DISCOVER THE CREATIVE SIDE OF THE SEA TO SKY:
Saturday, October 2 | Maury Young Arts Centre
7:00pm – Theatre Doors | 7:30pm – SHOWTIME
Age restrictions: 19+
Additional Information: vaccine passports and government issued ID required for entry into the venue.
The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival World Tour is back for another season with an evening of thought-provoking outdoor adventure and mountain culture films. This year, films have been hand picked for adventure seeking Whistlerites highlighting the resilience, self confidence and sense of community that outdoor sports can inspire across all walks of life.
|Par for the Course
Mirna Valerio, a 250lb African American woman from Brooklyn, takes on Broken Arrow Sky Race in Squaw Valley, California.
Before exit restrictions and bans on contact dominate the news in March 2020, the Mountain Tribe Crew embarks on a ski touring adventure in the Ötztal Alps.
It is often said that the hardest part of any adventure is getting out the door. Planning and packing are tedious and time consuming. But the moment you cross over the threshold into the great outdoors, everything seems to just fall into place… Said no parent ever.
Crux follows Harvey, a recovering addict who uses rock climbing to work through his ongoing struggle with mental health. Life can be beautiful. Life can be messy. Add in the struggles of addiction and life can often become overwhelming. As trauma, depression, heartbreak and declining mental health were woven into Harvey Wright’s internal fabric, so was rock climbing.
Venture Out is a story of overcoming odds, the power of resilience, and ultimately, the ever-lasting effects of LGBTQ community-building. The Venture Out Project, founded by Perry Cohen, is a non-profit organization that brings LGBTQ folks together outdoors on wilderness trips.
- Date: October 16, 2021
- ALL AGES 6:00pm Doors | 6:30pm Show
- 19 + 8:30pm Doors | 9:00pm Show
- Venue: Maury Young Arts Centre
- Price: Adult $20 | Youth (Under 16) $10
- Additional Information: valid proof of vaccination and government issued ID required for entry into the venue.
Get ready, Whistler! On Saturday, October 16th, TGR is returning to the Maury Young Arts Centre for the winter kick-off celebration of the year. Join us to get hyped for winter with our new feature length ski and snowboard film, Stoke The Fire.
Whether you choose to come to the family-friendly early show or party at the late show, it’s sure to be a great night. As always, there will be a ton of prize giveaways from our partners at Sierra Nevada, YETI, The North Face, Atomic, Volkl and others! Plus, everyone in attendance will have a shot at the tour grand prizes, including a trip to our hometown Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. This is your chance to kick-off winter and see Stoke The Fire on the big-screen.