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Image from the film Delta of Spirit

Image from the film Delta of Spirit

Join us for a diverse selection of films from around the world showcasing remote cultures, epic journeys and tales of adventure, including North American and World Premieres.

NEW in 2019 – a different set of films each day on both weekends.

Four days, four different sets of films!

Saturday, October 26 (Eric Harvie Theatre)
Sunday, October 27 (Eric Harvie Theatre)
Saturday, November 2 (various locations – see Festival schedule)
Sunday, November 3 (various locations – see Festival schedule)

$65 Full Day (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
$35 Half Day (morning: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. or afternoon: 2 – 5 p.m.)

See all 4 days of films on October 26, 27, November 2, and 3 with the Summit Film Pass for $240 (save $20) or book this event as part of the Festival Passport and save $2 per ticket.

Related Films

Image from the film Delta of Spirit

Delta of Spirit

18 Mins

Delta of Spirit explores the psyche and grit of adventurers who are willing to endure The DAMn, a grueling 386 kilometre gravel road bicycle race that traverses the state of Minnesota's road less traveled, all within 24 hours.

*in person attendance

Premiere: 
World Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Nicholas Kapanke*
Producer: 
Jonathan Bothun, Nicholas Kapanke*, Trenton Raygor*
Production Company: 
Filthy Promotions, LLC
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film Dark Peak Fell Runners

Dark Peak Fell Runners

17 Mins

The Dark Peak Fell Runners base themselves in Sheffield, but their playground is the Peak District National Park where they weave tracks through the fields, peat bogs, and rocky outcrops to create a tapestry of eccentricity, endeavour, and endurance.

Premiere: 
North American Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
United Kingdom
Director: 
Matt Hardy
Producer: 
Emma Crome
Tom Carr-Griffin
Production Company: 
Coldhouse Collective
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film Chasing a Trace

Chasing a Trace

20 Mins

This is a love story between a badass woman scientist and one of the most elusive wild animals on earth set in the snowy high mountains of Western Canada.

​​​​​​​*in person attendance

Year: 
2019
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Leanne Allison*
Producer: 
Leanne Allison*
Production Company: 
Necessary Journeys
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film Il Pescatore Completo (The Complete Fisherman)

Il Pescatore Completo (The Complete Fisherman)

18 Mins

An 85-year-old master fishes the glacial fed rivers of northern Italy with a simple hazelnut branch and a line of braided white stallion tail hairs.

*in person attendance

Premiere: 
World Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Nick Waggoner*
Producer: 
Alex Lowther
Production Company: 
Sweetgrass Productions LLC
Has subtitles: 
Yes

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Image from the film Climb Your Dreams

Climb Your Dreams

2 Mins

The rush of life in the city inspires a dream for an escape. The nature of reality is questioned by the contrast of what we do for a living.

*in person attendance

Premiere: 
World Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Josh Greenwood*
Producer: 
Benjamin Garst*
Production Company: 
Pixelsmyth
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film The Motivator

The Motivator

4 Mins

Filmmaker Aaron Hitchins* turns his camera on the person who has motivated him to lead a life connected to the outdoors: his mother, Maureen.

*in person attendance

Year: 
2018
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Aaron Hitchins*
Producer: 
Logan Ross*
Production Company: 
Rockhouse Motion
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film ATTLA

Attla

60 Mins

Spanning his fifty-year dogsled racing career, ATTLA explores the life and persona of George Attla, from his childhood as a tuberculosis survivor in the Alaskan interior, to his rise as ten-time world champion and mythical state hero, to a village elder resolutely training his grandnephew to race his team one last time.

Premiere: 
World Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Producer: 
Catharine Axley
Has subtitles: 
No