March 18 - 19
Banff Mountain Film Festival - World Tour
Atlanta // Ferst Center at Georgia Tech
Double the movies, double the fun! Join REI and The Georgia Conservancy for the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour on March 18th and 19th at Georgia Tech's Ferst Center for the Arts. Banff Mountain Film Fest is the largest and most recognized name in adventure and environmental films - bringing together movie-goers from all 7 continents! Yes, even Antarctica! All proceeds from the screenings go to support the Georgia Conservancy's Stewardship Trips Program and Heartland Rivers of Georgia Paddle Series.
Single day, VIP and double feature ticket packages available. Each day will feature a different lineup of films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival - the first time in Atlanta Banff history we've been able to bring you this many amazing films.
This year's tour features a collection of the most inspiring and thought-provoking action, environmental, and adventure mountain films. Traveling from remote landscapes and cultures to up close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the 2016/2017 World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the mountain world.
Both the Saturday and Sunday screenings will take place at Georgia Tech's Ferst Center for the Arts: 349 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA. Venue doors open for the Saturday screening at 6 PM, General Admission doors to the theater open at 6:30 PM, films start at 7 PM. Venue doors open for the Sunday screening at 1 PM, theatre doors open at 1:30 PM, films start at 2 PM. A VIP reception begins at 5:30 PM on Saturday and at 12:30 PM on Sunday and includes one complementary SweetWater Brewing Company beer, light snacks and advance seating.
VIP guests will be able to reserve seats 30 min. before General Admission guests. VIP guests who arrive after doors open to for General Admission guests will not be able to take advantage of special seating.
A "Banff Pass" ticket package is available for GA and VIP experiences.
Tickets at the door:
Only single-day tickets, $25 per person, will be sold at the door - register now to save money and avoid missing the show if we sellout in advance. Single day online ticket sales will end two hours before the house opens.
Free parking is available at the Georgia Tech Parking Area 3 - W02 parking deck. Due to the Atlanta United FC game on campus Saturday afternoon, Saturday evening guest MUST have this waiver on their dashboard to park for free.
Schedule of Films
SATURDAY, March 18
Danny MacAskill’s Wee Day Out
Ruin and Rose
The Perfect Flight
Sunday, March 19
Max Your Days
Ace and Desert Dog
Doing It Scared
For the Love
Four Mums in a Boat
Packing It Out
* Contains some course language that may be inappropriate for some audiences
Click here to view short trailers for many of the films.
Banff Mountain Film Trailer
Proceeds from the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour benefit the Georgia Conservancy's Stewardship Trips Program and our Heartland Rivers of Georgia Paddle Series. Since 1967, the Georgia Conservancy has been protecting and exploring Georgia. Our Stewardship Trips introduce people to some of our state's most precious natural places - from Cloudland Canyon to Cumberland Island, from the Ogeechee River to the lower Flint.