Banff Mountain Film Festival

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Now on 4 nights: February 23, 24, 25 & 26, 2017 @ 7 pm

Brought to you by UCSC Recreation for the 27th consecutive year!
National Geographic and the North Face present the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour!

Join UCSC Recreation and get set to explore the edge of the believable with some of the best films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival as it brings amazing stories to the big screen to the Rio Theatre, on February 23, 24, 25 & 26, at 7 pm. Explore exotic locations, stand on the highest peaks and be part of the gripping tales that make this year’s Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. 

The 2016/2017 World Tour brings films from the 41st annual Banff Mountain Film Festival to more than 40 countries around the world. From an exploration of remote landscapes and mountain cultures to adrenaline-fueled action sports, films in this year’s world tour are sure to bring out the explorer in you.

Starting on Dec 15 tickets will be available online. We will have 2 programs this year, A & B. Thursday/Saturday will be Program A, and Friday/Sunday will be Program B. Films for each of these programs will be listed 3-4 weeks prior to the event.

Benefits the UCSC Wilderness Orientation Scholarship Fund. This fund provides full and half scholarships to dozens of first-year students, affording them the chance to experience the shared magic of the wilderness before beginning life at UCSC.

This event is locally sponsored by:

Adventure Sports Journal     Allterra Solar     Bicycle Trip
Capitola Veterinary Hospital        Colleges, Housing and Educational Services      Pacific Edge Climbing Gym      KZSC
Good Times    VelocityGreenspace 
   Five Branches University
     Redwood Canopy Tours     Santa Cruz   

50th Anniversary