Rovaniemi is situated at about 6mi/10km south of the Arctic Circle and is the capital city of Lapland. Surrounded by impressive and unspoiled nature, it is widely known as the official home town of Santa Claus, as well as for the Northern Lights phenomenon and its amazing winter activities, it attracts many visitors and action sports enthusiasts, all year round.
World premier Heroes of Dirt movie
Heroes of Dirt is about a passionate BMX dirt jumper Phin Cooper (Joel Moody) who wants to attain fame and money by becoming the next stunt champion. After landing in jail for unpaid citation and missing out of a competition, he is court-ordered for community service and forced to mentor a troubled teen, Blue Espinosa (Will Martinez), involved with a crafty dealer.
Phin, leads Blue into exciting adventures of riding dirt trails, big jumps and cityscapes and Blue becomes an unlikely friend, whose secret world of drug trafficking is a threat to Phin’s dreams on becoming a professional rider.
The film features some of the best stunts in dirt jumping, performed by hardcore locals and legendary pros while providing its audience with a high adrenaline rush through an unforgettable journey into real significance.
Along with the world premier of the movie in Allentown PA, there will be a 2 days side events, right outside the theater, for everyone to enjoy:
1-3 PM – Heroes of Dirt Film & Media Education / Discussion Panel (The Baum School of Art, Allentown PA)