August 22, 2007
MONTREAL, QUEBEC - (News Release) - The freeski community now has a proper forum to kick of the season and showcase the incredible artistic, athletic, and filmmaking talent that has been fostered over the past few years.
Bula, the largest manufacturer of winter snow accessories in North America, is pleased to present the first ever IF3 (International Freeski Film Festival), September 13-15, 2007 in Montreal, Quebec. The IF3 will feature the world premieres of eleven of the top professional Freeski films and five amateur films, attracting athletes and adrenaline addicts from all over the world. The film showcase and its surrounding events will take place all weekend at l'Imperial, Centre Sandra & Leo Kolber Salle Lucie et André Chagnon, in Montreal. Scheduling and festival information can be found at www.IF3.ca, and tickets are now available through www.ticketpro.ca.
Festival highlights will include appearances by some of freeskiing's top riders including:
Glenn PlakeIn addition to the film schedule (see below), IF3 activities will include daily autograph signing sessions, Thursday night Red Bull activities, Friday night K2 party, and Saturday night Newschoolers Award with a performance of Kid Koala presented by Boxfresh.IF3 Official Professional Feature Film Schedule includes:
Lost and Found / Teton Gravity Research (USA)
Believe / Tanner Hall (USA)
Save / Plehouse films (Canada)
Yeah Dude! / Poor Boyz (USA)
PNW / Theory 3 and Poor Boyz Productions (Canada)
Idea / Eric Iberg and Poor Boyz Productions (USA)
REALTIME/ Level 1 (USA)
Enjoy / Rage Films (USA)
Imhotape / Ski Vision Productions (France)
Wanderland / Meathead Films (USA)
Stop Go Stop / Peak Performance (Sweden)For more information about IF3, including award categories and selection process, visit the official IF3 website, www.IF3.ca.