Banff Mountain Film and Book Festivals

 When:  Sat, 30 Oct '10   Where:   Banff, AB

 Description
The Banff Film Festival is a place for excitement, adventure, and a
chance to experience the exhilarating beauty of mountain life. More than
just an opportunity to take in a wide range of world class films, the
festival will also be host to the Mountain Trade Show. This will feature
the latest gear and apparel, remote mountain resorts and lodges, and so
much more! The Banff Film Festival will be sure to get you excited about
outdoor adventure life!

Featured guests at the Festival are:

Ueli Steck was recently honored with the 2009 Piolet D’Or for his first ascent of the north face of Tengkampoche (6500 metres). Over the past three years he has set astonishing speed records while climbing solo on three classic north faces in the Alps

Known as the Ultramarathon Man, philanthropist and best-selling author Dean Karnazes is well known for expanding the limits of human endurance, including running 50 marathons in 50 days, ending with the New York City marathon which he completed in 3 hours 30 minutes.

Other guests include: Steve House, Chris Sharma, Mike Fay, Steve Winter, Barry Blanchard, Kevin Doyle, Royal Robbins and Karina Hollekim.


 Details
 Dates: Sat, 30 Oct '10 until Sun, 7 Nov '10
 Times: 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM

 Meeting Place:

Banff Center
107 Tunnel Mountain Dr
Banff
AB   T1L 1H5
 Fee: no charge

 Contact
 Phone: (403) 762-6100
 Email: Contact Organizer
 Website: www.banffcentre.ca/mountainculture/festivals/2009/
 


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