Banff Mountain Film Festival 2021 - BLUE program (2021)

  • Documentary, Climbing, Skiing
  • 1h 45m


This collection of short films from the most recent Banff Mountain Film Festival will not be screened live in cinemas. Exclusive to Adventure Reels TV enjoy the 5 unique films that will take you around the globe and introduce you to some fascinating characters. SKI, CLIMB, RIDE, EXPLORE… Featuring a special Banff edit of award winning film Cholitas.

The Chairlift - 14 minutes, Canada An ode to the often over-looked device that enabled a sport and still acts as a central pillar of ski culture to this day.

Pretty Strong: Fernanda - 17 minutes. USA In this segment of Never Not Collective’s feature length film, we follow Fernanda Rodriguez in El Salto, Mexico, as she runs a campground, owns a climbing gym, and picks her hardest climbing objective in 5 years.

Madman Trails of Bhutan - 4 minutes, Canada Join Wyn Masters, Cody Kelley, and Florent Poilane as they explore Bhutan by bike.

Cholitas - 53 minutes, Spain Five Indigenous Bolivian women embark on a unique expedition as a symbol of liberation and empowerment. Their goal? The highest peak in the Americas, Aconcagua.

Frozen in Time - 16 minutes, Canada Lured by the vibe of a bygone era in skiing, three of the sport’s pre- eminent stars—Eric Hjorleifson, Mark Abma and Chris Rubens—venture to Mt. Cain, a small, community-run hill on northern Vancouver Island, BC.