Banff Mountain Film Festival lands in Steamboat on Sunday
February 20, 2014
Radical Reels Tour 2014 films
(Films might be added or changed)
2013, Canada, 15 minutes
Filmmakers: Kyle Norbraten, Dylan Dunkerton and Curtis Robinson, the Coastal Crew
Featuring the talents of the next wave of mountain bike riders and photographers, Arrival showcases diverse styles, new lines and new places.
• ”Be the Trail”
2013, Canada, 5 minutes
Filmmakers: Logan Tacoma, Michelle Peters, Morgan Edwards
Focus: biking, humor
A mountain biker has a radical vision. No longer can he just ride the trail — he must become the trail.
• ”Beyond the Drop”
2013, USA, 7 minutes
Filmmakers: Seth Pulford, Mark Anders, Rush Sturges
Six pro kayakers from around the world connect in the rainforests of Southern Mexico to explore the impossibly blue water of the Agua Azul. When it comes to running waterfalls, there’s a lot more to it than just the drop.
• ”Dream Lines IV”
2014, Norway, 6 minutes
Filmmaker: Jokke Sommer
Some of the world’s top wingsuit flyers take on wild new lines in France and Switzerland.
• ”Ghost Town”
2013, Canada, 6 minutes
Filmmakers: Switchback Entertainment
Focus: skiing, history
In the mid-1800s, British Columbia’s mountain towns boomed as prospectors flocked north during the great gold rush. Josh Daiek, Mike Henitiuk and Kieran Nikula arrive 150 years later in search of their own fortune.
• “Off-Width Outlaw”
2013, USA, 5 minutes
Filmmaker: Celin Serbo
Meet Pamela Shanti Pack. Tough as nails, she’s the meanest crack climbing thug you’ve ever met. Just don’t ask her to climb slab.
• ”The Sensei (Reel Rock 8)”
2013, USA, 26 minutes
Filmmakers: Josh Lowell, Nick Rosen, Brett Lowell, Peter Mortimer, Big UP Productions, Sender Films
East meets West and old meets new. Twenty-something world-class boulderer Daniel Woods and 43-year old climbing veteran Yuji Hirayama team up for the expedition of a lifetime. But when Daniel-san travels to Japan to prove himself worthy of Hirayama’s mentorship, the question becomes, who learns from whom?
2013, Norway, 16 minutes
Filmmakers: Filip Christensen, Even Sigstad, Field Productions
World-class skiers share their delight and uncertainty as they tackle big mountains and gnarly rail slides in spectacular Norwegian locations.
Steamboat Springs — A film festival that explores all the things Steamboat Springs residents are into will make its way to town this weekend.