Opening Weekend Daytime Film Screening

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Image from the film Go Big or Go Home

Image from the film Go Big or Go Home

Celebrate the 2016 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival on opening weekend with unique film programs, delivering adventure from around the world. Featuring films: Return to Zanskar, Jondachi, The Accord, Thyself, and Go Big or Go Home

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Return To Zanskar

Return To Zanskar

23 Mins
Thirty years after their first visit, two friends return to an ancient Buddhist monastery high in the Himalayas to reconnect with their past, and witness a culture being dragged into the modern world as the first ever road to the monastery nears completion.
Year: 
2016
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Daniel Bull
Producer: 
Bryan Liptzin*
Jondachi

Jondachi

13 Mins
A young Quechua boy goes on a personal journey that connects him with the spiritual and physical world around him, with his kayak as the chief vessel.
Year: 
2016
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Mike McKay*
Producer: 
Mike McKay
Guy Erb
Production Company: 
Five2Nine
The Accord

The Accord

19 Mins
Being so far removed from the hustle and bustle of the tropical surf world hardens Iceland's surfers to confront the harsh reality they all must face – that old and unforgiving North Atlantic wind.
Year: 
2016
Country: 
United States
Director: 
RC Cone
Producer: 
RC Cone
Elli Thor Magnus
Production Company: 
Tributaries Digital Cinema
Advisory: 
General

BREAK, 20 minutes

Thyself

Thyself

7 Mins
An adventurer looks back upon her explorations to find what she had always been looking for.
Year: 
2016
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Jerry Auld*
Producer: 
Jerry Auld
Production Company: 
Imaginary Mountain Surveyors
Go Big or Go Home

Go Big or Go Home

26 Mins
In search of the perfect wave, Canadian freestyle Kayak World Champion Nick Troutman and his friends head on a quest for the maximum possible air time.
Year: 
2015
Country: 
Germany
Director: 
Olaf Obsommer
Producer: 
Olaf Obsommer
Production Company: 
BIG-O-PRODUCTIONS