With both the Durango Independent Film Fest and the Oscars taking place, The Telegraph asked: “What film has inspired you?”



Meg Lyons

“"‘Dirty Dancing’ because nobody puts me in the corner and they just don’t make movies with fun cheesy soundtracks anymore!”


Melanie Hamilton

“‘Syriana ‘because it gets to the truth of the matter.”


Alan Kahler

“‘Garden State’ because it was original and reflective.”


Joe Beckler


“‘To Kill a Mocking Bird’ because it captured many of humanities struggles.”


Paul Kirk

“‘Dead Poets Society’ because it taught me the importance of individuality.”

In this week's issue...

June 13, 2019
Haven't got time for the pain

In the words of the great Salt-N-Pepa, let’s talk about sex (baby.) There, we said it.

June 13, 2019
Scoping begins on Silverton travel plan

The plan to bring more singletrack to Silverton is rolling forward. Last week, the Bureau of Land Management announced the beginning of a 30-day public scoping period on its proposed Silverton Area Travel Management Plan.

June 10, 2019
2019 Hardrock taps out

Snow, avi debris, high flows force cancellation