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Mountain Summit is a slimmed down version of the four day Mountainfilm in Telluride festival that will be held August 27-30, 2009 in Aspen, Colorado at the Wheeler Opera House. This year both Jim Whittaker and Ed Viesturs will be there, in person.
Replete with speakers, films, conversations and art, this four day event brings a community of top thinkers together to have candid and enlightened conversations on topics ranging from global climate action to our complex relationship with food.
Included among the films are Samsara, The Cove, Big River Man and The Farm: 10 Down. Confirmed guests include, Tim DeChristopher, Chris Jordan, Robert Knight, Martin Strehl and more.
For more information visit:www.mountainfilm.org
What is Mountainfilm?
Currently in its 31st year, the Mountainfilm Festival is a four-day, six-senses experience of art, adventure, culture and the environment. It attracts filmmakers, photographers, conservationists, mountaineers and explorers from around the world. Our audiences also come from around the world to gather in theaters that range from historical to state-of-the-art in the box canyon of Telluride, Colorado and the gondola-linked town of Mountain Village. Our motto is “Celebrating Indomitable Spirit.”