A Night at the Banff Mountain Film Festival: World Tour Favourites

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Image from the film Metronomic © Damien Deschamps

Image from the film Metronomic © Damien Deschamps

Featuring a selection of favourite films from the 2016/2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour, downtown at Lux Cinema Banff. 

New film programs showcased monthly. 

Screenings: 

Sundays: July 9, 16, 23, 30. August 6, 13, 20, 
7 pm, 9:30 pm

Mondays: July 10, 17, 24, 31. August 7, 14, 21, 28
1 pm, 4 pm, 7 pm, 9:30 pm 

Tickets on sale at the Lux Cinema Banff box office or online at luxbanff.com
Adult/Child: $15 | Matinées: $7.50

Related Films

Ace and the Desert Dog

Ace and the Desert Dog

9 Mins

For his 60th birthday, adventure photographer Ace Kvale and his dog, Genghis Khan, set out on a 60-day trek in Utah's canyon country. 

Year: 
2015
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Brendan Leonard
Forest Woodward
Stefan Hunt
Producer: 
Brendan Leonard
Forest Woodward
Joe Peters
Advisory: 
General
The Great Siberian Traverse

The Great Siberian Traverse

28 Mins

All aboard for the adventure of a lifetime – a 1,200-kilometre ski journey through Russia, along the Trans-Siberian Railway. We'll stumble upon a fringe backcountry skiing community, deep Siberian powder, and skiing's ancient origins.

Year: 
2015
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Leo Hoorn
Producer: 
Malcolm Sangster
Production Company: 
Sherpas Cinema
Advisory: 
PG - Coarse Language
DreamRide

DreamRide

5 Mins

Enter a dream world where the trails never end. Where the promise of joy and freedom exist around each bend. Take a magical trip through beautiful landscapes and join us on this DreamRide, a mountain bike adventure unlike any other.

Year: 
2016
Country: 
Canada
Director: 
Ryan Gibb
Producer: 
Lacy Kemp
Advisory: 
General
Sea Gypsies: The Far Side of the World

Sea Gypsies: The Far Side of the World (Tour Edit)

46 Mins

The vessel is Infinity, a 120-ft hand-built sailing ketch,
crewed by a community of wanderers. The journey – a 12,800-kilometre Pacific crossing
from New Zealand to Patagonia, with a stop in Antarctica, weather permitting.  This film epitomizes the spirit of adventure. 

Year: 
2016
Director: 
Nico Edwards
Advisory: 
PG - Coarse Language and Nudity
Young Guns

Young Guns

30 Mins

Meet the new faces of climbing: 14-year-old Ashima Shiraishi and 15-year-old Kai Lightner. Pushed outside their comfort zone, Kai and Ashima learn some hard but important lessons that will carry them to even greater heights.

Year: 
2016
Country: 
United States
Director: 
Nick Rosen
Josh Lowell and Peter Mortimer
Producer: 
Zachary Barr
Production Company: 
REEL ROCK
Metronomic

Metronomic (Tour Edit)

5 Mins

High above the Gorges du Verdon, a skillful blend of artists
and high-level balancing athletes play a high energy symphony devoted to risk.
It’s a hymn that melds visual performance and contemplative poetry into pure
entertainment.

Year: 
2015
Director: 
Vladimir Cellier
Production Company: 
Baraka Films & Flying Frenchies
Advisory: 
General