Avalanche Awareness Night

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Avalanche Awareness Night

Learn about avalanche risks associated with backcountry and out-of-bounds travel - featuring presentations by snow safety experts, films from the Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival, door prizes and a trade show. Presented in partnership with Avalanche Canada Foundation and Canadian Pacific. 

Featuring films: Iran: A Skier’s Journey, Know Before You Go, and Ruin and Rose (Special Edit).

Suitable for ages 14 and up. 

Avalanche Canada Foundation    Canadian Pacific

Related Films

Iran: A Skier's Journey

Year: 
2016
Duration: 
12 Mins
Director: 
Jordan Manley
Producer: 
Jordan Manley
Production Company: 
Narrows Media Inc.
ADVISORY: 
General

Cautioned not to travel to Iran, Chad Sayers and Forrest Coots decide to go, regardless. They find comfort, bedazzlement, and a surprisingly cool ski culture.

Know Before You Go

Know Before You Go
Year: 
2015
Country: 
United States
Duration: 
15 Mins
Director: 
Trent Meisenheimer*
Producer: 
Paul Diegel
Production Company: 
Utah Avalanche Center

This is not your typical PSA. Here's the beta and the truth that you need to know.

Ruin and Rose (Tour Edit)

Year: 
2016
Duration: 
7 Mins
Director: 
Ben Sturgulewski
Production Company: 
Matchstick Productions
ADVISORY: 
General

Follow these talented freeskiers as they tackle very
different terrain in search of gorgeous jumps in Whistler and big lines in
Alaska.