2020/21 Virtual World Tour – Sapphire Special Program
This Sapphire Program is a special program, featuring 3 films, two of which are longer than other films typically screened on the World Tour. Enjoy these epic journeys!
Bringing adventure to the comfort of your home! Enjoy some of the favourite films from the 2020 Festival along with special tour edits and selections. Use the film listings below to explore information on all the films within the program.
Film Program Length: Approximately 2 hours.
The program costs USD $15, and 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).
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.
If you have technical questions, check out the Help Centre for more information.
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Sapphire Film Program
Spanning his fifty-year dogsled racing career, ATTLA explores the life and persona of George Attla, from his childhood as a tuberculosis survivor in the Alaskan interior, to his rise as ten-time world champion and mythical state hero, to a village elder resolutely training his grandnephew to race his team one last time.
My Last Day of Summer
It is the last day of summer and Julia is at the local bike shop hoping that her bike can be fixed. While checking out the flashy displays of new bikes and shiny components, a comic book catches her eye and she soon finds herself on a ride like no other.
Piano to Zanskar (Tour Edit)
Facing his future in retirement, “sitting in deck chairs and eating lemon drizzle cake”, 65-year-old piano tuner, Desmond O'Keeffe, decides instead to take on the most challenging and perilous delivery of his four decade career: transporting a 100-year-old, 80-kilogram, upright piano, from bustling London to the remote heart of the Indian Himalayas.