Friday, February 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
Tickets: $8.00

The Maine Outdoor Film Festival, which launched its firstannual event on the banks of the Kennebec in West Forks in summer of 2012, features outdoor films and shorts. Films in the festival represent a diverse selection of outdoor disciplines that celebrate the active outdoor community and inspire expression.

The financial proceeds from the 2013/14 MOFF tour go directly to Teens To Trails, a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to promoting high school outing clubs in the state of Maine. To read more about the efforts of T3, and to learn how to get involved at your local high school, please visit www.teenstotrails.org.

Films (in order of appearance) include:

A Life Well Lived | Jim Whittaker & 50 Years of Everest - 4 minutes
Eric Becker, Washington, USA
Jim Whittaker summited Everest on May 1, 1963 with the Sherpa Nawang Gombu (a nephew of Tenzing Norgay), becoming the first American to achieve this summit.

Ma Forêt - 7 minutes
Sebastien Pins, Belgium
With the view of a child, travel throughout the forest to discover its magic, its mysteries and its meetings.

The Way We Live - 20 minutes
Taylor Walker, Millinocket, Maine
While Maine sits on the outskirts of the whitewater world there is a core group of dedicated paddlers here that are pushing the sport and their own personal limits every day.

Stan Herd: Down To Earth - 27 minutes
Bradley Beenders, Missouri, USA
An intimate portrait of International Earthwork artist Stan Herd as he creates large-scale images on the earth which are best viewed from above. Stan found his canvas in the field on the family farm working with wheat, sunflowers, other crops, and found objects. Two of his first Kansas installations were the 160 acre portraits of Kiowa War Chief Satanta and Will Rogers.

INTERMISSION

NO REGRETS.... - 12 minutes
Brian Donaghy, Unity, Maine

Riding Knife's Edge - 5 minutes
Owen Cassidy / Nick Bowie, Portland, Maine
A snowboarding first descent of Knife’s Edge on Katahdin.

Inspired to Explore - 8 minutes
Joel Osgood, Lewiston, Maine
Last summer, a Lewiston-Auburn youth group discovered nature and adventure – and in the process found their voice, their power, their potential.

Donnie Vincent The River's Divide - 47 minutes
Kyle Nickolite, Wisconsin
The documentary film of Donnie Vincent’s bowhunting journey in to the Badlands of North Dakota, chasing a whitetail deer known as ‘Steve’.