Välkommen till filmfestivalen för alla som gillar film, uteliv och bergssport. 16 filmer från festivalen visas på biografer i Sverige, Danmark, Norge och Finland under hösten.
BLUE Program 16 Oktober
FAR OUT: KAI JONES
(5 minutes) Filmmaker: Teton Gravity Research
Eleven year old Kai Jones isn’t old enough to go to the movies alone or order a sandwich at the pub, but in the mountains age doesn’t matter. He is following in his family’s ski tracks... right into back ips and tricks off of cliffs.
(11 minutes) Filmmaker: Sarah Menzies
Ultra-runners overcome obstacles with every stride. Force of Nature Mirna Valerio never thought she would have to over- come the negative voices that believe she doesn’t belong in the sport.
THE MOMENT (EDIT)
(15 min) Filmmakers: Darcy Tennessey Turenne
In the backwoods of British Columbia, three small but dedica- ted crews of adventure seekers were quietly changing the cour- se of a sport and carving their paths in history. The Moment captures the birth and success of the original free ride moun- tain bike movement.
THIS MOUNTAIN LIFE: COAST RANGE TRAVERSE SEGMENT
(39 minutes) Filmmakers: Grand Baldwin, Jen Rustemeyer
A mother-daughter team set out on a six-month ski traverse in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Canada.
(2 minutes) Filmmakers: Director: Tim Dacosta Producer: Caleb Weaver
A mountain biker has an amazing menu of rides to choose from but which will he pick?
ICE & PALMS
(25 minutes) Filmmakers: Jochen Mesle, Max Kroneck
Bikepacking, summiting mountains and skiing some iconic li- nes along the way, friends Max and Jochen have one dream – 5 weeks, 1,800 km and 35,000 vertical metres self-propelled across the Alps.
(7 minutes) Filmmakers: John Rodosky
In a photographic niche de ned by familiar angles, Ben Thouard is driven by his desire to create something original in surf pho- tography.
REEL ROCK 12: BREAK ON THROUGH
(26 minutes) Filmmakers: Peter Mortimer, Matty Hong, Nick Rosen, Zachary Barr
Margo Hayes, a little-known 19 year old from Boulder, Colorado, she has moved to Europe to train and climb with the goal of succeeding on two of the most iconic 5.15s in France and Spain. But by pushing her body and mind to the absolute limit, she risks injury and failure in her quest to be the rst.