Western Colorado is not insulated from the threat posed by Mexican drug cartels.
The theme for Mountainfilm this year was a call to action.
The most ambitious film yet by formed-in-Telluride filmmakers Ben Knight and Travis Rummel won the top prize at Telluride Mountainfilm 2014.
Stop by the Mason’s Hall over Timberline Ace Hardware on Main Street, where Art Goodtimes is emceeing for Mountainfilm.
The deprivation of global citizens’ basic human rights emerged as a major topic.
The artists and their van will be in the region this week, with stops in Mancos, Dolores and Ridgway en route to Telluride for Mountainfilm.
“We’re not your average film festival. We’ve evolved to include many surprise approaches and platforms.”