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Seattle International Film Festival's Golden Space Needle Award For Lifetime Achievement.- Warren Miller, 6/8, Seattle

June 2, 2011View for printing

A Life Well Lived - Congratulations Warren

Few filmmakers ever achieve the status of living icon. Warren Miller is an exception, with 350+ sports, commercial and documentary films. For years, his fans awaited new productions knowing they would be filled with stunning cinematography, impressive feats of athleticism and Warren's witty narration. The Seattle International Film Festival will bestow the Golden Space Needle Award for Lifetime Achievement to WARREN MILLER. Join us to celebrate the life and works of the man who created a genre!

* Presentation of the Seattle International Film Festival's Golden Space Needle Award http://warrenmiller.us1.list-manage1 ... =bd5ca3b4f2 for Lifetime Achievement.

* Screening of the short film "Men of Steel On Wings of Wood."

* One on one interview with Warren by Author Neal Thompson.

SEE THE TRAILER http://warrenmiller.us1.list-manage. ... =bd5ca3b4f2

Time and Place: Thursday June 8th, 2011, 7 PM at Benaroya Hall.

Tickets: Standard $35, Ski Bum $65 includes private cocktail reception with an opportunity to meet Warren. Buy Here http://warrenmiller.us1.list-manage. ... =bd5ca3b4f2

Warren Miller: (born 15 October 1924) is an American ski and snowboarding filmmaker. He is the founder of Warren Miller Entertainment and produced, directed and narrated his films until 1988. His credits include over 750 sports films, several books and hundreds of published non-fiction stories. His annual films on skiing and other outdoor sports are renowned for their stunning photography, witty narrative humor, and the impressive talents of athletes. He has received wide acclaim for his promotion of the sport of modern skiing through his films spanning over 50 years and is an iconic figure in ski movie filmmaking. ... director%29

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More About Neal Thompson:

"As a journalist and author, I've written primarily about adventurous men - athletes and explorers, astronauts and bootleggers, warriors and risk-takers. My goal is to tell inspiring stories that capture the flaws and aspirations of those who strive to live large, especially those who overcome hurdles, hardships, and setbacks. By living risky lives and accomplishing great and lasting things, I believe such men achieve immortality."

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