Dec 11, 2019

The Film Room Schedule at the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention

By Claire Kelley - USEA Staff
The U.S. eventing team at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. Charlie Mann Photo.

In honor of the USEA’s 60th anniversary, the USEA will be unlocking their video time vault to play continuous film at the 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention. The designated film room will be in room Liberty C on the second floor of the Sheraton Boston Hotel.

Take a break from meetings and unwind with film. Convention attendees can watch a variety of footage including the 1976 Montreal Olympics where U.S. eventing took home the team gold with Tad Coffin winning individual gold and J. Michael Plumb winning individual silver; or the 2004 Athens Olympics, the first Olympics with the short format, where U.S. eventing earned team bronze with Kim Severson winning the individual silver medal. These moments, that have helped create the story of U.S. eventing, will be played on the big screen for attendees.

Each day will cover a different time period and there will be a combination of USEA video archives and equestrian-inspired blockbuster films.

Thursday, December 12

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Film from the 1960s – 1980s

Morning playlist [3h 20m]:

  • 1968 Mexico Olympics
  • 1973 Ledyard
  • 1974 Burghley World Championships
  • 1976 Montreal Olympics
  • 1980 Fontainebleau
The U.S. eventing team at the 1968 Mexico Olympics. USEA Archives Photo.

Afternoon playlist [2h 52m]:

  • The Horse with the Flying Tail 1960 | 48 minutes
  • National Velvet [G] 1944 | 2 hours 4 minutes

8:30 p.m. | International Velvet 1978 | 2h 7m

Friday, December 13

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Film from 1990s – 2000s

Morning playlist [2h 39m]:

  • 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games
  • 2000 Sydney Olympics XC
  • 2004 Kentucky Three-Day Event

Afternoon playlist [3h 49m]:

  • Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken [G] 1991 | 1 hour 28 minutes
  • Seabiscuit [PG-13] 2003 | 2 hours 21 minutes

7:05 p.m. | Sylvester [PG] 1985 | 1 hour 44 minutes

Saturday, December 14

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | History of Eventing in Area I & Film from 2000s

Morning playlist [2h 2m]:

  • History of Eventing in Area I

11:00 a.m. | The Little Horse That Could 1996 | 1 hour

Afternoon playlist [2h 6m]:

  • 2004 Athens Olympic Games
  • 2019 AEC highlight videos
USEA/Leslie Mintz Photo.

Sunday, December 15

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Morning playlist [3h 31m]:

  • Black Beauty [G] 1994 | 1 hour 28 minutes
  • Secretariat [PG] 2010 | 2 hours 3 minutes

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About the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention

The USEA Annual Meeting & Convention takes place each December and brings together a large group of dedicated USEA members and supporters to discuss, learn, and enjoy being surrounded by other eventing enthusiasts. The USEA organizes multiple seminars in addition to committee meetings, open forums, and tons of fun! The 2019 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention is taking place at the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts, December 12-15, 2019. Click here to learn more about the USEA Annual Meeting & Convention.

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