LOGAN—Logan Downtown Alliance is pleased to announce the Utah Premiere of Jeremy Jones’ and Teton Gravity Research’s latest snowboarding film HIGHER at the University 6 Megaplex Theatre in Logan, Utah on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at 8:30pm.
Ten-time Big Mountain Rider of the Year winner Jeremy Jones revolutionized backcountry snowboarding with DEEPER, his 2010 ode to splitboarding and human-powered adventure. His 2012 sequel, FURTHER, took him to the planet’s most remote mountain ranges and earned him a nod as a 2013 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year!
Now Jones and TGR are elevating their game and taking their quest to the next level for the third and final installment of the DEEPER, FURTHER, HIGHER trilogy from the award-winning producers at Teton Gravity Research. Presented by Subaru, HIGHER traces Jones’ snowboarding journey from hiking Cape Cod’s Jailhouse Hill as a child to accumulating several generations’ worth of wisdom and expertise about thriving and surviving in the winter wilderness. HIGHER World Premiere was on September 6, 2014 at Squaw Valley, CA., in Jones’ hometown.
Jones has gathered friends old and new to pass the torch to the next generation of big mountain rippers. His crew for the film includes Bryan Iguchi, Luca Pandolfi, Ryland Bell, and others. With these friends, Jeremy leaves tracks on signature lines in the close-to-home playgrounds he’s made his own around Jackson Hole. He also makes history with far-flung first descents in the Eastern Alaska Range and the Himalayas of Nepal, where the stakes are as high as the peaks themselves.
HIGHER tickets are available on-line at www.logandowntown.org, The Sportsman, Island Market, and at the door beginning at 8:00pm on Wednesday, September 17 at the University 6 Megaplex Theatre in Logan.