2018/19 World Tour Films

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There are 36 films on the 2018/2019 World Tour. Please note not all films will play in every location - a standard program will have between six and ten films.

Films

Image from the film The Ario Dream

The Ario Dream (Tour Edit)

24 Mins

This is a gripping account of expedition-style cave exploration and at the apex are the cave divers, pushing into the unknown in deep sumps where rescue is not an option. The tension, as each diver disappears into the blackness, is genuine...

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United Kingdom
Director: 
Paul Diffley
Producer: 
Paul Diffley
Production Company: 
Hot Aches Productions
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance - Coarse language
Image from the film Beautiful Idiot

Beautiful Idiot

14 Mins

Take a wild ride through the mindset and motivations of those who feel driven to pursue greatness, how it feels to fall short, and the consequences of reaching a lofty goal when the struggle to get there has defined you for so long.
 

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Robb Thompson, Harrison Mendel
Producer: 
Harrison Mendel
Production Company: 
GRAIN
Advisory: 
General
Image from the The Beaver Believers

The Beaver Believers (Tour Edit)

12 Mins

Sherri Tippie, a hairdresser / Certified Live Beaver Trapper is working to restore the North American Beaver, the most industrious, ingenious, furry little engineer, to the watersheds of the American West.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Sarah Koenigsberg
Producer: 
Sarah Koenigsberg
Production Company: 
Tensegrity Productions
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Boy Nomad

Boy Nomad

20 Mins

9-year old Janibek lives with his family in Mongolia’s Altai Mountains. His first love is racing horses, but this winter, his father will bring him on the toughest journey in a nomad’s life: the winter migration.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Niobe Thompson
Producer: 
Niobe Thompson
Production Company: 
Handful of Films
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Brotherhood of Skiing

Brotherhood of Skiing

10 Mins

Since 1973, the National Brotherhood of Skiers has overcome barriers by bringing soul, smiles and a party to the mountain.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Colin Arisman, Tyler Wilkinson-Ray
Producer: 
Faith E. Briggs
Production Company: 
Wild Confluence Media & The Wilder Studio
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Brothers of Climbing

Brothers of Climbing

7 Mins

How can you be what you can’t see? Mikhail Martin, co-founder of Brothers of Climbing said, “I literally typed, ‘Are there black climbers?’ in Google … someone said, ‘black people don’t climb.'”

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Duncan Sullivan
Producer: 
Luke Boelitz
Production Company: 
Cause+Effect
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Choices

Choices

2 Mins

A mountain biker has an amazing menu of rides to choose from but which will he pick?

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Tim Dacosta
Producer: 
Caleb Weaver
Production Company: 
Lightbulb Media and Listen Up Media
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse Language
Image from the film Craig's Reaction

Craig's Reaction

24 Mins

Ever since taking a 30-metre whipper in 2002 that left him with spinal injuries and only one leg, climber Craig DeMartino has led one hell of a life, including lauded First Disabled and In-A-Day Ascents on El Capitan. But his day-to-day life story is the one that should be making headlines.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Cameron Maier
Producer: 
Matthew Hulet
Production Company: 
Bearcam Media
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film Divided

Divided (Tour Edit)

39 Mins

Follow Lee and Rickie in this raw and real portrayal of the places we go emotionally when under extreme duress while riding 190 kilometres a day from Banff to Mexico.

Year: 
2018
Director: 
Lee Craigie, Mike Webster
Producer: 
Lee Craigie
Production Company: 
The Adventure Syndicate
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
From the film Far Out: Kai Jones

Far Out: Kai Jones

5 Mins

Eleven year old Kai Jones isn’t old enough to go to the movies alone or order a sandwich at the pub, but in the mountains age doesn’t matter. He is following in his family’s ski tracks… right into backflips and tricks off of cliffs.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Producer: 
Steve Jones, Todd Jones
Production Company: 
Teton Gravity Research
Advisory: 
General
From the film Far Out: Terrace BC

Far Out - Terrace BC

5 Mins

Three pro skiers head to Terrace, British Columbia to fly off jumps, smash pillows and search for perfect ski lines. Little did they know that a passionate local would lead them to even more fun, laughs and stoke in the backcountry.

Country: 
United States
Producer: 
Steve Jones, Todd Jones
Production Company: 
Teton Gravity Research
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film FAST HORSE

FAST HORSE

14 Mins

FAST HORSE follows the return of the Blackfoot bareback horseracing tradition in a new form: the Indian Relay. Siksika horseman Allison Red Crow struggles to build a team with second-hand horses and a new jockey, Cody Big Tobacco, to take on the best riders in the Blackfoot Confederacy at the Calgary Stampede.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Alexandra Lazarowich
Producer: 
Niobe Thompson
Production Company: 
Handful of Films
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
From the film Feel of Vision

Feel of Vision V2

26 Mins

After losing his eyesight in a hunting accident in 1997, Lonnie described his blindness as a wall that prevented him from moving forward, from living a full life. However, as he tells it, kayaking acted as a door in the wall that opened up to the whole world. Today, Lonnie spends his time engaging fellow blind paddlers in the spray and white foam of the Ohioplye and Yellowstone wilderness. He’s driven to lead more men and women to the doorway so that they too can create their own vision of the life ahead of them.

Country: 
United States
Producer: 
Tucker Gragg
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film For The Love Of Mary

For the Love of Mary

6 Mins

When 97-year-old runner George Etzweiler dons his lucky ancient green running shorts, he's not not just running to the summit of Mt. Washington, Etzweiler carries something else special with him: the memory of his late wife of 68 years.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Simon Perkins, Kirk Horton
Producer: 
Simon Perkins, Kirk Horton
Production Company: 
Sharptail Media & Little Bear Creative
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film The Frenchy

The Frenchy

14 Mins

Jacques is an 82 year old, badass athlete, but the real story is how he inspires us with his contagious love of life, epic tales of survival and his ability to counter aging through laughter.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Michelle Smith
Producer: 
Michelle Smith
Production Company: 
Ungrounded Productions
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film GRIZZLY COUNTRY

GRIZZLY COUNTRY

11 Mins

After serving in the Vietnam War, author and eco-warrior Doug Peacock spent years alone in the Wyoming and Montana wilderness observing grizzly bears. This time in the wild changed the course of his life. With the protection of Yellowstone grizzlies now under threat, Peacock reflects on the importance of habitat and why he continues to fight for wild causes.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Ben Moon
Producer: 
Annie Nyborg, Shannon Ethridge
Production Company: 
Moonhouse LLC
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film How to Run 100 Miles

How to Run 100 Miles

28 Mins

The odds were stacked against Jayson Sime early in life: poverty, homelessness, dyslexia, bullying. But he learned to fight. In 2017, he entered his first 100-mile mountain ultramarathon, betting on his lifelong resilience to carry him to the finish line.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Brendan Leonard
Producer: 
Brendan Leonard
Production Company: 
Semi-Rad Media
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film Ice & Palms

Ice & Palms

32 Mins

Bikepacking, summiting mountains and skiing some iconic lines along the way, friends Max and Jochen have one dream - 5 weeks, 1,800 km and 35,000 vertical metres self-propelled across the Alps.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Germany
Director: 
Philipp Becker, Max Kroneck, Jochen Mesle, Johannes Müller
Producer: 
Max Kroneck, Jochen Mesle, Johannes Müller, Philipp Becker
Production Company: 
El Flamingo Films
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film Tierra del Viento (Land of the Wind)

Tierra del Viento (Land of the Wind)

18 Mins

In Patagonia, further South than most people ever dare to venture, there's a land of infinite vastness and beauty. Fine-art photographer Eliseo Miciu explores this mythical place, and also learns a bit more about himself.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United Kingdom
Director: 
Laura Belinky
Producer: 
Laura Belinky, Theo Ribeiro
Production Company: 
Wild River Films
Advisory: 
General
From the film Life of Glide

Life of Glide

16 Mins

Big Mountain rider Jeremy Jones dissects his lifelong passion for the simple and sacred feeling he calls, "The Glide".

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Jeremy Jones
Producer: 
Tim Manning
Production Company: 
Teton Gravity Research
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse Language
Image from the film Liv Along The Way

Liv Along The Way

22 Mins

Ever since she first summited Mont Blanc as a teen, Liv Sansoz knew she would make her life in the mountains. In 2017, at 40 years old, Liv set out from her base in Chamonix, France to attempt to climb all 82 of the 4000-metre peaks in the European Alps in a single year. As she’s learned several times throughout her life, things don’t always go as planned.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Mike Douglas, Anthony Bonello
Producer: 
Anthony Bonello, Mike Douglas
Production Company: 
Switchback Entertainment
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film The Mirnavator

The Mirnavator

11 Mins

Ultra-runners overcome obstacles with every stride. Force of Nature Mirna Valerio never thought she would have to overcome the negative voices that believe she doesn't belong in the sport.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Sarah Menzies
Producer: 
Sarah Menzies
Production Company: 
Let Media
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film The Moment

The Moment (Tour Edit)

15 Mins

In the backwoods of British Columbia, three small but dedicated crews of adventure seekers were quietly changing the course of a sport and carving their paths in history. The Moment captures the birth and success of the original free ride mountain bike movement.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Darcy Hennessey Turenne
Producer: 
Darcy Hennessey Turenne
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film My Mom Vala

My Mom Vala

9 Mins

Vala lives in Reykjavik, Iceland and travels to Greenland for work and to immerse herself in rivers thick with migrating char. But for Vala’s 10-year old daughter, Mathilda, Greenland lives only in the stories that her mother tells and her own imagination.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
RC Cone
Producer: 
Scott Ballew, RC Cone, Taylor Johns, Elli Thor Magnusson
Production Company: 
Tributaries Digital Cinema
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Notes from the Wall

Notes From The Wall

34 Mins

In February 2017 three of world’s best and fun loving climbers, Sean Villanueva O'Driscoll, Nicolas Favresse and Siebe Vanhee free-climbed one of the hardest routes of Patagonia, “El Regalo de Mwono”, a 1200-metre-high route on the east side of Torre Central, Torres del Paine.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
Belgium
Director: 
Nicolas Favresse, Sean Villanueva O'Driscoll, Siebe Vanhee
Producer: 
Guillaume Lion, Siebe Vanhee
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language; nudity
Image from the film The Passage

The Passage

25 Mins

In 1974 a small determined team built their own canoes, launched them into the Pacific, and became some the first people in modern history to canoe from Washington to Alaska up the Inside Passage. The Passage is a story about revisiting that journey, fathers and sons, and the wild places that define us.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Nate Dappen
Producer: 
Nate Dappen
Production Company: 
Day's Edge Productions
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film REEL ROCK 12: Break on Through

REEL ROCK 12: Break On Through

25 Mins

Margo Hayes, a little-known 19 year old from Boulder, Colorado, has moved to Europe to train and climb with the goal of succeeding on two of the most iconic 5.15s in France and Spain. But by pushing her body and mind to the absolute limit, she risks injury and failure in her quest to be the first.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Matty Hong, Nick Rosen, Peter Mortimer
Producer: 
Zachary Barr
Production Company: 
REEL ROCK
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language
Image from the film RJ Ripper

RJ Ripper

19 Mins

The chaotic streets of Kathmandu may not seem like a typical breeding ground for world-class mountain bikers, but then again nothing is typical about Rajesh (RJ) Magar and his beat-up clunker.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Joey Schusler
Producer: 
Joey Schusler
Production Company: 
Joey Schusler Films
Advisory: 
General
From the film Rogue Elements: Corbet's Coulouir

Rogue Elements: Corbet's Couloir (Tour Edit)

3 Mins

Anyone who has ever skied or snowboarded Jackson Hole knows just how nerve-racking it can be to send it into the infamous Corbet's Couloir, even in the best of conditions. Doing it in icy conditions on mountain bikes is nothing short of insane, and that's exactly what we did.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Todd Jones
Producer: 
Todd Jones
Production Company: 
Teton Gravity Research
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Sacred Strides

Sacred Strides

12 Mins

Bears Ears National Monument is one of the most talked-about public lands under threat. In March 2017, a group of Native American tribes put their differences aside and came together to run 1280 kilometres to Bears Ears to send a message of unity.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Marie Sullivan, Forest Woodward, Anna Callaghan
Producer: 
Anna Callaghan
Marie Sullivan
Production Company: 
Outside Magazine
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Skier Vs. Drone

Skier Vs. Drone

4 Mins

It's the classic battle of man vs. machine but Olympic Bronze Medalist ski racer, Victor Muffat-Jeandet isn't worried.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Mike Douglas
Producer: 
Mike Gamble, Mike Douglas
Production Company: 
Switchback Entertainment
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Surface

Surface

6 Mins

In a photographic niche defined by familiar angles, Ben Thouard is driven by his desire to create something original in surf photography.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Director: 
John Rodosky
Producer: 
Christopher Jerard
Production Company: 
Roam Media
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Surviving The Outback

Surviving the Outback (Tour Edit)

44 Mins

Could you survive alone across hundreds of kilometres of remote outback for a whole month, trekking and sailing on a makeshift raft, with nothing but a time capsule of antique stuff from 1932? Mike wasn’t sure he could pull it off either!

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Australia
Director: 
Michael Atkinson
Producer: 
Michael Atkinson
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language; nudity
Image from the film This Mountain Life

This Mountain Life: Coast Range Traverse Segment

39 Mins

A mother-daughter team set out on a six-month ski traverse in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Canada.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Grant Baldwin
Producer: 
Jenny Rustemeyer
Production Company: 
Peg Leg Films
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Viacruxis

Viacruxis

11 Mins

Marcel and Andrezj are a pair of legendary mountaineers. In order to achieve the summit of an unclimbed peak they will have to overcome formidable obstacles, suffer hardships and stand each other's company for a very long time. But Andrezj is no longer willing to continue in Marcel’s shadow.

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Spain
Director: 
Ignasi López Fàbregas
Production Company: 
Ana Vega Pérez
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film DreamRide 3

DreamRide 3

6 Mins

Inspired by a Dr. Seuss narrative, this mountain bike film is sure to take you places like no other.
 

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Mike Hopkins
Producer: 
Mike Hopkins
Production Company: 
Juicy Studios
Advisory: 
General