Friends in Whistler: Want to be in a mountain bike movie?
Anthill Films and Teton Gravity Research are looking for advanced/expert mountain bikers to appear as extras in their newest production, #theunRealmovie. Check out the Eventbrite page below to claim your spot and get more details!
**You MUST RSVP to this shoot. Spots are limited. There is no guarantee that walk-up spots will be available. Please make sure to read the FAQ and sign the online waiver.**
FAQs (PLEASE READ!)
What time/when should I be there?
Friday, May 8th, 2015. Check in will begin at 4pm at the base of Whistler (Fitzsimmons Chair). Shoot will begin at 5:30pm.
What should I wear?
Proper mountain biking attire should be worn. Helmets are MANDATORY (full face or XC). Protective gear (knee pads, elbow pads, gloves, etc.) are recommended, but not mandatory.
What kind of bike should I bring?
We are looking for people to ride downhill and all-mountain bikes.
Is there an age limit to enter the event?
All riders must be a minimum of 12 years old. All riders under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent/guardian. All riders (regsrdless of age) will also be required to have a signed waiver. No exceptions.
Do I need a season's pass?
No. If you do not have a season's pass but still want to be in the shoot, we will provide you with a lift ticket.
Can I bring my friends?
Yes, but they will need to sign a waiver in order to participate. If they are under 18, they will need a parent/guardian to sign a waiver.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You may print out your ticket or you may show us your ticket on your mobile device.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
The name on your ID MUST match the name on the ticket. No exceptions.
Do I need to bring ID?
YES. Please bring photo ID (does not need to be government issued). You can use your driver's license, health card, season's pass, passport (or photocopy of your passport).
How will I get to the top of the run?
Riders who have registered, signed in, and have a valid ticket will be able to ride the chairlift to the top of the run until 5pm. The lift will close at 5pm, so don't be late!
How will we get back down the mountain?
Riders will be funnelled in small groups down a designated run (TBD) on the mountain.
Can I post pictures from the shoot to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, my website, and my dog's website?
NO. Absolutely no photos may be taken of the location/riding before, during, or after the shoot. No exceptions.
Can I wear my GoPro?
NO. Absolutely no POV cameras of any sort will be allowed.
Alright, I've got the rules, so what's in it for me?
After the shoot, there will be a sweet wrap party at the GLC. Your Eventbrite ticket will get you access to the party. And of course, you will get to brag to all of your friends that you were a part of a film shoot for unReal. Oh, your name will be in the credits, too.
Source: Teton Gravity Research