Documenting the Breadth & Beauty of Human Culture & Agriculture
Ian Scully's*, the principal agent of Culture Films LLC, first film series - Legacy: Austria's Influence on American Skiing, is a three part series that captures the essence of why Austrian skiers came to the Americas and how the Austrian alpine culture that they brought with them influenced the development of the entire American ski industry. Part I of the Legacy series - Hannes Schneider & His Disciples was spotlighted at the St. Anton (Austria) Film Festival and was awarded the Media Prize by the International Ski History Association. The series has been broadcast in the United States by numerous PBS affiliates as well as by Plum TV in Aspen, Sun Valley and Vail, and Resort Sports Network (RSN)/Outside Television throughout its vast network, and in Austria by Austrian Television (ORF).
His latest Agriculture Films (seven in all), focus primarily on local, organic agricultural education from a historical as well as contemporary perspective.
*Ian Scully is a tri-lingual (English, German and Spanish) global citizen with a B.A. in International Relations/Latin American Studies, M.Ed. in International Education and M.B.A., along with years of experience in international business, education, social documentary, and farming. Ian is also a top-level - Level III - Professional Ski Instructor of America (P.S.I.A.) who has taught at Cannon Mt., N.H., Sugarbush, VT., and Los Alamos and Taos, N.M. ski schools.