VIMFF 2020 starts in:


Featured Shows

Fri, Feb 21, 7:30pm, Centennial Theatre

Opening Night presented by ARC'TERYX

Join us for the kick off to VIMFF 2020, featuring live presentations from global adventurers and the best mountain films of the year.

Sat, Feb 22, 7:30pm, Centennial Theatre

Mountain Bike Show with Hans Rey

Join freeride pioneer Hans Rey for a live presentation and World Premiere of his new film. Presented by Clif Bar.

Sun, Feb 23, 7:30pm, Centennial Theatre

Trail Running Show with Mira Rai

Nepalese female trail runner Mira Rai is our special guest - plus local and international running films.

Mon, Feb 24, 7:30pm, RIO Theatre

RAB Rock & Ice

Real stories from climbing in the harshest alpine environments. Presented by Rab.

Thu, Feb 27, 7:30pm, Centennial Theatre

Surviving The Outback with Sarah Marquis

National Geographic explorer Sarah Marquis takes us on a solo journey through Australia's outback. A fundraiser for the Australian bushfire relief effort.

Fri, Feb 28, 7:30pm, Centennial Theatre

The Weight of Water with Erik Weihenmayer

World reknown adventure athlete Erik Weihenmayer presents his award winning film The Weight of Water.

Sat, Feb 29, 7:30pm, Centennial Theatre

Stories Behind The Images with Corey Rich

Corey Rich has been documenting adventure sports for over three decades, and he loves to tell stories.

Sun, Mar 1, Doors 6:00pm, Films 7:30pm, Richmond Oval

Climbing Day with Sonnie Trotter

A VIMFF climbing special with Sonnie Trotter and the latest films.

Featured Speakers

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Mountain Biker
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Whitewater Kayaker
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Trail Runner
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Solo Adventurer
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Adventure Photographer, Filmmaker

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Matt Jackisch – Brush with Divinity

Featured Films

Films by Genre


Mountain Culture


Mountain Sports



The Initiatives

VIMFF supports the local outdoor community with the following initiatives
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VIMFF arcteryx adventure film grant 2019
VIMFF tim jones achievement award 2019

The Latest News

The Latest News section features interviews with guest speakers, filmmakers and artists, adventure stories and photography from the VIMFF community, updates on our Grants and Initiatives, and commentaries on shows and general announcements.


The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Society is proud to have partners who share similar values to inspire our community to celebrate and embrace mountain film and culture, outdoor sports and environmental initiatives. Thank you to all our partners who contribute to the vibrancy and sustainability of VIMFF.
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