Events

Banff CENTRE Mountain Film festival world tour

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January 18, 19 & 20, 2019

Willson Auditorium, 404 W. Main St. 

Bozeman, Montana 

 

Showtimes

Friday, January 18

  • 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6 pm)  $18

Saturday, January 194

  • 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6 pm) $18

Sunday, January 20  

  • 6:00 p.m. (doors open at 5 pm) $14

 

TICKETS 

Friday & Saturday: $18.00

Sunday: $14.00

Please present the email receipt with scannable QR code on it, or print the attached PDF with the codes for each ticket. All tickets will be scanned at the door.

All proceeds from the Bozeman showings of the Banff Film Festival World Tour benefit the Bridger Ski Foundation, a nonprofit ski organization. 

RAFFLE

Last chance to get your Red Chair Raffle Tickets! Buy them online now or in the lobby at Banff. Drawing will take place during intermission at the Sunday show. Need not be present to win!

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FILMS

FRIDAY, January 18, 2019


ROGUE ELEMENTS: CORBET’S COULOIR (4 min)            

G

Anyone who has ever skied or snowboarded Jackson Hole knows just how nerve-racking it can be to send it into the infamous Corbet's Couloir, even in the best of conditions. Doing it in icy conditions on mountain bikes is nothing short of insane, and that’s exactly what we did.


FOR THE LOVE OF MARY (6 min)

G

When 97-year-old runner George Etzweiler dons his lucky ancient green running shorts, he's not just running to the summit of Mt. Washington, Etzweiler carries something else special with him: The memory of his late wife of 68 years.  


LIFE OF GLIDE (16 min)

PG - Coarse Language

Big mountain rider Jeremy Jones dissects his lifelong passion for the simple and sacred feeling he calls, "The Glide".

               

DIVIDED (39 min)

PG - Coarse Language

Filmmaker: Cameron Maier

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.                        


INTERMISSION


THE MOMENT (15 min)  

PG - Coarse Language

In the backwoods of British Columbia, three small but dedicated crews of adventure seekers were quietly changing the course of a sport and carving their paths in history. The Moment captures the birth and success of the original free ride mountain bike movement.

THE BEAVER BELIEVERS: MEET SHERRI TIPPIE (12 min)

G

Sherri Tippie, a hairdresser / Certified Live Beaver Trapper is working to restore the North American Beaver, the most industrious, ingenious, furry little engineer, to the watersheds of the American West.

THE PASSAGE (25 min)

G

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.


SKIER VS. DRONE ( 4 min)            

G

It's the classic battle of man vs. machine but Olympic Bronze Medalist ski racer, Victor Muffat-Jeandet isn't worried.


             

SATURDAY, January 19


FAR OUT - KAI JONES (5 min)            

G

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.


THE MIRVINATOR (11 min)  

G

Ultra-runners overcome obstacles with every stride. Force of Nature Mirna Valerio never thought she would have to overcome the negative voices that believe she doesn't belong in the sport.


BROTHERS OF CLIMBING (7 min)

G

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.'”


GRIZZLY COUNTRY (12 min)

PG - Coarse Language

After serving in the Vietnam War, author and eco-warrior Doug Peacock spent years alone in the Wyoming and Montana wilderness observing grizzly bears. This time in the wild changed the course of his life. With the protection of Yellowstone grizzlies now under threat, Peacock reflects on the importance of habitat and why he continues to fight for wild causes.

ICE & PALMS (32 min)

PG: Coarse Language & Nudity

Bikepacking, summiting mountains and skiing some iconic lines along the way, friends Max and Jochen have one dream – 5 weeks, 1,800 km and 35,000 vertical metres self-propelled across the Alps.        


INTERMISSION


RJ RIPPER (19 min)  

G

The chaotic streets of Kathmandu may not seem like a typical breeding ground for world-class mountain bikers, but then again nothing is typical about Rajesh (RJ) Magar and his beat-up clunker.


VIACRUXIS (11 min)  

G

Marcel and Andrezj are a legendary pair of mountaineers. They have been the first ones to conquer the highest and hardest peaks. Despite their different temperaments, they make a great team. Now they face the biggest challenge: reaching the virgin summit of the highest mountain. In order to achieve this, they will have to overcome formidable obstacles, suffer hardships and stand each other for a long time. But Andrezj is no longer willing to continue in Marcel’s shadow.    


HOW TO RUN 100 MILES (27 min)  

PG - Coarse Language

The odds were stacked against Jayson Sime early in life: poverty, homelessness, dyslexia, bullying. But he learned to fight. In 2017, he entered his first 100-mile mountain ultramarathon, betting on his lifelong resilience to carry him to the finish line.


CHOICES (2 min)        

PG - Coarse language

A mountain biker has an amazing menu of rides to choose from but which will he pick?


                     

SUNDAY, January 20


DREAMRIDE 3 (6 min)  

G

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


BROTHERHOOD OF SKIING (10 min)        

G

Since 1973, the National Brotherhood of Skiers has overcome barriers by bringing soul, smiles and a party to the mountain.


SURFACE (7 min)

G

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


THIS MOUNTAIN LIFE: COAST RANGE TRAVERSE SEGMENT (39 min)

G

A mother-daughter team set out on a six-month ski traverse in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Canada.  


INTERMISSION                


FAR OUT - TERRACE, BC (5 min)    

PG - Coarse Language

Three pro skiers head to Terrace, British Columbia to fly off jumps, smash pillows and search for perfect ski lines. Little did they know that a passionate local would lead them to even more fun, laughs and stoke in the backcountry.  


FAST HORSE (14 min)

PG- Coarse Language

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.



REEL ROCK 12: BREAK ON THROUGH   (26 min)

PG - Coarse Language

Margo Hayes, a little-known 19 year old  from Boulder, Colorado,  she has moved to Europe to train and climb with the goal of succeeding on two of the most iconic 5.15s in France and Spain. But by pushing her body and mind to the absolute limit, she risks injury and failure in her quest to be the first.  


THE FRENCHY (14 min)      

PG - Coarse Language

Jacques is an 82-year-old 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.

VOLUNTEERS

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