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Image from the film The Running Pastor

Image from the film The Running Pastor

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 The Running Pastor

The Running Pastor

8 Mins

Sverri is a local Pastor and avid runner who uses his time on the trails to work through not only his own personal conflicts, but the conflicts of others he often is burdened with.

​​​​​​​*in person attendance

Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Tim Kemple
Producer: 
Stevie Meier*
Production Company: 
Camp4 Collective
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film My Dear Kyrgyzstan

My Dear Kyrgyzstan

12 Mins

Emil is a social media-obsessed entrepreneur in one of the most remote places on earth: An abandoned Soviet mining village in the mountains of eastern Kyrgyzstan.

*in person attendance

Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Alex Pritz, Noam Argov*
Producer: 
Noam Argov*
Has subtitles: 
Yes
Image from the film Deer 139

Deer 139

53 Mins

Three women follow the 137-kilometre-long migration path of a scruffy, pregnant mule deer doe – and in the process, learn to see the world differently.

*in person attendance

Premiere: 
World Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Jayme Dittmar*, Morgan Heim*
Producer: 
Samantha Dwinnell*, Kevin Monteith, Emilene Ostlind
Has subtitles: 
No

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BMX Nigeria

12 Mins

BMX street is one of the most frequently evolving sports in the world and in Nigeria, a group of local riders are reinventing riding at a grassroots level.

Year: 
2019
Country: 
Austria
Director: 
Fraser Brown
Producer: 
James Renwick
Production Company: 
Red Bull Media House
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film The Shepherdess

The Shepherdess

6 Mins

A brutal drought is gripping the Southwest and the Navajo reservation especially hard, threatening traditional shepherds and a way of life going back generations.

Premiere: 
Canadian Premiere
Year: 
2018
Country: 
United States
Producer: 
Katie Falkenberg
Has subtitles: 
No
Image from the film Artiko

Artiko

16 Mins

The Svalbard archipelago, near the geographic North Pole, offers a new and exciting creative space for Basque artist Jesus Mari Lazkano.

Premiere: 
Canadian Premiere
Year: 
2019
Country: 
Spain
Producer: 
Jesus Mari Lazkano, Josu Venero
Production Company: 
Signo Digital
Has subtitles: 
Yes
Image from the film On The Verge

On The Verge

40 Mins

In the mountains near Powell River, BC, a small group of rock climbers has spent decades quietly pioneering routes on some of the largest granite walls in Canada. As the last stands of old-growth trees come under threat of logging, the climbing community faces the uncertain future of a place that has come to define their lives and legacies.

​​​​​​​*in person attendance

Year: 
2019
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Robin Munshaw*
Producer: 
Robin Munshaw*
Has subtitles: 
No