Sage Program

2021/22 World Tour - Sage Program - Online

2021/22 Virtual World Tour–  Sage Program

New World Tour programs are available from November 25, 2021.
Use the film listings below to explore information on all the films within the program. 

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Film Program Length: Approximately 2 hours. 

 

  • The program has a 3-day rental period (time starts ticking once you start watching). The rental period begins immediately upon viewing (as soon as you press play). 

  • Price: $18.50 CAD / $15 USD

  • You will need to have an internet or wifi connection to view the films, as they are available only through online streaming (not download). Note: The only way to view the programs offline is via the Festival app, after the initial online purchase.

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Sage Film Program

From the film The Slabs, photo by Dave Mackison

The Slabs

6 Mins

Danny Macaskill tests the limits of mountain biking, riding down the infamous Dubh Slabs on the Isle of Skye.

Year: 
2020
Country: 
United Kingdom
Director: 
Robbie Meade
Producer: 
Duncan Shaw
Production Company: 
Peny Limited
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
General
From the film Maneuvers

Maneuvers

4 Mins

Sämi Ortlieb has quietly been producing some of the most creative segments in skiing over the past few years, taking his über-well-rounded skill set from the streets to the backcountry and everything in between. For the 2019 season he rounded up a motley crew of riders to create a segment unlike anything that’s been seen before.

Year: 
2019
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Sami Ortlieb
Producer: 
Josh Berman
Production Company: 
Level 1 Productions, Inc
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
General
Film Image, The Mystery

The Mystery

9 Mins

Within the sport of kayaking, exists whitewater--and within that, the mysterious sect of "squirtboating", which has been facing its slow demise since its heyday in the early 1990s.

Year: 
2020
Director: 
Tommy Penick, Forest Woodward
Producer: 
Tommy Penick
Production Company: 
Tommy Penick Photo
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
General
Jess Kimura © image from the film Learning to Drown

Learning To Drown

40 Mins

Jess Kimura, considered one of the most influential female snowboarders in the world was at the top of her career when she lost the love of her life in a tragic accident. Her grief led her in a direction she could have never anticipated.

Premiere: 
Canadian Premiere
Year: 
2021
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Ben Knight
Producer: 
Travis Rummel
Production Company: 
Felt Soul Media
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
Mature Subject Matter, Coarse Language
From the film Invisible Beauty

Invisible Beauty

6 Mins

This is the story of Romana, who is an Austrian biologist. Insects are her passion and she takes us on a trip to discover the home of the many endemic and endangered species that live in Gesäuse National Park.

Premiere: 
Canadian Premiere
Year: 
2020
Country: 
Germany
Director: 
Sarah Ziegler, Milo Zanecchia
Producer: 
Simon Straetker
Production Company: 
Wild Europe
Has subtitles: 
No
Advisory: 
General
From the film Arves-En-Ciel

Arves-En-Ciel (Tour Edit)

16 Mins

Camille and Antoine, two French slackliners and alpinists have a dream, to walk between two iconic rock towers. Arves-En-Ciel tells the story of an amazing project, which required a huge team of invested people to be fulfilled.

Year: 
2020
Country: 
France
Director: 
Antoine Mesnage
Producer: 
Antoine Mesnage
Production Company: 
Esprits Outdoor Production
Has subtitles: 
Yes
Advisory: 
General
Film image, Jurria - The Guardians of the Pole

JURRIA - The Guardians of the Pole (Tour Edit)

16 Mins

'Jurria - The Guardians of the Pole' is the story of Master Paco and his passion for the pole jump and is filmed entirey on Gran Canaria, The Canary Islands. The pole was a tool which let the first Canarian settlers travel quickly through the difficult topography in search of their flocks. Today the activity is alive thanks to the teaching of Master Paco, who has shared his knowledge with the new generations.

Year: 
2020
Country: 
Spain
Director: 
Pedro Cubiles
Producer: 
Isidoro Falcón
Has subtitles: 
Yes
Advisory: 
General
Film image, Swissway to Heaven

Swissway to Heaven (Tour Edit)

30 Mins

Switzerland is a true paradise for multi-pitch climbing and is where climber Cedric Lachat was born and raised. Through his unique sense of humor and unbridled enthusiasm, we experience the beauty and awe of some of the most iconic mountain ranges and peaks.

Year: 
2021
Country: 
France
Director: 
Guillaume Broust
Producer: 
Guillaume Broust
Has subtitles: 
Yes
Advisory: 
General