Banff Mountain Film Festival

Sun Valley, Idaho

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2019
FILM LIST

FAR OUT: KAI JONES - USA - Classification: General

Film Synopsis: Eleven year old Kai Jones isn't old enough to go to the movies alone or order a sandwich at the pub, but in the mountains age doesn't matter. He is following in his family's ski tracks...right into backflips and tricks off of cliffs.

SURFACE - USA - Classification: General

Film Synopsis: In a photographic niche defined by familiar angles, Ben Thouard is driven by his desire to create something original in surf photography.

FAST HORSE - Canada - Classification: Parental Guidance - Coarse language

Film Synopsis: FAST HORSE follows the return of the Blackfoot bareback horseracing tradition in a new form: the Indian Relay. Siksika horseman Allison Red Crow struggles to build a team with second-hand horses and a new jockey, Cody Big Tobacco, to take on the best riders in the Blackfoot Confederacy at the Calgary Stampede.

DIVIDED - Scotland - Classification: Parental Guidance - Coarse language

Film Synopsis: Follow Lee and Rickie in this raw and real portrayal of the places we go emotionally when under extreme duress while riding 190 kilometres a day from Banff to Mexico.

DREAMRIDE 3 - Canada - Classification: General

Film Synopsis: Inspired by a Dr. Seuss narrative, this mountain bike film is sure to take you places like no other.

MY MOM VALA - USA - Classification: General

Film Synopsis: Vala lives in Reykjavik, Iceland and travels to Greenland for work and to immerse herself in rivers thick with migrating char. But for Vala's 10-year old daughter, Mathilda, Greenland lives only in the stories that her mother tells and her own imagination.

THE PASSAGE - USA - Classification: General

Film Synopsis: In 1974 a small determined team built their own canoes, launched them into the Pacific, and became some the first people in modern history to canoe from Washington to Alaska up the Inside Passage. The Passage is a story about revisiting that journey, fathers and sons, and the wild places that define us.

BROTHERS OF CLIMBING - USA - Classification: General

Film Synopsis: How can you be what you can't see? Mikhail Martin, co-founder of Brothers of Climbing said, "I literally typed, 'Are there black climbers?' in Google...someone said, "black people don't climb."

THE FRENCHY - USA - Classification: Parental Guidance - Coarse language

Film Synopsis: Jacques is an 82-year-old, badass athlete, but the real story is how he inspires us with his contagious love of life, epic tales of survival and his ability to counter aging through laughter.