Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Banff comes to the

North Island!

Tickets for both shows available from the
Tidemark Theatre box office
- noon to 4 pm


Thursday December 2, 2021

Tidemark Theatre


A Dog's Tale (Tour Edit)

2021, Canada, 5 minutes Filmmaker: Darren McCullough, Darcy Wittenburg, Anthill Films Advisory: General
There’s something primal about the feeling of the forest floor under your paws and smelling a thousand different smells all at once. The freedom of the trail is what we long for.

Can't Beat This Place For Fun

2020, USA, 14 minutes Filmmaker: Dawn Kish, John Tveten, Dawn Kish Photo and Film LLC Advisory: General Fretwater Boatworks is keeping the tradition of wooden dory building alive! These beautiful boats honour the dreams of Grand Canyon pioneer Martin Litton and encourage advocacy to help preserve these wild places.

Precious Leader Woman - Pre-Premiere Screening

2021, Canada, 47 minutes Filmmaker: Cassie De Colling, Mack Stannard, Hayley Morin, Kiddo Films Inc. Advisory: General This is snowboarder Spencer O’Brien’s story from childhood to the world stage, coming full circle to embrace her identity and Indigenous heritage as she pushes forward, bringing her heart and soul to her next challenge, the backcountry.

Jump To Zero

2020, 8 minutes Filmmaker: Drew Herder, Jaime Cantarovici, Adin Baird, Poptop Productions, Left of Creek Advisory: General A story of three BASE jumpers finding new ways to follow their passion while reducing the impact on their environment.

INSIDE- A Hole New Ski Experience

2021, Austria, 11 minutes Filmmaker: Stefan Ager, Andreas Gumpenberger, Lensecape Productions Advisory: General After an amazing ski tour at the Grand Ferrand massive in France, where you can ski through stunning rock caves, a few skiers decide to take it to the next level in a huge cave in Slovenia.

REEL ROCK 15: Action Directe

2020, USA, 16 minutes Filmmaker: Zachary Barr, Josh Lowell, REEL ROCK Advisory: General French powerhouse Melissa Le Nevé spends seven years battling insane moves, inner doubt, and the burden of history to climb the most revered sport route on earth.

Breaking Trail

2021, USA, 30 minutes Filmmaker: Jesse Roesler, James Mills, Jen Larson Roesler, Credo Nonfiction Advisory: General Amidst Covid-19 surges and civil unrest, Emily Ford and sled dog Diggins set out to thru-hike the 1,900 km Ice Age Trail in winter.

Tickets: $25 adults, $20 youth, student & seniors.

Discount package available for both Campbell River & Quadra shows.

Doors open 6:30 pm

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Quadra Island Community Centre
West Road, Quadra Island, 7 pm

Film Program (PDF)

Follow The Light

2021, France, 4 minutes Filmmaker: Pierre Henni, Commencal Advisory: GeneralFrom sunsets over dramatic landscapes to the illumination of hot air balloons and the warm ambience of Turkey, immerse yourself in this colorful adventure with riders Kilian Bron, Pierre Henni, Pierre Dupont and JB Liautard.


2020, France, 13 minutes Filmmaker: Andy Collet, Marc Augey, Alex Hamelin, PVS Company Advisory: GeneralAfter two months of confinement, freesking prodigy Ben Buratti finds himself alone on his home mountain of La Clusaz.

Bear-Like (Der Bar In Mir) (Tour Edit)

2019, Switzerland, 55 minutes Filmmaker: Roman Droux, Memox Advisory: Coarse language; violenceTwo adventurers engage in close contact with grizzly bears in Alaska experiencing first-hand the struggle for survival and dramatic fighting scenes. Driven by a desire to explore the unknown, the film tells a personal story of wilderness, framed through breathtaking footage of these amazing creatures.

If You Give a Beach a Bottle

2021, USA, 5 minutes Filmmaker: Max Romey Advisory: GeneralInspired by a picture book, Max Romey heads to a remote beach on Alaska’s coastline in search of marine debris. What he finds is a different story altogether.

Dream Mountain

2020, USA, 18 minutes Filmmaker: InLightWorks Productions Advisory: GeneralPasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita is a certified international high mountain guide, an accomplished mountaineer, humanitarian, and a mother. She reflects on her personal highs and lows and rediscovers for herself just how much the mountains mean to her.


2021, Canada, 14 minutes Filmmaker: Alexa Fay, Sophie Claivaz-Loranger Advisory: Coarse languageEmilie Pellerin has spent most of her adult life travelling the world. She has honed her skills on the rock and has become one of the world’s best on-sight climbers. Now she’s ready to push her level on her hardest trad route yet, La Zébrée, a spectacular 5.14a overhanging crack in Quebec.

My Midsummer Morning

2019, UK, 20 minutes Filmmaker: Alastair Humphreys Advisory: General, non-sexual nudityAlastair Humphreys, inspired by Laurie Lee’s book “As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning”, sets out on his most terrifying journey yet - walking through Spain, earning money for food by playing his violin, being distinctly unmusical.

(from Campbell River take the 6:15 pm ferry to Quadra & return on the 10:15 pm sailing)

Tickets: at the door $25 adults, $20 youth, student & seniors
Children 12 & under free

Doors open 6:30 pm

Download a PDF program: Campbell River | Quadra Island


Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Presenting Partners

Rab, Banff & Buff® 

For More information,

Tickets: 250-287-7465


Banff Mountain Film Festival Information:

For more information on the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival
  Canada, USA Tour dates and locations, click here.

For more information on the Banff Mountain Film Festival
   in Banff, Alberta, Canada click here.