September 18, 2008
Aloha from Poor Boyz Productions!
It’s been a busy summer, but all the hard work, sleepless nights, cheese sticks, early surfs, and empty Jameson bottles have paid off. The Poor Boyz movie lineup is finally complete, and we couldn’t be more stoked on the results. We are confident that these movies will scratch that preseason itch everyone is feeling right now as we all wait for winter. Hang in there. We consider Reasons to be our best work in years, but don’t take our word for it…
This past weekend marked the second annual International Freeskiing Film Fest (IF3) in Montreal, where the Poor Boyz lineup impressed audiences and judges alike. Reasons dominated the festival, bringing home four of the top awards:
-IF3 Best Trick
-IF3 Best Single Shot
-IF3 Best Editing
-IF3 Best Pro Movie
Close runners up for movie of the year were Jeff Thomas and Theory-3 Media’s JOURNAL, as well as HUNTING YETI by Nimbus Independent. Both of these movies were made in association with Poor Boyz and will be shown across the country in the form of our world premiere tour:
Coming to a city near you: the Poor Boyz 2008 World Premiere Tour
Featuring over 20 stops in select cities across the U.S.- Check the Schedule (with more updates to come)! http://www.poorboyz.com/tour
And for those in the Northwest…
Don’t miss the biggest premiere party of the year!
SEATTLE TRIPLE THREAT IV
122 NW 36th St
Seattle, WA 98107
Doors @ 6:30pm
Show starts @ 8:00pm
Plenty of adult beverages with ID
Tickets $10 pre sale online poorboyzstore.com or in-store at evo http://www.evoseattle.com
Day of show price $15
In the past, the Triple Threat has delivered you more pros, more free skis, more free swag and more over-the-top prizes than any ski movie premier, why would year IV be any different??
ATHLETES IN ATTENDANCE:
SAMMY CARLSON | PEP FUJAS | MIKE HENITIUK | ERIC POLLARD | CHRIS BENCHETLER | TIM DURTSCHI | ANDY MAHRE | MATT WALKER | JOHN SPRIGGS | DEREK SPONG | ANTOHONY BORONOWSKI | BEN MOXHAM | & MORE!
- Beer Garden
- Showings of Reasons., Jib Jam, Hunting Yeti, and Journal
- Athletes autograph session
- Four movies!!!
-Windells trip giveaways
-Special grand prizes to be raffled off
-More swag then we know what to do with from companies such as:
SALOMON | K2 SKIS | RED BULL | DAKINE | OAKLEY | NIKE 6.0 | SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN | KICKER | SKULLCANDY (LIMITED EDITION PBP HEADPHONES!) | DRAGON | OBERMEYER | FREESKIER | SCOTT | SMITH | BULA | TECNICA | HELLY HANSEN | MARKER | AND MUCH MORE!
ALPINE INITIATIVES T-SHIRTS–
This year Poor Boyz and evo are working with JP Auclair, Seth Koch, Mikey Hovey and Chad Fleischer on their trip to Kenya to help better the lives of children orphaned by AIDS and HIV. Eric Pollard has donated his time and creativity to design a limited edition T-shirt with all proceeds going directly towards the Alpine Initiatives Organization. Learn more about this amazing group’s plans at http://www.alpineinitiatives.org/
TICKETS $10 @ http://WWW.POORBOYZSTORE.COM
Order your tickets now and head straight to will-call at the door, pay less and avoid lines! $10.00 advance sale gets you into skiing's hottest party in the Northwest this year. Plus it includes one raffle ticket (with the option to buy more) for a chance at winning skis, stereo equipment, and more product than you’ll know what to do with (including grand prizes: last year’s was a Heli-Skiing trip, what will this year bring!)
Order now and avoid the line and $15.00 Day of Show.
Raffle Tickets: 1 for $1.00, 10 for $5.00, and 25 for $10.00
The Triple threat on the web: http://www.myspace.com/seattle_triplethreat
Be ready for a night of Keg delights, Red Bull & mixers flowing like wine, as well as slightly less delightful non-alcoholic beverages. Bring your friends! Winter is coming so get your pre season stoke on!! And don’t forget:
WHEN THE MOVIES STOP THE PARTY KEEPS GOING!
After party to be confirmed!