What is a Mountainfilm on Tour screening?
Mountainfilm on Tour travels year-round and worldwide with a selection of short documentary films from the most recent, annual festival in Telluride. We present both single-event and multi-day shows delivered in digital format with a total running time of 2-3 hours per screening.
Who can host a Mountainfilm on Tour screening?
Anyone! Our tour stops have been hosted by a wide array of organizations, including outdoor retailers, schools and universities, corporations, environmental groups, community groups, theaters, local governments and even individuals. We are also regularly called on by nonprofit organizations to be part of fundraising events.
Where can I host Mountainfilm on Tour?
Mountainfilm on Tour can be screened at just about any venue, large or small. We have played at theaters, school auditoriums, breweries, climbing gyms, outdoor retail stores, museums, civic centers and everywhere in between. As long as you can arrange for professional screening equipment, we can make it happen.
Is there a fee?
Yes, Mountainfilm is a 501(c)3 and operates on a fixed booking fee structure. This allows the host to have complete control over ticket prices, box office revenue, local donor/sponsor rates, etc., all designed to help you achieve your financial and/or fundraising goals.
Our fee includes:
- Custom film playlist delivered in digital format
- A Mountainfilm on Tour presenter to emcee the screening
- Travel expenses for presenter (hotel accommodations not included)
- Marketing support and materials
- Mountainfilm for Students - our free education program for K-12 students
What kind of marketing support materials do you offer?
Once we have confirmed your tour dates, we will send you a link to our Marketing Support page. There you can find a press release template, high resolution film stills, tour intros, tour logo kits, a link to our print shop and more . We provide personalized support and are always happy to answer any marketing questions you may have to make your event successful.
Can I get local sponsors?
Yes! Sponsors are a great way to help cover the tour screening fee and bring a dynamic element to your event. We encourage you to reach out to business leaders in your community who would benefit from being associated with your event. Please advise any of your sponsors that Telluride Mountainfilm’s national sponsors are displayed on the intro reel before each show.
How do I get the Mountainfilm for Students program?
Once you have your main tour show booked, we recommend you reach out to K-12 schools in your area. Mountainfilm for Students is terrific press for your main show, a great way to attract sponsors and also provides local students a unique opportunity to see one-of-a-kind educational, documentary films.