Mountainfilm in Telluride

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Mountainfilm In Telluride
SINCE: 1979
WHERE: Telluride, Colorado
WEBSITE: www.mountainfilm.org
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Telluride Mountainfilm is an annual festival, a worldwide tour, a diverse community and a champion for change.

Mountainfilm Reveals Full 35th Film Line Up incl “URANIUM DRIVE-IN,” “MAIDENTRIP”

Mountainfilm Reveals Full 35th Film Line Up incl “URANIUM DRIVE-IN,” “MAIDENTRIP”

Uranium Drive-In

The 35th Mountainfilm in Telluride festival will run Memorial Day Weekend, May 24 to May 27, 2013 in Telluride, Colorado OA and according to Festival Director David Holbrooke, “This is one of the strongest years for documentaries that we’ve ever seen.” “From films we scouted at the earlier festivals in the year — Sundance, SXSW and Tribeca — to our own submissions, there just seemed to be an unusual number of really fine films for consideration.”

The films range from shorts of just a few minutes to feature-length films, and they cover a spectrum of topics that ranges from adventure and action sports to pressing environmental and social issues.

Highlighted films include:

Mountainfilm in Telluride 2011 Winners; Happy Wins Student Award and Audience Award

Mountainfilm in Telluride 2011 Winners; Happy Wins Student Award and Audience Award

Mountainfilm in Telluride, one of America’s longest-running film festivals, wrapped its Memorial Day weekend run, May 27 – 30, 2011 and announced its film awards at the Closing Picnic & Awards Ceremony. The documentary ‘Happy” was the big winner, taking home the Student Award and the Audience Award. ‘Happy’ is described as a documentary infused with wisdom and warmth and abounds with life lessons. Filmed in more than fourteen countries, the film takes you around […]