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Ticket to Ride

Friday Nov 15, 2013

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KiMo Theatre

423 Central NW
Albuquerque, NM
US

Phone: 768-3522
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$12


Movie takes filmgoers on an action-packed journey with the world's best skiers and snowboarders.

Event Sponsored by: http://www.skisantafe.com http://www.sandiapeak.com http://www.rei.com/stores/albuquerque.html Great Door Prices for each performance include: Millennium Passes Peak Plus Cards High Performance Rentals: Skis,Boots, Poles or Snowboard & Boots This fall, get ready to celebrate winter with Warren Miller’s Ticket to Ride. The newest chapter in the legendary film series, Witness athletes at their career-best, and discover the paths that put them at the top of the steepest peaks in the 64th annual ski and snowboard film, Warren Miller’s Ticket to Ride. Experience the immense energy of the world’s most sought-after destinations, and discover the “epicenter of big lines” in Alaska, Montana’s Big Sky Country and the exotic winter playgrounds of Kazakhstan, Iceland and Greenland. The trams and trains in Switzerland will climb to Mt. Eiger, as the fishing boats in Norway carry you to the islands of Ålesund. Once again, winter begins with Warren Miller, and it’s time to get your Ticket to Ride. Look for world-class action sport athletes as diverse as the terrain, including World Cup champions and Olympians Seth Wescott, Ted Ligety and Julia Mancuso, plus legendary ski mountaineers like Chris Davenport, and freeskiers Colby James West and Sean Pettit. Park & pipe veteran Gretchen Bleiler throws down in Aspen proving “girls can look like girls and still rip.” An all-female cast of Jess McMillan, Julia Mancuso and Sierra Quitiquit explore the expansive terrain that is Iceland’s Troll Peninsula, and a snowboard segment in Valdez brings two legends, Seth Wescott and Rob Kingwill, together for a rowdy, big mountain adventure. Producing the annual feature film is always an exciting experience, but the uncertainty of future winters creates concern for ski filmmaking. “This year, Warren Miller has offset the emissions impact from filming Ticket to Ride which is a small step toward creating a sustainable business for the future,” said Max Bervy, Managing Director. “As a stakeholder in winter, Warren Miller Entertainment is committed to using our voice in the winter sports community to help preserve our winters. Continuing our 64-year legacy, we look to make films that excite and inspire skiers and riders worldwide, and we must work with and impassion our audience to pass down the tradition and make positive changes for generations to come.” Warren Miller’s Ticket to Ride will premiere in Salt Lake City on October 11, with shows sweeping the nation October to December. New screenings will be coming to Texas, Montana and more this fall. For more information and the full schedule of shows, go to warrenmiller.com. Tickets go on sale September 13. Warren Miller shows are an experiencea pre-season party not to be missed. Film attendees have a chance to win ski vacations, heli-trips, prizes and gear, plus meet the athletes and get access to exclusive resort and retail savings from Warren Miller partners. About Warren Miller Entertainment Ticket to Ride is the 64th annual feature film of Warren Miller Entertainment® a pioneer in action sports cinematography since 1949. Warren Miller Entertainment® is a division of Active Interest Media (activeinterestmedia.com) and is based in Boulder, Colorado.

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Live ski or die

Ski bum filmmaker Warren Miller can always be counted on to release at least one snow-covered extreme sports movie per year. The 2013 offeringhis 64th to date!is Ticket to Ride. The film will “take filmgoers on an action-packed journey with the world’s best skiers and snowboarders.” The film shuttles viewers to Alaska, Montana, Kazakhstan, Iceland and Greenland in search of legendary powder. Ski Santa Fe, Sandia Peak and REI will be sponsoring a string of screenings this weekend at the KiMo Theatre. Showtimes are Friday, Nov. 15, at 8pm and Saturday, Nov. 16, at 2 and 7pm. Tickets are $12 general admission and are available through kimotickets.com or at the KiMo box office.

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    Phone: (505) 768-3544