The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming back to Williams Lake next week.
The Banff Mountain Film Festival, a program of The Banff Centre, is the largest, and one of the most prestigious, mountain festivals in the world.
Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alta., the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road.
With stops planned in about 400 communities and 40 countries across the globe this year’s tour features a collection of the most inspiring action, environmental, and adventure films from the festival.
Travelling to exotic landscapes and remote cultures, and bringing audiences up-close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the 2014/15 World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the mountain world.
From approximately 350 films entered into the annual festival, award-winning films and audience favourites are among the films chosen to travel the globe.
Join the City of Williams Lake when the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour brings the spirit of outdoor adventure to Williams Lake at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 9, in the Gibraltar Room at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex.
The city will feature films such as: Tashi and the Monk, Tumwater Solitude, Afterglow, Mending the Line and Happy Winter.
For tickets and information contact the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex at 250-398-7665 or Red Shred’s Bike and Board Shed at 250-398-7873.
Advance tickets are $17 for adults and $12 for seniors and students. At the door tickets are $19 for adults and $14 for seniors and students.
For more about the Banff Mountain Film Festival visit www.banffmountainfestivals.ca.