Taos Mountainfilm Festival
121 North Plaza
Taos, NM 87571
The Taos Mountainfilm Festival celebrates its 9th consecutive year, with a
great film line up, and some incredible guests.
Among others who will be
in attendance, Mr. Greg Stump, pulled to Taos from his hidden studio
outside Jackson Hole, where he is working on his first ski film in 10 years.
Greg is one of the most recognized filmmakers in his genre and out. His
career in ski competition and filmmaking stretches 38 years. From his
first competition win in 1970, to being named the 1st e v er International
Amateur Freestyle Champion in 1979. From his own days skiing in films
by the late Dick Berrymore and Warren Miller, to his first ski film, 1983's
"The Druids," to the all time classic film, 1988's "The Blizzard of
Ahhhs..." In 2005 Greg was inducted into Maine's Ski Hall of Fame.
Greg's commitment to skiing, and its culture earned him being named as
one of the 25 Most Influential People in Skiing of all Time. His work
covers feature film, documentary, commercial, and even music videos.
Mr. Stump is a truly gifted and diverse artist of the highest magnitude.
Greg will be at our festival with Special World Exclusive, that you will not
want to miss!
Sir Chris Bonington, is one of the preeminent climbers in the world.
With a climbing career spanning from 1960 to present, he possess a list
of accomplishments and firsts, that rivals anyone's, alive or passed. Sir
Bonington is a climber, an author of over 20 titles, a Knighthood granted
in 1996, a producer, accomplished sailor, lecturer, and motivational
speaker. Lured back to Taos by Mountainfilm because of his past
experiences with our festival and the climbing in the areas around Taos.
Sir Bonington is also a jury member this year, an honor that he is excited
to undertake. It is to be sure that Taos Mountainfilm is cultivating what
will be a long and fruitful relationship.
We will be featuring fresh film by Hook'em, Big Up, Sweetgrass, and
Tough Guy Productions, as well as many, many others. As always the
Festival will be headquatered right in the heart of Taos, on the Historic
Taos Plaza. Hope to see all of you at this year's festival!
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