Category Archives: Media & Entertainment

Interview with Tom Bie

From the incubation and hatch of The Drake to his views on the “new generation” of writers, from trends in the industry to why old guys in the 70s had it going on, Tom Bie pulls no punches in a … more

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Southern Culture on the Fly Releases Issue No. 5

Celebrating its one year anniversary, Southern Culture on the Fly has released the Fall 2012 issue.  Issue No. 5 contains “bassholes,” tossing meat, bull reds, tunes for the way there, gear, and how-to articles for the various waterways of the … more

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Fly Fishing Film Tour’s Record-Setting Year

With record setting attendance, increased payment to filmmakers, grant program development, and charity fundraising, the 2012 Fly Fishing Film Tour (F3T) concludes its best year to date. “For a small business, in a niche market like ours, it’s hugely rewarding … more

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Twenty Questions: Tom Bie

Even if you don’t know him by name, chances are pretty good you’ve read something he’s written or published as founder and editor of The Drake magazine. With a zealous following, The Drake is “an all-consuming instruction manual to an … more

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“Low & Clear” an Official Selection for MountainFilm Festival

“Low & Clear” has been named an official selection of the MountainFilm Festival, where it will be shown on Friday, May 25 at Telluride’s Michael D. Palm Theatre.  An encore presentation will be held at the Wilkinson Public Library Saturday, May … more

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“Where the Yellowstone Goes” to Begin World Premiere Tour in Bozeman

“Where the Yellowstone Goes,” a documentary on a 30-day, 600-mile drift-boat fly-fishing journey along the Yellowstone River that focuses on”fly-fishing, conservation, and the type of clarity that can only be found upon slowing down, will make its debut this Saturday in …

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Video Hatch: “Salmon Fishing” Actor Ewan McGregor Shows Off His Cast

When Ewan McGregor, star of the soon-to-be-released (this Friday) “Salmon Fishing In The Yemen,” gets called out by British talk show host Graham Norton, he does not back down.  A little stiff, McGregor still manages to put the fly on the … more

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“A River Runs Through It” Wins “By the Width of a Fly Line”

In fly-fishing circles, the comparisons were immediate.  In the mainstream media, they were only inevitable.  Mitch Paradise of Movie Smackdown compares “A River Runs Through It” and “Salmon Fishing in Yemen” and finds that the former wins by the “width of …

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“Not Yet Begun to Fight” to Premiere at Atlanta Film Festival

On March 24, the Atlanta Film Festival will host the world premiere of the documentary “Not Yet Begun to Fight.”  The documentary is about veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars who find solace in fly fishing. “A retired Marine …

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How “The Movie” Changed Montana

“’It was an accident,’ McGuane wrote in a recent email to the Chronicle. ‘Redford was visiting me and we were talking about western books we liked. He hadn’t heard of Norman Maclean’s book, so I gave him a copy and … more

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