|Who:||The Base Camp|
|What:||Banff Mountain Film Tour|
|Where:||Helena Middle School, Helena, Montana|
|When:||Wed, May 02, 2018|
|Audience:||Tickets available at The Base Camp|
The Banff Mountain Would Tour Film Line Up
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Helena Middle School Auditorium
Doors 6:00pm/Show 7:00pm
Tickets available now at The Base Camp!
SURF THE LINE (2016, France, 3 minutes)
Filmmaker: Hello Emotion
Film Synopsis: For The Flying Frenchies, thinking out of the box isn’t a choice –it’s a way of life
JOHANNA (2016, UK, 4 minutes)
Filmmaker: Ian Derry, Archer’s Mark
Film Synopsis: For freediver Johanna Nordblad diving under the ice provides a surreal, calming environment that helps heal her injuries
PEDAL (2017, USA,8 minutes)
Filmmaker: Scott Hardesty, Ultralite Films
Film Synopsis: Forty-three countries down, Hera van Willick rides her bicycle across continents, full self supported, sharing her journey and what she has learned along the way.
SKY MIGRATIONS (2016, USA, 16 minutes)
Filmmaker: Max Lowe
Classification: PG -Coarse language
Film Synopsis: Each fall our skies fill with the wings of migrating raptors, a migration that relies on two hemispheres worth of wild and healthy ecosystems. Join ecologist and filmmaker, Charles Post, as he shines a light on the network of backcountry scientists and sentinels at the front lines of raptor conservation.
PLANET EARTH II–MOUNTAIN IBEX (TOUR EDIT)(2016, UK, 7 minutes)
Filmmaker: Justin Anderson, BBC Worldwide
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.
STUMPED (2017, USA, 25 minutes)
Filmmaker: Cedar Wright & Taylor Keating
Classification: 14A-Coarse language& Violence
Film Synopsis: Maureen Beck has never let the fact that she is missing her lower left arm hold her back from climbing. She doesn’t want to be considered a good one-armed climber, or a good female climber…she just wants to be a plain good climber.
First Half Show Duration = 63 minutes
INTERMISSION & Prize Drawing
IMAGINATION:TOM WALLISCH (2017, Canada, 5 minutes)
Filmmaker: Sherpas Cinema
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?
LOVED BY ALL:THE STORY OF APA SHERPA (2017, Canada, 14 minutes)
Filmmaker: Sherpas Cinema
Film Synopsis: Apa Sherpa has climbed Mount Everest 21 times, but he wouldn’t wish this upon anybody. Having grown up in the remote Khumbu region of Nepal, Apa was forced to leave school and work as a porter at the age of 12. For Nepal’s rural people, the income earned as a high altitude porter conflicts with the dreams made possible only through education and knowledge.
INTERSECTION:MICAYLA GATTO(2017, USA, 5 minutes)
Filmmaker: Lacy Kemp, Juicy Studios
Film Synopsis: Mountain biker Micayla Gatto takes the viewer into her world as a painter and as an athlete, riding through beautifully created masterpieces where colors come to life and reality blends with art.
EDGES (2016, USA, 9 minutes)
Filmmaker: Katie Stjernholm, Balcony Nine Media
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.
THE FROZEN ROAD (2017, UK, 24 minutes)
Filmmaker: Ben Page
Film Synopsis: Ben Page sought an adventure of perfect solitude in the Canadian Arctic. Yet the harsh truths of traveling in such a formidable environment were a long a long way from the romanticisms of a Jack London book.
Second Half Show Duration = 57 minutes