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Banff Mountain Film Festival
World Tour

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour logo

Hosted by Midwest Mountaineering

Sponsored by Public Lands

Two Nights!  Different films each night!

Saturday, April 27th  7:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 9th  7:00 p.m.

The tour brings a selection of the best films from the festival right here to Midwest Mountaineering!  Whether you are an experienced mountaineer or an armchair adventurer, this event is for everyone.  Don't miss the excitement!

Saturday, April 27th - Yarrow Film Group

  1. Fuego

  2. The Best Skier You've Never Heard Of

  3. One Degree #Peru

  4. Subterranean (tour edit)  * Best Film - Adventure

  5. Mustafa Ceylan

  6. Driving Sweep

  7. Range Rider

  8. Two Point Four

Thursday, May 9th - Paintbrush Film Group

  1. Desert Wings

  2. Soundscape  * Creative Excellence Award

  3. The Blackcountry Journal  * Best Film - Snow Sports

  4. Georgia Astle:  Flip the Switch

  5. Canada Vertical (tour edit)

  6. Leo & Chester  * Best Film - Mountain Culture

  7. Earthside

  8. Near the River

  9. El Gavilan

The Riverview Theater sells popcorn with real butter and refreshments.

You can purchase Midwest Mountaineering logo tee shirts and hoodies at all our events.

The Festival in Banff, Alberta:

The annual Banff Mountain Film Festival (held in Banff, Alberta Canada from October 28th to November 5th, 2023) accepts over three hundred mountain films into it's competition, the top fifty or so are screened throughout the festival.  Every year the films feature a range of styles and themes, including climbing, skiing, kayaking, biking, adventure, culture and the environment.

Film competition prizes are awarded in ten categories:  Grand Prize | Exploration and Adventure | Climbing | Mountain Sports | Environment | Short Mountain Film | Feature-Length Mountain Film | Snow Sports | Creative Excellence | and Audience Choice Award.  The international jury will announce the Best of the Festival award winners at the awards ceremony on the last day of the festival.

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