Local Freshies® in association with South Lake Brewing announces the Lake Tahoe premiere of the film Finding Fontinalis. The tour is also a fundraiser for Cal Trout. With the United States’ decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Accord, it’s up to us as a community to pick up the slack and help save the environment for future generations! So, here at Local Freshies® we decided to ask some of our favorite local businesses to join with us to show this amazing film and raise money for the environment!
A Patagonia Documentary
In our first ever summer film premiere, we will showcase Patagonia’s newest film Finding Fontinalis from Travis Lowe. This amazing documentary will take you to the heart of Patagonia and one of the last remaining, world class brook trout fisheries. Inspired by an old gaucho’s tale of “The place with the big red fish”, a crew of fishermen head out to search for a new world-record brook trout. For those curious like me, ‘gaucho’ is a term used for cowboys residing in the Patagonian grasslands of South America. During this journey, the water, landscape and culture surrounding it become the impetus to conserve and protect it all.
Featuring Bart Bonime, Bryan Gregson, Agustin Fox and Yvon Chouinard, Finding Fontinalis exposes you to both jaw-dropping landscapes and hook-jawed trout.
Awards and Accolades:
Drake Magazine — Official selection in the “Best Story” category and nominated for the prestigious “Movie of the Year” award
Badfish Awards – Selection in the “Best Story” category
Official Selection of the Fly Fishing Film Tour 2016
At this event, we’ll have swag, a raffle with items like a FREE introductory course to fly fishing from Tahoe Fly Fishing Outfitters, a YETI cooler from Outdoor Gear Lab, and SO MUCH MORE from our sponsors… and of course South Lake Brewing beer on tap!
South Lake Brewing
- Doors: 6:00 pm
- Show: 8:00 pm
- Cost: FREE
- This event is focused on supporting the environment, our local businesses and having a good time!
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Huge thanks to all our sponsors for supporting us in this tour: