A Night at the Festival

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Image from the film Divided

Image from the film Divided

Join us the last Thursday of every month for screenings of award-winning films from the 2018 Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival. 

Featuring films: 
Beautiful Idiot
REEL ROCK 12: Break On Through
Far Out: Kai Jones
Divided (Tour Edit)
FAST HORSE

See full descriptions below. 

On sale at the Lux Cinema Banff box office or online at luxbanff.com

  

 

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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
Has subtitles: 
No
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
Has subtitles: 
No
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
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
General
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
Has subtitles: 
No
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
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
Parental Guidance: Coarse language