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WFF’s Adventure Film Series

Jun 10, 2022 | Motion Picture

WFF’s Adventure Film series is back in Whistler from June 23 to June 25th. The series features six programs with both feature length and short content. Climbing, mountain biking, mental health in sports, diversity in the outdoors, ice climbing, and women in sports are themes highlighted in the adrenaline-fueled lineup. Join us in Whistler for this ultimate screen adventure. Tickets are $20 per REEL ROCK programme, $15 for all other screenings.

REEL ROCK 16 | Thursday, June 23, 6PM | Saturday June 25, 6PM
2022 | 124 mins | Whistler Premiere | Unrated | Multiple Directors

Bridge Boys
A horizontal big-wall adventure on the longest, hardest and most ridiculous crack climb ever attempted. Starring Pete Whittaker, and Tom Randall.

Barefoot Charles
An opera-singing, cave-dwelling, animal-skinning minimalist tackles futuristic boulder problems in the Fontainebleau forest. Starring Charles Albert.

Big Things To Come
Elite climber Alex Johnson’s struggle with a boulder problem propels her on a decade-long journey of
self-discovery.

Cuddle
A massive, remote link-up of 17 alpine summits pushes the world’s best climbers to the brink – and into each others’ shivering arms. Starring Alex Honnold, Tommy Caldwell, and Adam Stack.

Not Alone | Thursday, June 23, 8PM
2021 | 43 mins | Whistler Premiere | Unrated | Canada | Dir. by Heather Mosher

From Squamish based award-winning filmmaker and WFF Alumni, Heather Mosher comes the story of Sarah Hueniken, a professional climber and guide who finds herself questioning everything about her life in the mountains, after an ice climbing avalanche takes the life of her friend. NOT ALONE won the VIMFF 2022 BEST OF BC AWARD and was recently nominated for 4 Leo Awards. The film will be followed by a Q+A with Heather Mosher.

MOUNTAIN BIKING SHORTS | Friday, June 24, 6PM

Blueprint | Directed by Scott Bell & Mark Matthews | 8 min
Dancing in the Mountains | Directed by Samuel T. Scofy | 18 Min
North Shore Betty | Directed by Travis Rummel & Darcy Hennessey Turenne | 12 min
Originate //  Inspiration | Directed by Bryan Smith & Cameron Sylvester | 8 min
A Space for All | Directed by Drew Bennett | 6 mins
This Is Home – Matt Hunter | Directed by Colin Jones | 10 min

BEST OF VIMFF SHORTS 1 | Friday, June 24, 8PM

Em| Directed by Alexa Fay | 15 min
Sixty Seconds 
| Directed by Lara Shea | 19 Min
Trustfall | 
Directed by Stefan David Witts| 11 min
Sonder | Directed by Jay Macmillan| 35 min

BEST OF VIMFF SHORTS 2 | Saturday, June 25, 8PM
The Path of Cedy Nkunze | Directed by Seth Gillis | 13 min
Julia | Directed by Jocelyn Chavy | 30 min
Arves-en-ciel | Directed by Antoine Mesnage| 26 min
Originate // Symbiosis | Directed by Bryan Smith, Cameron Sylvester | 12 min
Always Higher | Directed by Alexa Fay| 12 min

 

REEL ROCK 16 | Saturday, June 25, 6PM

 

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