Chippewa Nature Center to host Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival

Chippewa Nature Center to host Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival

Chippewa Character Heart is bringing the spirit of outdoor experience and mountain culture to Midland. 

Each individual November, The Banff Centre hosts the Banff Centre Mountain Film and E-book Festival, celebrating the spirit of journey and mountains. The prime outdoor storytelling movies from that Banff, Alberta competition go on tour with stops in 550 places and additional than 40 nations across the globe. CNC is very pleased to host one particular of the stops on the Environment Tour at Bullock Creek Auditorium, situated at 1420 S. Badour Highway in Midland, on Friday, April 14, and Saturday, April 15, from 7 to 10 p.m. with different film lineups just about every night time.

Admission is $18 for non-customers CNC associates receive a 20% lower price. Tickets are readily available in advance at, by calling 989-631-0830, at CNC at 400 S. Badour Highway in Midland or at the doorway (if available) at 1420 S. Badour Road in Midland the night of the function. Absolutely free refreshments and prize giveaways will be made available at intermission.

Film selections for the Chippewa Mother nature Middle screenings

Friday, April 14

Circulation (2021, France, 5 min)
Filmmaker: Maxime Moulin, Sam Favret.
An aerial and symphonic journey with skier Sam Favret, in the coronary heart of a shut vacation resort in the course of the winter season of 2021, rediscovering a playground in its wild condition.

The Speediest Woman in the Village (2021, British isles,6 min)
Filmmaker: Fraser Byrne,Tyrone Bradley,Yeow!
As a female developing up in Lesotho, Khothalang Leuta in no way imagined she could turn into a bicycle racer. From educating herself how to journey a bike to starting to be “faster than the boys”, see what can be achieved when prospect is supplied.

Nuisance Bear (2021, Canada, 14 min)
Filmmaker: Jack Weisman, Gabriela Osio Vanden, Will Miller, Documist
Churchill, Manitoba, is popular as an worldwide spot for photographing polar bears. We have seen the majestic photos and typical wildlife sequence captured below, but what do these bears see of us?

WILD WATERS (Tour Edit) (2022, Switzerland, 45 min)
Filmmaker: David Arnaud, Pink Bull Media House, MOVIO Advisory: Coarse language, delicate topic issue
Learn the remarkable everyday living of Nouria Newman, the most gifted kayaker of her generation.

Development Idea (2022, United states, 22 min)
Filmmaker: Ben Sturgulewski, Ben Moon, Justin Sweeney, SturgeFilm Advisory: Coarse language
Nature’s uncooked components converge in the Westfjords of Iceland, having us on a journey from the interstellar birth of gravity and rhythm to their supreme human artistic expression: surfer on wave, snowboarder on peak, and musician on stage.

REEL ROCK 16: Cenote (2022, United states, 9 min)
Filmmaker: Reed Rickert, Zachary Barr, Reel Rock
A youthful papaya farmer discovers the pure pleasure of climbing in the crystalline limestone sinkholes of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula.

Totally free to Run (2022, United states, 31 min)
Filmmaker: Carrie Highman, Tim Highman, Dream Lens Media LLC Advisory: Coarse language
UN human legal rights attorney and mountain runner, Stephanie Situation, struggles to locate a way forward for the Afghan ladies of her NGO, Cost-free to Run, though getting on her most challenging ultra-race still.

Danny MacAskill’s Do A Wheelie (2021, British isles, 6 min)
Filmmaker: Jonny Ashworth, Lisa Annette, Cut Media
Be a part of Danny MacAskill and a host of friends as he pushes the boundaries of the humble wheelie and learns a matter or two from close friends aged and new.

Saturday, April 15, 2023

Alta (2022, Switzerland, 5 min)
Filmmaker: Etienne Mérel, Tim Harty, The Faction Collective
Advisory: Coarse language
A crew of high-functionality riders travels to Alta, Utah for a spring freeskiing session that provides all designs and conditions of skiing.

REEL ROCK 16: Bridge Boys (2022, Usa, 28 min)
Filmmaker: Nick Rosen, Peter Mortimer, Zachary Barr, Reel Rock
Advisory: Coarse language
A horizontal huge-wall journey on the longest, most preposterous crack climb at any time tried.

Continuum (2021, Canada, 2 min)
Filmmaker: Harrison Mendel, Harrison Mendel Inc.
Everything is linked. Just about every experience is an extension of the one before and each re-entry is a changeover to the up coming launch. Just about every practical experience builds towards a movement point out of unlimited progression.

Before They Drop (2021, Canada, 40 min)
Filmmaker: Cam MacArthur, Momme Halbe, Ecologyst Movies
Advisory: Coarse language
A decades-long struggle to guard old-growth forests in British Columbia escalates when conservation teams, First Nations, experts, and land defenders block a logging business from accessing the past unprotected watershed on southern Vancouver Island.

A Baffin Getaway (2022, Canada, 12 min)
Filmmaker: Sarah McNair-Landry, Erik Boomer, Rush Sturges, River Roots
Advisory: Coarse language
Erik Boomer and Sarah McNair-Landry established off on a 45-day expedition by means of Baffin Island in search of stunning cliffs to climb and unexplored rivers to kayak.

Wood Hood (2021, United states, 16 min)
Filmmaker: Alexander Cullen, Andy Isaacson, Manny Almonte, Resonant Pics
DeVaughn (15) from New York Town craves a “quiet place” to escape the chaos of his house, the metropolis, and little ones that steal from him. On a weekend-lengthy team tenting journey, we witness the pleasure and growth that is possible when youngsters have an opportunity to obtain that “quiet place.”

Doo Sar: A Karakoram Ski Expedition Film (Tour Edit) (2021, Poland, 20 min)
Filmmaker: Jakub Gzela, Andrzej Bargiel, Andrzej Bargiel Activity marketing
Andrzej Bargiel and Jędrek Baranowski established off to the Karakoram for an experience full of passion and adore that has them freeriding at over 6,000 metres above sea level!

North Shore Betty (2021, Usa & Canada, 12 min)
Filmmaker: Travis Rummel, Darcy Hennessey Turenne, Felt Soul Media, Perfectly Travelled Collective
Advisory: Coarse language
Betty Birrell picked up mountain biking at age 45, in the misty forests above North Vancouver, soon after a career as a mountaineer and experienced windsurfer. A few many years afterwards, she is evidence that you’re by no means also aged to ship.

Screenings of the Banff Centre Mountain Movie Competition Earth Tour in Canada and the United states of america are introduced by: Banff & Lake Louise Tourism, Rab, Buff, Sponsored by: Deuter, Clif Bar & Company, Oboz Footwear, YETI, Sierra Nevada Brewing Firm, Smartwool, Kicking Horse Coffee, The Lake Louise Ski Resort and Summertime Gondola. The party is sponsored domestically by signature sponsor Minimal Forks Outfitters, Saginaw Valley Condition University – College of Science, Engineering and Know-how, The Minimal Forks Conservancy and print sponsor Fast Responsible Printing.