Yellow Programme (Matinee – Family friendly)

 

SURF THE LINE

(2016, France, 3 minutes)
Filmmaker: Hello Emotion
Classification: General
Film Synopsis: For The Flying Frenchies, thinking out of the box isn’t a choice – it’s a way of life.

 

TSIRKU (TOUR EDIT)

(2016, Canada, 16 minutes)
Filmmaker: Sherpas Cinema
Classification: PG – Coarse Language
Film Synopsis: A team of athletes sets out to tackle the fabled Corrugated spine lines of the Tsirku Glacier, located deep in the Saint Elias mountains where Alaska, British Columbia, and the Yukon converge. Needless to say, it was no easy task.

 

WHERE THE WILD THINGS PLAY

(2017, USA, 4 minutes)
Filmmaker: Krystle Wright
Classification: General
Film Synopsis: There’s an ongoing discussion of why there aren’t 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!

 

DUGOUT (TOUR EDIT)

(2017, UK, 41 minutes)
Filmmaker: Benjamin Sadd
Classification: PG – Coarse Language and Nudity
Film Synopsis: Ben and James decide to travel to the Ecuadorian Amazon, live with an indigenous community, learn from them how to build a canoe from scratch, then take that canoe on a journey… What could go wrong?

 

PEDAL

(2017, USA, 8 minutes)
Filmmaker: Scott Hardesty, Ultralite Films
Classification: General
Film Synopsis: Forty-three countries down, Hera van Willick rides her bicycle across continents, fully self-supported, sharing her journey and what she has learned along the way.

 

KILIAN

(2016, Canada, 14 minutes)
Filmmaker: Anthony Bonello, Switchback Entertainment Inc
Website: www.switchbackentertainment.com
Classification: General
Focus: Skiing
Adrenaline Factor: Medium
Subtitles: None
Sponsor Recognition: Opening and closing credits
Other Tours/TV/Online: Salomon TV
Film Synopsis: Kilian Jornet is considered the greatest mountain runner ever. But he doesn’t consider himself a runner. Join Kilian in his new backyard in Norway as he attempts to ski and run the Seven Summits of Romsdalen in a single day, a 77 kilometre route with 9,000 metres of elevation gain.

 

MY IRNIK

(2017, Canada, 16 minutes)
Filmmaker: Matthew Hood
Classification: General
Film Synopsis: Originally from Montreal, Conor falls in love with the northern way of life, and a woman, in the Canadian Arctic. Now the young father helps to pass on the native traditions and ancestral culture to his son, as he learns them himself.

IMAGINATION: TOM WALLISCH

(2017, Canada, 5 minutes)
Filmmaker: Sherpas Cinema
Classification: General
Film Synopsis: 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?

Banff Mountain Film Festival NZ 2018
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