Award Winners: Monthly Film Series – April

Award Winners: Monthly Film Series – April

This program is available to rent (streaming only, no downloads) from 9am MT April 7, 2021, to 11:59pm MT April 30, 2021. | $15USD | New this month: you have 3 days to watch this program, or until 11:59pm MT April 30, whichever is sooner!

Join us online for a mixed program of award winners from the 2019 and 2018 Banff Centre Mountain Film & Book Festivals! Catch up on missed films or relive some of the best that Banff has to offer.

For full film information, click on each film cube below or check out
the program on our website.

April Film Program:
2018 – Special Jury Mention: Ascending Afghanistan (USA, 50 min)*
2019 – Best Short: Speak to Me Softly (USA, 6 min)
2019 – Special Jury Mention: The River and the Wall (USA, 109 min)

*Advisory: contains graphic violent content, we recommend that viewers be over the age of 13.

This program contains subtitles.

Award Winners: Monthly Film Series – April

5 Videos

  • 2020 Festival Trailer

    The 2020 Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival Trailer! All 75 film finalists being screened in this year's festival are featured in this amazing piece. The much-loved soundtrack is composed by Jacques Blackstone, with voiceover provided by Richard Armstrong.

    Turn up the volume and enjoy...

  • Ascending Afghanistan

    Warning: contains graphic violent content, we recommend that viewers be over the age of 13.

    2018 - Special Jury Mention
    Director: Erik Osterholm
    Producer: Alyse Walsh, Erik Osterholm

    Follow the first female Afghan mountaineering team as they navigate their first expedition and fight for recogni...

  • Speak to Me Softly

    2019 - Best Mountain Short
    Director: Henna Taylor
    Producer: Matthew Hood

    Take an honest and intimate peek into the headspace of a climber having a not-so-sendy day.

  • The River and the Wall

    2019 - Special Jury Mention
    Director: Ben Masters
    Producer: Hillary Pierce

    Five friends venture into the wilds of Texas to travel 1900 kilometres on horses, mountain bikes, and canoes along the Rio Grande as conservation filmmaker Ben Masters realizes the urgency of documenting the last remainin...

  • 2020 Contest

    Enter to win a trip for two to the East Coast Trail in Newfoundland, Canada, as well as other amazing prizes from Festival Partners.

    Open only to legal residents of Canada & the United States that are 19 years or older at the time of entry (excludes residents of the province of Quebec, Puer...

  • Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour Magazine

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