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Outside Adventure Film School Teams Up With GoPro Mountain Games

The OUTSIDE ADVENTURE FILM SCHOOL is teaming up with GoPro Mountain Games June 4th – 11th to give aspiring adventure filmmakers a jump on their dreams. The film school’s professional instructors will lead school participants through the process of shooting and editing their own films throughout the games, debuting their films on the big screen at a public film screening at end of the week. With all-access media passes, the students will directly connect with all the action for amazing footage of this huge sports, music, and arts festival.

Athletes from around the world will converge in Vail to throw down in 25 different sports  in the surrounding mountains and rivers for over $110,000 in prize money, making the GoPro Mountain Games come alive with storytelling and filmmaking opportunities. From kayaking to mountain biking to fly fishing, the games will be action packed. And with more than 3,000 participating athletes and an estimated 53,000 spectators, there will be plenty of characters, too. The OUTSIDE ADVENTUTRE FILM SCHOOL instructors will help participants weave their adventure sport footage with compelling storytelling to produce a meaningful film.

To register, or for more information, go to http://adventurefilmschool.com/gopro_2014 or call (425) 224-6449.

About Outside Adventure Film School 

Outside Adventure Film School has been at the GoPro Mountain Games for six years and brings focused filmmaking instruction in a hands-on and practical environment. The school is based in Boulder, Colo., and Seattle, Wash., and offers unique opportunities for filmmakers—beginning or experienced—to hone their skills. This year, the school is offering a special VETERAN ADVENTURE FILM SCHOOL in the North Cascades, sponsored by the Sierra Club’s Military Family and Veterans Initiative. Expanding its reach all over the U.S. and abroad, the OUTSIDE ADVENTURE FILM SCHOOL will be held in several different states and Ireland this year alone.

About the Vail Valley Foundation

The Vail Valley Foundation is charged with enriching the Vail Valley and sustaining its unique spirit through the delivery of unparalleled arts, world class athletics and inspiring education programs throughout the community.  For additional information on the Foundation, visit www.vvf.org.

About GoPro

GoPro makes the world's most versatile cameras, enabling people to capture immersive and engaging footage of themselves during their favorite activities. GoPro's HERO line of wearable and gear mountable cameras are used collectively by more consumers, professional athletes, and video production professionals than any other camera in the world. Based in San Mateo, California, GoPro's products are available in more than 30,000 stores in over 100 countries worldwide and direct via GoPro.com

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