Into the Mind
November 15, 2013 06:00pm-09:30pm
Doris Duke Theatre
Reception: 6-7:30pm. Screening: 7:30pm.
$15 | $12 members
Make it dinner and a movie: At the pre-screening reception, 6-7:30pm, you can purchase plates of global cuisine (Egyptian chicken, Thai curries, lamb kebabs) from Da Spot. Ticket price includes a glass of wine or soda.
Directed by Eric Crosland and Dave Mossop. 2013. USA.
From the creators of the award-winning, genre-busting ski movie All.I.Can comes Into The Mind. Even if you’re not a heli-skiing pow pow hound, the stunning cinematography and groundbreaking storytelling techniques will draw you in. The film immerses you into the mind of a skier as he attempts to climb and conquer the ultimate mountain. This beautiful, poignant film takes you to Alaska, Bolivia, the Himalayas and beyond in 12 chapters. The chapter titled “Death” follows Johnny Collinson, Kris Erickson, and Kye Petersen to Bolivia. Peterson—whose father died skiing—is blessed by a local shaman, then heads back up the mountain. Into the Mind paints a philosophical portrait of humankind, and looks at why the mountains keep pulling people back in, and what they’re willing to risk for skiing.
View the trailer.
This is the last Friends of Film Friday. Don’t worry, you’ll find the same quality indies, features and documentaries—throughout the year. Check the schedule regularly to see what’s coming up!