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Backcountry Film Festival


The Backcountry Film Festival is produced by Winter Wildlands Alliance as a celebration of the human-powered experience and a gathering place for the backcountry snowsports community. Winter Wildlands Alliance is a national nonprofit organization that partners with groups like the Colorado Mountain Club at the local level to inspire and educate the backcountry community to protect and care for their winter landscapes. Funds raised at each screening stay in the local community to support human-powered recreation and conservation efforts.

Adventure, environment and climate, youth outdoors, ski culture- you’ll find it all in this award winning lineup. Films in this year’s program include:

The Space Within, DPS Skis Cinematic | 5 min 28 secRuth Gorge, Noah Howell | 8 min 1 secBelow 0, Itai Hagage | 4 min 54 secThe End of SnowJane Zelikova and Morgan Heim | 20 min 35 secFollow ThroughAnya Miller and Becca Cahall | 21 min 48 secGenesisBen Sturgulewski and Dan Pizza | 5 min 50 secIdaho 12ver Project, Matt Ortiz | 12 min 10 secAdventure Not WarMax Lowe | 7 min 35 sec