Those of you living in the New York area have two chances to see 180° South very soon – this Saturday (10/23) and next Thursday (10/28). The event on Thursday the 28th promises to be extra special as Yvon Chouinard will be in town to introduce the screening which is a benefit for Riverkeeper, New York's clean water advocate.
This Saturday's event, which is part of Mountainfilm New York, will be no less exciting as Jeff Johnson, Timmy O’Neill, and Rick Ridgeway will all be in attendence. There are also Saturday (10/23) screenings in Colorado and (heads-up U.K. readers) Wales.
Hit the jump to see the latest 180° South tour schedule.
[Rick Ridgeway, Yvon Chouinard and Danny Moder (Director of Photography) on stage at the world premiere last February. Photo: Jeff Johnson]
New York, NY
St Davids, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Los Angeles, CA
San Diego, CA
Peter Norton Symphony Space
2537 Broadway at 95th Street
New York, NY
Special Guest: Yvon Chouinard
$10 in advance, $15 at the door
All proceeds will be donated to Riverkeeper
Presented by Paragon Sports
More info at Patagonia SoHo
Jacob Burns Film Center
San Francisco, CA
Nevada City, CA
New dates will be added to the 180° South Film Tour Schedule page as they solidify. And don't forget, you can purchase the DVD, soundtrack and book – as well as Mountain of Storms the original movie inspiration – from Patagonia.com or stream the movie on Netflix.
[Excerpt from Mountain of Storms, the movie that inspired Jeff Johnson's trip and 180° South.]
[Original trailer for 180° South by Woodshed Films.]