Virtual Banff Mountain Film Festival Activities!

  By Ryley Smith


There are so many exciting activities going on! Right now, you can enjoy the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival’s 2020-21 Virtual World Tour and virtual Mountain Marketplace! Plus, the 2021 Adventure Filmmakers Workshop is open for applications!

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour – Virtual Edition 

Watch the 2020/21 Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour this winter, all from the comfort of your home! Choose from a variety of film programs, each with a unique lineup of films, including favourites from the 2020 Festival in Banff and special tour edits.  For more information & to start watching, click here!

Mountain Marketplace – Virtual Edition

Find all your favourite BMFF Vendors in the Mountain Marketplace. An online shopping marketplace offered as part of the 2020/21 Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour! Be sure to check out the amazing gear and products from other proud Festival partners, including branded Film Festival merchandise. Shop the Mountain Marketplace here!

Adventure Filmmakers Workshop 2021 – ONLINE 

The Adventure Filmmakers Workshop is an exceptional chance for independent and emerging filmmakers to advance their skills under the guidance of two of the world’s premier and proven adventure filmmakers! During this 4-week online program, from March 1-28, 2021, participants will learn insider skills to hone their craft, strengthen their narratives, interact online with fellow filmmakers during group critique sessions, and will receive guidance on small independent projects throughout the course. Guest speakers will provide expertise in the areas of storytelling, audio, editing and social media marketing. The deadline to apply is January 13, 2021! 

For more information & to apply for the Adventure Filmmakers Workshop 2021, click here!


Ryley graduated in 2018 from the U of C, with a bachelor in Sociology. With a strong love for writing, and having dabbled in photography, she wanted to take her curious mind and put it towards a more fun and creative future. In her spare time, Ryley finds herself camping, skiing, and fishing. She also loves craft beer and interesting food, ideally together.