Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
and Radical Reels Tour 2017

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World Tour - Austin

Sunday, February 26th 2017 6pm

Tickets are now Sold Out*
    *Austin proceeds benefit Texas State Parks
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World Tour - Houston - 2 Showings!

Wednesday, March 1st 2017
& Thursday, March 2nd 2017


Tickets for the Houston shows are now available
online from the Alamo Drafthouse.


2017 World Tour Trailer...

Austin 2017 World Tour Lineup

Ace and the Desert Dog    9 min.

Classification: General

For his 60th birthday, adventure photographer Ace Kvale and his dog, Genghis Khan, set out on a 60-day trek in Utah’s canyon country.

The Accord    19 min.

Classification: General

Being so far removed from the hustle and bustle of the tropical surf world hardens Iceland’s surfers to confront the the harsh reality they all must face — that old and unforgiving North Atlantic wind.

The Perfect Flight    5 min.

Classification: General

When some neighborhood kids gave Shawn Hayes an abandoned red-tailed hawk chick, it launched him on a lifelong journey into the medieval traditions of falconry.

Iran: A Skier's Journey    12 min.

Classification: General

Cautioned not to travel to Iran, skiers Chad Sayers and Forrest Coots decide to go, regardless. They find comfort, bedazzlement, and a surprisingly cool ski culture.

Four Mums in a Boat (tour edit)    30 min.

Classification: General

When four middle-aged working British mums announced they wanted to row the Atlantic Ocean, their families thought they had lost their minds.

Intermission

Metronomic (Tour Edit)    5 min.

Classification: General

High above the Gorges du Verdon, a skillful blend of artists and high-level balancing athletes play a high energy symphony devoted to risk. It’s a hymn that melds visual performance and contemplative poetry into pure entertainment.

Dog Power (Tour Edit)    25 min.

Classification: General

Get a fascinating view of the world of dog-powered sports and the special bond between dogs and their humans. Both share a passion for living, working and playing together outside in different forms of the sled-dog and musher relationship.

Devotion: Libby Peter    5 min.

Classification: General

Libby Peter, one of the UK's most respected climbers, reflects on how climbing has shaped her life, from childhood through becoming a British Mountain Guide and a mother.

For the Love (Tour Edit)    14 min.

Classification: PG - Coarse Language

When you want to make first descents, you have to push the limits of what’s possible and what’s known as you explore the most difficult and remote whitewater in the world.

The Super Salmon    25 min.

Classification: General

Those who plan to construct a hydroelectric mega-dam on Alaska’s Susitna River say it wouldn’t affect the salmon runs because of its location – upstream of where fish usually swim. Tell that to the Super Salmon.

Radical Reels - Austin

Monday, February 27th 2017 7pm

Tickets Now Available at our Austin stores *
or online at the Paramount *
    *Austin proceeds benefit Texas State Parks
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2016 Radical Reels Trailer...

2017 Radical Reels Lineup

Not2Bad (Tour Edit)    7 min.

Classification: rating to be confirmed

Anthill Films—the crew behind unReal and NotBad — bring you more wild shenanigans and unbelievable bike riding in Spain.

La Liste (Tour Edit) - Spitzkoppe    14 min.

Classification: rating to be confirmed

In his search to become a better freerider, Swiss ski phenom Jérémie Heitz compiles a list of the most interesting peaks to ride in the Alps. In this special edit, he tackles three of the most extreme descents on the list, following in the paths forged by his heroes.

Locked In    24 min.

Classification: rating to be confirmed

Deep in Papua New Guinea’s rainforest, a team of kayakers attempt a very committing 13-day first descent in one of the most remote corners of the world.

Give Me Five    11 min.

Classification: General

Join a madcap group of French free-falling flyers as they try to perform the aerial stunt of a lifetime in the Chamonix Valley.

Intermission

Tight Loose: The Tordrillos Foot-Powered Mission    9 min.

Classification: rating to be confirmed

Ian McIntosh, Dane Tudor, and Griffin Post flew deep into the Tordrillo Mountains for a month-long winter camping trip in the Alaskan wilderness. Their goal: to climb and ski massive spine lines.

The Trail to Kazbegi    16 min.

Classification: rating to be confirmed

What happens when four like-minded adventurers head into one of the world’s wildest mountain ranges with nothing but their mountain bikes and enough food to survive for 10 days? A self-supported mountain-bike mission through the highest reaches of the Caucasus Mountains.

Sonnie Trotter vs the Totem Pole    8 min.

Classification: rating to be confirmed

Canadian climbers Sonnie Trotter and Will Stanhope head down under to take a stab at the first continuous, all free ascent of the Ewbank Route on The Totem Pole.

The Fledglings    26 min.

Classification: PG - Coarse Language

As longtime professional climbers who eat, sleep and live the sport, Cedar Wright and Matt Segal are used to being competent, comfortable, and at the top of their game. But when they take up paragliding, it’s a different game entirely.