skatepark melds documentary style interviews with cinematic actions shots. If you have ever wondered what the allure of skateboarding is, look no further
NEW ENGLAND BOLT WARS – 31 minutes – Colleen Zajac – Massachusetts – There has been a long history of fighting between New England rock climbers over the ethics of bolting for sport climbing. Bolt opposition has led to bolt defacing and chopping on many cliffs. One notorious bolt chopper was even taken to court and banned from Western Massachusetts crags.
CIRCUMNAVIGATING LAKE CHAMPLAIN – 18 minutes – Willson Gaul and Patrick Kennedy – Vermont – Determined to circumnavigate Lake Champlain, two friends set out on an adventure of not so epic proportions. Armed with a camera and open minds, they explore the intimate rhythms of the lake, their boat and a lasting friendship. Unfortunately, they don’t know how to sail.
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