RANGELEY — The International Fly Fishing Film Festival, coming to the Bald Mountain Camps Resort 125 Bald Mountain Road, on Saturday, Aug. 11 features 10 films, six to 16 minutes in length, from all corners of the globe showcasing the passion, lifestyle and culture of fly fishing.
General admission tickets are $25 all ages and are available from the Outdoor Heritage Museum, Oquossoc, and, if available, at the theater door on the day of the event. Ticket price includes hors d’oeuvres with a silent auction and raffle all to benefit the museum. Seating is limited to 50 participants.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the nearly two-hour fly-fishing adventure screening at 7:30. The event is hosted by the Outdoor Heritage Museum.
For information about both screenings, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the films, there will be fly fishing product give-aways and other promotions at the event.
Among the films to be screened are:
- “Particles and Droplets,” by Gilbert Rowley, a look at the world from a different perspective with fly fishing the catalyst.
- “Aurora Fontinalis,” by Intents Media. An adventurous trip after giant brook trout in the far north.
- “Iqaluk, by Hooké.” A far northern fly-fishing adventure to Nunavik in search of Arctic Char.
- “The Mend,” by Broc Isabelle. A father-son relationship complicated by career and responsibilities all set to a fly-fishing background.
- “Nine Foot Rod,” by Dana Lattery. Four fly-fishing guides embark on a trip to Oman in search of giant trevally and Indo-Pacific Permit.
Others include “AK 30,” seeking a 30-inch trout in Alaska’s Naknek River; “The Bull Run,” looking for a bull trout north of the 49th parallel in the Rockies; and “Poetry in Motion,” the story of Maxine McCormack’s journey to become world fly-fishing champion.
Trailers for all films can be seen online at flyfilmfest.com.
The International Fly Fishing Film Festival, founded in 2011, screens at more than 120 locations worldwide each year.