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18th Annual VIMFF on Feb 13-21, 2015

We are currently working on program for the main Festival on February 13-21, 2015. Our confirmed guest speakers include Jeff Lowe, Michal Kennedy, Linda Bily, Adam Ondra, Jeff and Baiba Morrow, and Will Gadd; more to follow soon. The film program will be confirmed in early January.

Reel Rock 9 Today at the Centennial Theatre Sold Out!

Our last show of the VIMFF 2014 Fall Series - Reel Rock 9 featuring Valley Uprising - tonight Saturday at 7:30 at the Centennial Theatre is completely sold out and there won't be tickets at the door. For those of you with tickets - the doors will open at 6:30, come early, there will be music, pizza, beer and coffee in the lobby.

Tickets for Reel Rock 9 and Bike Show Tonight Friday

Online ticket sales for the Mountain Bike Show at the Centennial Theatre and the Reel Rock 9 at Rio will be closing at 3pm. You can still get advanced tickets until 5pm by calling 604 984-4484. Tickets will also be available at the door at both venues as of 6:30. See you at the shows!

Reel Rock 9 Tomorrow Sold Out

Tomorrow's REEL ROCK 9 at Centennial Theatre is SOLD OUT - there will not be tickets available at the door. There are still seats available for TONIGHT's last-minute addition of REEL ROCK at Rio Theatre - get your tickets in advance here on the TICKETS...

Tonight Friday at the VIMFF Fall Series

The Mountain Bike Show at the Rio Theatre at 7:30pm will feature the NSMBA contest winners followed by an exclusive presentation of WON'T BACK DOWN. Last minute addition to the VIMFF 2014 Fall Series Program - REEL ROCK 9 with film Valley Uprising -  will be screening at the Rio Theatre at 7:30pm. Online ticket sales to...

JUST ANNOUNCED: Reel Rock 9 Added on Friday at Rio!

We have just added our third Reel Rock show with Valley Uprising on Friday, Nov 14 at 7:30 at the Rio Theatre. Exciting to hear the great news for the ones who did not get into the first show on Wednesday, and cannot make the trip to North Vancouver!

Ski-Mountaineering Show with Ptor Sold Out!

The Ski show with Ptor Spricenieks and his film Dreamline on Thursday, November 13th at 7:30 at the Rio Theatre is now completely sold out. There won't be any tickets available at the door. Sorry for any inconvenience.

VIMFF 2014 Fall Series Starting Tonight at Rio

We are finally starting our Fall Series tonight at 7:30 at the Rio Theatre on Broadway with the Vancouver premiere of Reel Rock 9 / Valley Uprising. Tickets have been sold out for the last 5 days, and sorry there won't be any tickets left at the door. A reminder that this is a 19+ adult only show (due to liquor licensing only),...

NSMBAFF WINNERS TO SCREEN AT MOUNTAIN BIKE SHOW

Two winning short films from the North Shore Mountain Biking Association Film Festival have been added to the program for the VIMFF Mountain Bike Show on Friday, November 14 at 7:30, at the Centennial Theatre. Films Easy Riders (director Max Berkowitz) and VAYA BIEN (director SheGNARnigans) are both 5 minutes long and will get...

GEOFF GULEVICH HOSTING FRIDAY MOUNTAIN BIKE SHOW

Freeride superstar and North Vancouver local Geoff Gulevich has just been confirmed to host the VIMFF Mountain Bike Show at Centennial Theatre on Friday! Gully - as he's affectionately known by his peers - made 5th-place finishes at both the Red Bull Rampage and Crankworx Whistler - the two biggest contests in freeride mountain...

REEL ROCK 9 SHOW ON NOV 12 AT RIO SOLD OUT!

The Reel Rock 9 show featuring Valley Uprising on Wednesday, November 12th at 7:30 at the Rio Theatre is now completely sold out. There won't be any tickets available at the door. Sorry for any inconvenience. We still have great tickets to the same show on November 15th at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver.

INTERVIEW WITH PTOR SPRICENIEKS

VIMFF: Hey Ptor! You have been called “one of the 48 most influential skiers of the last 35 years” and “one of the top 50 most influential backcountry pioneers”. How did it all start for you; when and where did you start skiing; what was your original motivation? PTOR SPRICENIEKS: My mom was my original motivation. She...

WON'T BACK DOWN

The Mountain Bike Show on Friday November 14 will feature film WON'T BACK DOWN  (Ireland, 114 min, 2014, directed by Clay Porterand John Lawlor). From his humble beginnings in his hometown of Sheffield, England, Steve Peat has established himself as one of the world's most iconic cyclists. Peaty has been competing at...

VIMFF FALL SERIES, NOVEMBER 12-15

The VIMFF Fall Series is less than 3 weeks away, and there is a stellar line-up of programming ready to launch you into orbit! Here are the shows:

THE VIMFF GOES GLOBAL!

Imagine enjoying the best of the VIMFF wherever you are in the world, whenever you want, on the digital device of your choice.  On Wed 1 October, the VIMFF launched a campaign on Indiegogo aimed at making the best in mountain culture and entertainment available to audiences worldwide. From Dallas to New Delhi, the...

VIMFF 2015 - OPEN FOR FILM SUBMISSIONS

The 18th annual Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival will commence in February 2015 - join us in a celebration of mountain culture, film and sports.
We now accept all films with a mountain theme (climbing, mountaineering, mountain biking, trail running, environmental, ski, snowboard, paragliding, kayaking,...

UP AND COMING VIMFF EVENTS

Our 2014 Fall Series have been confirmed for November 12-15, 2014 at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver and at Rio Theatre in Vancouver. We will be hosting two Reel Rock 9 shows (featuring also "Valley Uprising"), one ski show, one mountain bike show and possibly one environmental show. The main 18th Annual...

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