VIMFF 2014 :: PROGRAM :: 

ARCTIC ADVENTURES SHOW

Two similar but very different stories about human powered expeditions in the high North.

MONDAY FEBRUARY 10TH
Rio Theatre (ages 19+ only), 7:30pm


PRESENTATION
JOHN DUNN - Ellesmere Light
Join Arctic Adventurer John Dunn for stories from his lightweight, unsupported summer journey in Canada's high arctic, using as little equipment as possible.

FILM
THE CROSSING (Australia, 85 minutes, 2013, dir. Julian Harvey)
Two adventurers attempt to drag their home-made kayaks more than one thousand kilometres across a remote island in the arctic.

MC Anders Ourom
Anders began mountaineering, climbing, and backcountry skiing when he was 14, and still does. In real life he works with societies and charities as to their particular legal needs, and like to write.

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