Immaculata University will once again host the Banff International Film Festival, presented through Philadelphia Rock Gym.
This weekend's show is a selection of the films featured at the Banff Film Festival, which took place in Canada last October. The films feature "climbing, mountain expeditions, remote cultures, and the world’s last great wild places," according to the festival website.
The shows will take place Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2, in the school's Alumnae Hall. Tickets are available online for $16.50 or $19 at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the films begin at 7:30 p.m.
Watch the festival's video trailer attached to this article
The film list varies by night and is subject to change. Here is the tentative schedule:
|Wild Bill’s Run||Crossing the Ice
|Ernest||Lily Shreds Trailside|
|Reel Rock 7: Wide Boyz||Reel Rock 7: Honnold 3.0|
|Strength in Numbers||Industrial Revolutions|
|On Thin Sea Ice 2||Flow Hunters|
|The Dream Factory||Unicorn Sashimi|
|The Gimp Monkeys||1st Afghan Ski Challenge|
For more information, check out the Philadelphia Rock Gym website.
[Edited 2/28/13 7:45am to correct headline to "Friday and Saturday," instead of Saturday and Sunday.]