Wednesday November 18, 2016
Flying Steamshovel Opening Night showcasing:
9pm-12am, Flying Steamshovel Pub
Let’s get this film fest started! Canvas is an athlete driven ski film produced by Blank Collective.
Thursday November 17th, 2016
All Ages Show featuring (the kid-friendly version!):
5:30pm-7pm, Old Fire Hall
Entry by Donation to the Rossland Food Bank (non-perishable food or cash)
Refreshments and Misty Mountain Pizza
Sponsored by Columbia Basin Trust and the members of Nelson & District Credit Union
*NEW EVENT*: Dirtbag Night
7:15pm – 11pm, Old Fire Hall
Tickets: $10 available exclusively at Rossland Beer Company (cash only)
We’re pulling out the VHS machine and showing legendary classics like Instability, Kranked 3, P-Tex, Lies & Duct Tape!
Be sure to put together your best dirtbag outfit for some very “unique” prizes!
Music by Whiskey Jacks
Friday November 18, 2016
Teck Mountain Gala – hosted by Altitude Entertainment
Doors: 6:30pm, Films: 7:00pm, Old Fire Hall
Join us for the Prohibition-themed Mountain Gala presented by Teck Trail Operations. Hosted by Altitude Entertainment.
Music by Sexton Blake and DJ RSK
Tickets $40 (no minors): http://www.brownpapertickets.com
Best dressed for the night wins $100 gift card to the Red Pair Shoe Store
Feature film of the evening will be Monumental: Skiing Our National Parks by KGB Productions / Powder Productions (42mins)
It is a ski film unlike any other, Monumental: Skiing Our National Parks, presented by REI Co-Op, celebrates the 100-year anniversary of the U.S. National Park Service by paying homage to these monuments of nature and solitude, reminding us skiers where we came from, and that we belong to something greater than ourselves. Follow contemporary explorers through the lens of KGB Productions with skiers Andy Mahre, Lynsey Dyer, Griffin Post, Colter Hinchliffe, Kalen Thorien, Greg Hill, Max Hammer, and Connery Lundin at Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Glacier National Park, and Olympic National Park.
Saturday November 19, 2016
Video Game Development Workshop by Sean Smillie at the Rossland Museum presented by Beep Beep Driving School
11am-1pm, Rossland Museum
Sean Smillie – 16-year game designer/writer – is hosting a workshop on creating ideas and the process of video game development.
Great for teenagers and older.
Entry by donation, limited seating in the Cominco Theatre – please RSVP to info @ rosslandmuseum.ca or (250) 36two-7722
Matinee at the Rossland Museum presented by Pacific Coastal
1pm-3pm, Rossland Museum
Fire on the Mountain: The Story of the 10th Mountain Division celebrates the United State’s indomitable snowmen, the men of the 10th Mountain Division, America’s only mountain and winter warfare troops.
Entry by donation, limited seating in the Cominco Theatre.
Rossland Council for Arts & Culture REEL Youth Film Fest
2pm, Flying Steamshovel
Celebrating ten years of some of the world’s most exciting young filmmakers, the international touring Reel Youth Film Festival (RYFF) is an insightful and diverse collection of short films from around the corner and across the globe.
The 2016 RYFF showcases films from Denmark, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand Canada, US and the UK alongside Indigenous communities from BC, Yukon and NorthWest Territories.
Selected by a youth jury from 20 countries and over 1,300 submissions, this compelling collection is as captivating as it is courageous. Darkly humorous and breathtakingly bare at turns, you will be amazed by the talent, nuance and courage of these young people.
Parent or guardian must be present.
Presented by the Rossland Council for Arts and Culture and Rossland Mountain Film Festival Society.
Maglio’s Saturday Night Main Event – featuring Moontricks and DJ InnCourageable
Doors: 7pm, First Film: 7:30pm, Prestige Hotel
Showcase Film: TGR’s Tight & Loose
RED Resort will be on site with the Locals pass info and a giveaway for a pair of 2017 186cm Blizzard Pacemaker Skis!
Aaron Allibone People’s Choice Award Films
Sunday November 20, 2016
Guest Speaker & Film – presented by Powderhound Sports and Gabriella’s Restaurants
1pm, Prestige Conference Room
Film: La Liste
Entry: $10 at door
Film Fest Closing
3pm, Flying Steamshovel
2015 People’s Choice Winner – Dane Tudor – All In: Part 2 – Enter the Chilkat Range