A Night at the Festival: Radical Reels

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Image of kayaker in front of waterfall, from the film Why

From the film Why

Join us every Saturday (1pm and 7pm) for screenings of award-winning films and audience favourites from the 2017 Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival and World Tour

Screenings (Saturdays at 1pm and 7pm): 

June 30, August 4, Sept 1, Sept 29

Featuring: Surf the Line, Intersection: Micayla Gatto, Tsirku (Tour Edit), Why, Searching for Christmas Tree, Where the Wild Things Play, Dreamwalkers - The Faroes Project (Tour Edit) and Imagination: Tom Wallisch.

Tickets $13 (matinee $11) on sale at the Lux Cinema Banff box office or online at luxbanff.com

 
 

 

Image gallery

Related Films

Image from the film Surf the Line

Surf the Line

3 Mins

For The Flying Frenchies, thinking out of the box isn’t a choice – it’s a way of life.

Year: 
2016
Country: 
France
Director: 
Jérémy Frey
Producer: 
Arnaud Hiltzer
Production Company: 
Hello Emotion
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Intersection: Micayla Gatto

Intersection: Micayla Gatto

5 Mins

Mountain biker Micayla Gatto takes the viewer into her world as a painter and as an athlete, riding through beautifully created masterpieces where colours come to life and reality blends with art.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Lacy Kemp
Producer: 
Lacy Kemp
Production Company: 
Juicy Studios
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Tsirku

Tsirku (Tour Edit)

16 Mins

Having to endure particularly adverse conditions preventing this team of skiers access onto the Tsirku Glacier at the Yukon/Alaskan border, the athletes face bigger obstacles once at the base of their mountain, Corrugated. Mammoth cornices block their intended lines and mountain guide Sam Anthmatten helps them find a way onto the snowy spine wall.

Year: 
2016
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Eric Crosland, Tim Symes
Producer: 
Malcolm Sangster
Production Company: 
Sherpas Cinema
Advisory: 
Coarse Language
Image from the film Why

Why

7 Mins

Iceland. A cold, rugged and forbidding landscape where powerful rivers plunge through bedrock gorges, over massive waterfalls toward the sea. A crew of French kayakers travel here to ask the question, “Why? Why do we do this?”

Year: 
2016
Country: 
France
Director: 
Hugo Clouzeau
Producer: 
We Are Hungry
Production Company: 
We Are Hungry
Advisory: 
Nudity
Image from the film Searching for Christmas Tree

Searching for Christmas Tree

15 Mins

A university teacher breaks free from a life of routine in China and embarks on a quest to climb a mysterious frozen waterfall that no one knows about.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
China
Director: 
Lie Feng
Producer: 
He Chuan
Production Company: 
Liefeng TV Studio
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Where the Wild Things Play

Where The Wild Things Play

4 Mins

There's an ongoing dialogue of asking why aren't there more females in the adventure industry? Whether it’s in big mountain skiing, climbing, or whitewater kayaking. Well it's about time we found out Where The Wild Things Play.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Krystle Wright
Producer: 
Aidan Haley
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Dreamwalkers – The Faroes Project

Dreamwalkers - The Faroes Project (Tour Edit)

17 Mins

Four friends set out on an adventure to be the first to highline in one of the most unlikely of places: the Faroe Islands.

Year: 
2017
Country: 
Australia
Director: 
Chris Eyre-Walker
Producer: 
Chris Eyre-Walker
Production Company: 
Chris Eyre-Walker Photography
Advisory: 
General
Image from the film Imagination: Tom Wallisch

Imagination: Tom Wallisch

4 Mins

Have you ever been that little kid sitting in the back seat of your parents car, wishing you were somewhere else? So you imagine a skier on the side of the road, your fingers commanding back flips and roof drops, improbable rail slides and huge airs. Well what if your imagination came to life?

Year: 
2017
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Dave Mossop
Producer: 
Mitchell Scott
Production Company: 
Sherpas Cinema
Advisory: 
General