Vail 50th Anniversary
Vail 50th Anniversary–Vail, Colorado – Vail Resorts begins the countdown to it’s 50th Anniversary of whisking skiers up and down Vail Mountain on December 15th, 2012. In honor of the celebration Vail put together old classic ski footage from Roger Brown, Vailâ€™s legendary original filmmaker..
While The 10th anniversary Vail Film Festival, which takes place March 28 – 31, 2013, in one of the United States’ premier ski destinations, Vail, Colo., is pleased to announce the complete line-up for the 2013 Festival. The 10th anniversary Festival will showcase 40 films from across the globe, including 17 feature-length films and 23 other films, including shorts, documentaries, animated and student films. The films will screen at Four Seasons Resort Vail, which will serve as the host hotel for the 2013 Festival, Cinebistro at Solaris, and the Vail Mountain School.
For the third consecutive year, Cadillac will utilize the Solaris Plaza to create the popular “Cadillac Short Film Series,” which invites the general public to view select festival programming without having to purchase a ticket. Vail residents and visitors will be invited inside a luxury Cadillac vehicle and treated to a selection of short films screened directly from the vehicles entertainment console.
The 10th anniversary Vail Film Festival officially opens on Thursday evening, March 28th, at the Vail Mountain School with Disconnect. Starring Jason Bateman and Alexander Skarsgård and directed by Henry Alex Rubin, Disconnect follows three distinct storylines about how people manage to find human connections in the 21st century world of the Internet. Disconnect also features Paula Patton, Hope Davis, Kasi Lemmons, Max Thieriot, and the acting debut of Marc Jacobs.