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July Film: Obit

Summit Film Society: July 11 The Breckenridge Film Festival, with support from the Backstage Theater, will be hosting the Summit Film Society on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30 pm. at the Backstage Theater. Next Showing is OBIT: As documentaries go, few of them are as outright entertaining to watch as director Vanessa Gould’s fascinating treatment of The New York Times obituary reporters, called, appropriately enough, Obit.  How do you put a life into 500 words? Ask the staff obituary writers at the New York Times. OBIT is a first-ever glimpse into the daily rituals, joys and existential angst of the Times obit writers, as they chronicle life after death on the front lines of history. At The New York Times, a particular team of writers is entrusted with reflecting upon the luminaries, icons, and [...]

July Film: Obit 2017-08-28T17:14:24+00:00

June Film: Sing Street

Summit Film Society: June 13 The Breckenridge Film Festival, with support from the Backstage Theater, will be hosting the Summit Film Society on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30 pm. at the Backstage Theater. Next Showing is Sing Street: Sing Street is the newest film from acclaimed writer/director John Carney. It takes us back to 1980s Dublin as seen through the eyes of a 14-year old boy, Conor, who meets a girl, Raphina who is unimpressed, so he starts a band called Sing Street to win her affections. Music is the central part of this heart-warming film and the soundtrack not only features hits from Duran Duran, Joe Jackson, The Cure, Motorhead, Hall and Oates, The Jam, M and more, but also features a brand new track by Adam Levine and 8 [...]

June Film: Sing Street 2017-08-28T17:14:25+00:00

May Film: The Eagle Huntress

Welcome to the brand new Summit Film Society. Beginning May 9th the Breckenridge Film Festival will be hosting the Summit Film Society on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30 pm. at the Backstage Theater. Our first film, showing May 9th is The Eagle Huntress: Aishol-pan, a 13-year-old girl, trains to become the first female in 12 generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries. While there are many old Kazakh eagle hunters who vehemently reject the idea of any female taking part in their ancient tradition, Aisholpan's father, Nurgaiv, believes that a girl can do anything a boy can, as long as she's determined. Awards:  BAFTA Awards 2017/Film Award/Best [...]

May Film: The Eagle Huntress 2017-08-28T17:14:30+00:00

Godspeed – The Race Across America Documentary

For those of you who missed the Premiere, here is your second chance! - The Breckenridge Film Festival - 9/18 SUNDAY 3PM Showing of GODSPEED. Festival Passes and individual day passes are on sale now. Individual tickets are available starting September 3rd.

Godspeed – The Race Across America Documentary 2017-08-28T17:14:30+00:00