Join us every Saturday night @ 7PM all winter long for screenings of award-winning films from the 2017 Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival.
The Last Honey Hunter
(USA, 2017, 36 min)
Director: Ben Knight
Best Film: Mountain Culture – Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival
Maule Dhan Rai is the last man in the remote Nepal village of Saadi who's been visited in a dream by a wrathful forest spirit called Rongkemi. If no one else in the village has the dream, a generations-old tradition of honey gathering may die.
Samuel in the Clouds
(Belgium, 2016, 70 min) subtitled
Director: Pieter Van Eecke
Best Film: Mountain Environment and Natural History – Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival
In Bolivia, the glaciers are melting. Samuel is an old ski lift operator whose family has lived and worked for generations in the snowy mountains, but now the snow fails to fall. While scientists are discussing and measuring ominous changes, Samuel honors the ancient mountain spirits as clouds continue to drift by.