Wednesday, September 10, 2008

International Freeski Film Festival

The DNA IF3 International Freeski Film Festival, presented by Salomon and Bula, is back for its second edition September 11-15 in Montreal, Quebec (Canada). The DNA IF3 will feature the world premieres of twelve of the top professional, and five amateur freeski films, drawing athletes and adrenaline addicts from all over the world. The film showcase and its surrounding events will take place all weekend at Cinema Imperial, Centre Sandra & Leo Kolber Salle Lucie et André Chagnon, in Montreal.
"For the second year, we are incredibly honored to partner with our sponsors to bring the entire world of freeskiing together for three days to give the community a chance to see the talent that our community has been fostering over the last few years", says IF3 President and co-founder Felix Rioux.
"Last year’s IF3 set an exciting precedent for the future of freeski", says JF DuRocher, IF3 co-founder and Director of Marketing for Bula, one of the show's sponsors. "We’re confident this year’s festival will overcome people’s expectations and we’ll make sure to maintain the prestige of being 'the Cannes Film Festival’ of Freeskiing'".

The DNA IF3 Official Professional Feature Film Schedule Includes:
  • Nimbus Independent - Hunting Yeti (USA)
  • Poor Boyz Production - Reasons (USA)
  • Rage Films - Such is Life (USA)
  • Theory 3 - The Journal (Canada)
  • Ride The Planets - Up in Snow (France)
  • Tanner Hall/Red Bull - Massive (USA)
  • Field Productions - Get Lucky (Norway)
  • Level 1 – Turbo (USA)
  • Meathead - Head for the Hills (USA)
  • Ski Vision - Alliance (France)
  • Mystic Land Production - Broadcast (Canada)
  • Kriss Ostness/Atomic - Skiing is_____ (USA)
In addition to the loaded film schedule, the DNA IF3’s activities will include daily autograph signing sessions, the launch party on Thursday night with the Salomon 10 years of 1080 party, Friday night’s Tanner Hall Massive Reggae party featuring Cali-P, Saturday night’s Newschoolers Awards with DJ Set of Ghislain Poirier (Ninja Tune), with activities ending with
Monday’s JF Cusson Golf Invitational.