Banff Centre Stories
Madeleine Thien on the Writing Process Behind Her Prize-Winning Novel
2016 Giller Prize winner Madeleine Thien was faculty for our Literary Arts program Emerging Writers Intensive in November. We caught up with her post-win to discuss her writing process and what she's thinking about next.
What Will the World Look Like in 2067? Artists and Thinkers Answer
This year’s Banff Research in Culture program asks: what might the world look like in 50 years and what can we do to shape it? We caught up with some of the award-winning faculty for this year's program to ask them some question about the future.
Richard Reed Parry Makes Beautiful Music With Heart and Breath
Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry was at Banff Centre as faculty for the thematic residency, The Art of Stillness. We spoke with him about the process of creating the fragile and intimate sounds of Music for Heart and Breath.
The 2016 BMFBF People's Choice Award Winner: SHIFT
Learn about this year's Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival's People's Choice winner, SHIFT, a film about a group of aboriginal youth who over the past 10 years have constructed almost 100 kilometres of biking trails through the Yukon wilderness.