Shorts Package: History Colorado Shorts

Shorts Package: History Colorado Shorts

Shorts Package: History Colorado Shorts When: Friday May 13th at 4pm Where: History Colorado Center These shorts are either by Colorado filmmakers or take place in Colorado. From global to personal, the range of topics is massive, but the Colorado spirit shines through each. Purchase Tickets Now Rodeo Dream Director: Sean Webley Country: USA Run Time: 5 mins Synopsis: Steven never planned to ride bulls professionally. But at age twenty-four, with his life spiraling out of control, his brother convinced him to try it and he was instantly hooked. Now he’s determined to do whatever it takes to win the Colorado state championship. 142 Miles from Monday Director: Alex Witkowicz Country: USA Run Time: 9 mins Synopsis: Three mountain bikers find fear, solace and meaning in the high mountain desert. The film takes place on the 142 mile long Kokopelli trail between Fruita, Colorado, and Moab, Utah, and reveals the daunting, inhospitable nature of this lonely desert landscape. 1000 Cuts Director: James Balog Country: USA Run Time: 10 mins Description: Utah’s Canyonlands National Park is known for its fantastically formed arches and pinnacles, its canyon mazes and pristine solitude. Famed photographer, James Balog, finds that the rugged, primitive land that he loves is being transformed by industrial development—right up to national park boundaries. Two-Hundred Percent Directors: Ryan S Porush Country: USA Run Time: 30 mins Description: A young man travels to Israel to reunite with his long-lost father 15 years after a tragic accident. There, his expectations clash with reality as he reconsiders his father’s life and is forced to confront a painful past. Little Victories Director: Megan Jones Country: USA Run Time: 6 mins Description: The true story of how one...