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Sun, Feb 24, 2019, 2:00, The Cinematheque | Mon, Feb 25, 2019, 7:30, ROX Theatre

Best of: Mountain Culture

Mountain Culture

A collection of the best mountain culture films from the past year.

Dates, Times & Locations:

Sun, Feb 24, 2019, The Cinematheque
Afternoon – Doors 1:30pm Show 2:00pm
Mon, Feb 25, 2019, ROX Theatre
Evening – Doors 7:00pm Show 7:30pm

Films

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Ascending Afghanistan: Women Rising

WINNER: VIMFF 2019 BEST MOUNTAIN CULTURE FILM

A film following the first female Afghan mountaineering team as they navigate their first expedition and fight for recognition as athletes amongst their country, culture and families.

 

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Boy Nomad

BOY NOMAD follows a year in the life of 9-year old Janibek, who lives with his family in Mongolia’s Altai Mountains.  His first love is racing horses, but this winter he faces the toughest journey in a nomad’s life: the winter migration.

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My Dear Kyrgyzstan

A Kyrgyz man takes it upon himself to transform his abandoned Soviet mining village into an international tourism destination.

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Tierra Del Viento

Patagonia; further South than most people ever dare to venture there's a land of endless distance and beauty. When photographer Eliseo Miciu explores and shoots this mythical place, he also learns more about himself.

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Venue Map

THE CINEMATHEQUE

1131 Howe St, Vancouver, BC | (604) 688-8202

ROX THEATRE (RICHMOND OLYMPIC OVAL)

6111 River Rd, Richmond, BC | (778) 296-1400