Join Discover Your Forest as they host the Central Oregon screenings of the 15th Annual Backcountry Film Festival! Produced by the Winter Wildlands Alliance, Backcountry Film Festival is a renowned production featuring professional and grassroots filmmakers from all corners of the globe. With screenings in more than 100 cities worldwide, the festival serves to unite communities in celebrating winter, sharing passion for adventure, and spreading awareness about the latest environmental conservation initiatives.
This year’s line up is highly anticipated, so be sure to purchase your tickets early. Tickets cost $15 and proceeds raised for Discover Your Forest go to Project SNOW (Studying Nature Outdoors in Winter), a program dedicated to providing free outdoor education experiences for over 2,000 kids in Central Oregon.
Mark your calendars for one of three screenings: the first and second will take place in Bend at the Volcanic Theater Pub on Friday, February 7th at 6pm and 9:30pm. The third will take place in Sisters at the Sisters Movie House on Sunday, February 9th at 7pm. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. Raffle prizes, auction items, and more will be up for grabs.
This year’s program includes:
Can’t Ski Vegas – Joey Schusler, Ben Page, Thomas Woodson
Drawn to High Places – Elise Giordano + Outdoor Research
Endless Winter: Chapter 1 – Nikolai Schirmer
KHUTRAO – Agreste Chile
Leave Nice Tracks – Marius Becker, Dan Cirenza, Kyle Crichton
A Climb for Equality – Caroline Gleich + Rylo
Colter’s Route – Sawyer Thomas + Riis Wilbrecht + Dynafit
Backflippers – Luigi Dellarole
Climate Change in the Kennels – Denali National Parks
Peak Obsession – Cody Townsend + Bjarne Salen
For more information or to purchase tickets, head to