VIMFF 2014 :: PROGRAM :: 

ADRENALINE SHOW

Action packed and high energy: this combo of films and a live presentation will get your heart pumping!

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 12TH
Rio Theatre (ages 19+ only), 7:30pm


PRESENTATION
ANDY LEWIS
With what seems like no regard for his own safety, Andy is pushing the boundaries in the world of slack-lining, freesolo high-lining and base-jumping.

FILMS
CHASING SUMMITS (France, 21 minutes, 2013, dir. Shams)
A paragliding adventure in northern Pakistan.
HEAVEN'S GATE (Finland, 48 minutes, 2013, dir. Nic Good)
A group of wingsuit pilots gather at Tianmen Mountain in China, the birthplace of the dream of human flight, to attempt an intimidating feat.

MC Dion Vuk
Dion is a Civil Engineer who spent his early career as an Environmental Consultant managing contaminated sites and the last 10 years as a Project Manager of large scale construction projects. 
Dion founded iParaglide: a Vancouver based Paragliding Flight School, Equipment Distributor and Tour Operator.  Along this voyage he has fulfilled many lifelong dreams including travelling to and flying off hundreds of different mountains in 14 countries worldwide.  He has in excess of 2,500 air hours to date, and is accident free in the sport. He is rated a Senior Paragliding Instructor and enjoys coaching new pilots and instructors, with over 800 students in 16 seasons of safe operation.  Their enthusiasm and first flight smiles make each training day truly great.
Dion is passionate about fitness, nutrition and just about every kind of outdoor adventure sport.  He also enjoys independent filmmaking and photography.
www.iparaglide.com

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