March 17 - 18
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 17 and 18 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!
Single day, VIP and double feature ticket packages available. Each day will feature a different lineup of films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival!
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 2017/2018 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 3 PM, theatre doors open at 3:30 PM, films start at 4 PM. A VIP reception begins at 6:00 PM on Saturday and at 3:00 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.
Free parking is available at the Georgia Tech Parking Area 3 - W02 parking deck.
2018 Banff Line-UP
Saturday, March 17
Ice Call (3 mintues)
Denali's Raven (9 minutes)
Johanna (4 minutes)
Into Twin Galaxies (52 minutes)
Where the Wild Things Play (4 minutes)
Walk on the Mountain (19 minutes)
Loved By All: The Story of Apa Sherpa (13 minutes)
Stumped (25 minutes)
Total film time = 2 hours, 9 minutes
Sunday, March 18
Surf the Line (3 minutes)
Pedal (7 minutes)
Dreamwalkers (16 minutes)
My Irnik (15 minutes)
Imagination: Tom Wallisch (5 minutes)
La Casita Wip (7 minutes)
Planet Earth II - Mountains (7 minutes)
Above the Sea (17 minutes)
Intersection: Micayla Gatto (4 minutes)
Edges (9 minutes)
The Frozen Road (24 minutes)
Total film time = 1 hour, 54 minutes
Banff Mountain Film Festival 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.