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FRIDAY, NOV. 21, 2014

Banff Mountain Films lineup listed for Spokane

ADVENTURE -- The lineup of films for the three-day run of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour in Spokane has been decided — just hours before the first films will be shown tonight starting at 7 p.m. at The Bing Crosby Theater. Shows are...

FRIDAY, NOV. 15, 2013

SATURDAY, NOV. 17, 2012

Spokane filmmakers have role in Banff Festival film

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE – The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour will continue its three-day, sold-out run tonight at the Bing Crosby Theater, featuring a series of two dozen outdoor adventure films brilliantly displayed through the Bing’s new, just-installed, state-of-the art projector and $12,000 viewing screen....

FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012

MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2012

Banff Mountain Film Fest flicks coming to The Bing

ADVENTURE -- When they talk about "action films," these are the real deal. The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour has hit the road and the next stop is the Bing Crosby Theater in Spokane. About two dozen films will be shown in Spokane over...

MONDAY, OCT. 15, 2012

Radical Reels adrenaline flicks coming to North Idaho

FILMS– Radical Reels, the high-action, adrenaline-packed off-shoot flicks from the Banff Mountain Film Festival are coming to North Idaho this week, including a debut appearance in Coeur d’Alene. See the high pucker-factor video trailer here. The shows are scheduled: Wednesday (Oct. 17) at the Kroc...

TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2012

Update: Sketchy Andy lives long enough to perform with Madonna

SLACKLINING -- Andy Lewis, who thrilled and chilled viewers at the 2011 Banff Mountain Film Festival, shared his slacklining genius in a flawless performance on stage with Madonna in Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show. The video above shows the death-defying balance of the daredevil who...

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2011

Street skiing video in Trail, B.C., is a classic

JP Auclair Street Segment (from All.I.Can.) from Sherpas Cinema on Vimeo. SKIING -- This street-skiing video clip from the ski film All.I.Can. is one of my favorite moments from the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour that ran three nights at The Bing Crosby Theater...

SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2011

FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2011

Banff Mountain Film Festvial starts three-day run at the Bing

ADVENTURE FILMS -- Adventure, humor, awareness and awe, plus a good dose of pucker factor, are coming to Spokane this weekend in a road show of top outdoor adventure films. And if you don't already have tickets, you may be out of luck. The cream...

MONDAY, NOV. 22, 2010


Banff Films leave us in the dust

ADVENTURE --Spokane movie buffs lived on the edge for the past three days. The World Tour from the Banff Mountain Film Festival featuring sometimes death-defying feats from underground to the highest mountains ended its three-day run at The Bing Crosby Theater Sunday night.The Spokane audience...

SATURDAY, NOV. 20, 2010

Banff Film fest at hit at The Bing

ADVENTURE -- The Banff Mountain Film Festival is delivering great adventure to sold-out audiences at The Bing during its three-day run that ends Sunday evening.Tops on the list Saturday night were: The Asgard Project, which reminds us all that hand-cams are great for lightweight ready-any-time...

FRIDAY, NOV. 19, 2010


Banff films lineup for Spokane revealed

ADVENTURE -- For the first time, I'm able to reveal the lineup of films for the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour, which starts its three-day run tonight, 7 p.m., at The Bing.I just returned from the meeting as Mountain Gear staff made the difficult...

Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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