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BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour

February 8 @ 7:00 pm

The World’s Best Mountain Films are coming to Jackson Hole for two nights!

February 8th and 9th at 7pm, join us at the JH High School for films highlighting the spirit of adventure in the great outdoors!

 

Tickets are available at:

Skinny Skis

65 W Delony Ave

Jackson, WY

307.733.6094

skinnyskis.com

 

Valley Bookstore

125 N Cache St

Jackson, WY

307.733.4533

http://www.valleybookstore.com/


Hungry Jacks

5655 WY-22

Wilson, WY

307.733.3561

 

$12/night or $20 for both nights



Continue scrolling for a complete schedule of films.

 

THURSDAY, February 8th 7:00 p.m.

JH High School Auditorium

Line-up subject to change.

 

SURF THE LINE

(2016, France, 3 minutes)

Filmmaker: Jeremy Frey

Production Company: Hello Emotion

www.helloemotion.com

Film Synopsis: For The Flying Frenchies, thinking out of the box isn’t a choice – it’s a way of life.

 

EDGES

(2016, USA, 9 minutes)

Filmmaker: Katie Stjernholm

Production Company: Balcony Nine Media

http://edgesfilm.com

Film Synopsis: At the ripe old age of 90, Yvonne Dowlen has been ice skating for as long as she can remember. Edges is a celebration of a life lived well.

 

ABOVE THE SEA

(2017, USA, 16 minutes)

Filmmaker: Josh Lowell, Peter Mortimer

Production Company: Red Bull Media House and Sender Films

www.senderfilms.com

Film Synopsis: Chris Sharma takes it to the next level while deep-water soloing on the island of Mallorca.

 

INTO TWIN GALAXIES – A GREENLAND EPIC *

(2016, Germany, 52 minutes)

Special Jury Mention

Filmmaker: Jochen Schmoll, Niko Jager, Nicola McQuiston

Production Company: Red Bull Media House, Drehxtrem

http://www.drehxtrem.de

Film Synopsis: 3 National Geographic “adventurers of the Year” embark on an insane kayaking mission in Greenland. With kite skis they tow their white water kayaks over 1000 km of the Greenland Ice Cap to reach the most northern river ever paddled.

 

Intermission

 

MY IRNIK

(2017, Canada, 16 minutes)

Filmmaker: Francois Lebeau, Matthew Hood

Production Company: Hood Visuals

Film Synopsis: Set in the Canadian Arctic, Conor, a young father and a native of Montreal falls in love with the northern way of life and with a woman from there. Now, with a young family, he helps to pass on the native traditions and ancestral culture to his son, as he learns them himself.

 

LA CASITA WIP

(2016, Ecuador, 7 minutes)

Filmmaker: Juan Reece, Jose Cobo

Production Company: Afuera Productions

AFUERA PRODUCCIONES

Film Synopsis: Two girls from Ecuador have a dream of building their own dirt jumping track in their backyard. So they get to work.

 

2.5 MILLION

(2017, USA, 22 minutes)

Filmmaker: Tyler Wilkinson-Ray

Production Company: T-Bar Films

http://www.t-barfilms.com/

Film Synopsis: American skier Aaron Rice sets out to ski 2.5 million, human-powered, vertical feet in the backcountry and set a new world record.

 

PLANET EARTH II – MOUNTAIN IBEX (TOUR EDIT)*

(2016, UK, 7 minutes)

Filmmaker: Justin Anderson

Production Company: BBC Worldwide

http://bbcearth.ca/show/planet-earth-ii/

Film Synopsis: Only a few pioneering animals have what it takes to survive in the world’s highest mountain ranges and they tend to be some of the most elusive and mysterious animals on the planet. Climb to a world that is beautiful but full of danger, where only the most adventurous animals can hope to survive.

 

IMAGINATION: TOM WALLISCH*

(2017, Canada, 4 minutes)

Best Film- Snow Sports

Filmmaker: Dave Mossop, Mitchell Scott

Production Company: Sherpas Cinema

www.sherpascinema.com

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?

 

*Award Winners


 

Venue

JH High School Auditorium
1910 High School Rd
Jackson, WY 83001 United States
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