Thursday Mar 21, 2013
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour comes to Albuquerque, NM on March 20 & 21, 2013 Wednesday March 20th The Gimp Monkeys, 8 minutes Flow Hunters, 9 minutes Crossing The Ice 44 minutes, Grand Prize Intermission Strength in Numbers, 15 minutes Last of the Great Unknown, 23 minutes Petzl Roctrip China, 23 minutes, The Banff Center Award for Creative Excellence On Thin Sea Ice 2, 2 minutes Total program 124 minutes The Banff Mountain Film Festival, a program of The Banff Centre, is the largest, and one of the most prestigious, mountain festivals in the world. Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road. With stops planned in about 400 communities and 35 countries across the globe, this year’s tour features a collection of the most inspiring action, environmental, and adventure films from the festival. Traveling to exotic landscapes and remote cultures, and bringing audiences up-close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the 2012/2013 World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the mountain world. From approximately 350 films entered into the annual festival, award-winning films and audience favourites are among the films chosen to travel the globe. Join Stone Age Climbing Gym, REI, and NM Kayak Instruction when the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour brings the spirit of outdoor adventure to Albuquerque, NM, at the KiMo Theatre on March 20 & 21 at 7:00 pm.