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VIMFF Fall Series, November 12-14, 2015


Centennial Theatre (North Vancouver)
Rio Theatre (East Vancouver)

NOV 12

SNOW SHOW tickets sold out
Rio Theatre MAP

Thursday, November 12, 7:30pm (doors and reception 6:30)
Local alpine skiers Linda Bily and John Baldwin in their presentation SOUL OF WILDERNESS / Mountain Journeys
in Western BC and Alaska; and screening of Nick Waggoner's highly successful JUMBO WILD film (produced by
Sweetgrass Productions).
Nov 13

ROCK SHOW tickets
Centennial Theatre MAP
Friday, November 13, 7:30pm (doors and reception 6:30)
Climber Will Stanhope in BUGABOOS DREAMS, a live presentation on a four year quest to free climb the Tom Egan Memorial Route on Snowpatch Spire in Bugaboos, BC; followed by the North American premiere of the ORBAYU
film by Mathieu Rivoire, with the Swiss rock queen Nina Caprez sending one of the hardest big wall climbs in the world;
and REDEMPTION by Paul Diffley telling the controversial story of one of the world's best trad climbers, James Pearson.

NOV 14

Centennial Theatre MAP
Saturday, November 14, 7:30pm (doors and reception 6:30)
A series of presentations and films, and a fundraiser dedicated to Nepal, still recovering from the devastating earthquakes.
With Rajesh Lama in a live presentation Responding to the Calls from the Mountains - Nepal Earthquake 2015 of the story of the role that mountain skills played in immediate rescue, rapid response and relief after the devastating earthquake in Nepal; Mike and Chantal Schauch share THE STORY OF KARMA - the deep relationships and family ties they have formed over the past four years visiting with the Himalayan children of some of the most remote mountain communities; and screening of the TALKING TO THE AIR: HE HORSES OF THE LAST FORBIDDEN KINGDOM film from the region of
Mustang in Nepal.

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