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  • Fernie Mountain Film Festival
  • Friday • February 22, 2019
  • 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  • In Town
  • Saturday • February 23, 2019
  • 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  • In Town

Dedicated to filmmakers who spark awareness of mountain cultures, fragile environments, and the passion and perseverance of global explorers.

Featuring a diverse selection of the year's best outdoor films with topics ranging from rock-climbing to eco-travel, community building in remote communities, to preservation of our planet's most fragile eco-systems. Films at the FMFF are stunning, informative and entertaining.


Tickets now on sale ONLINE, or from the College of the Rockies, 342 3rd Ave, or at the door. 

Friday Night $15
Saturday Night $15
All Access Pass $25
Children aged 15 and under are free!



The Radicals | Fall 2018 Trailer from Brian Hockenstein Cinema.

Plus selected short films:

  • Unreal Speed Flying In Europe by Joseph Innes
  • Home: Mountains Matter by Ben Campbell
  • Story behind the Image by Matt Kuhn, Henry Georgi
  • RJ Ripper by Joey Schusler
  • Viacruxis by Ignasi Lopez Fabreg
  • Refuge in the Rockies by Kaio Kathriner
  • 8000+ by Christian Schmidt
  • The Shadow Campaign//Snowflake by Ben Sturgelewski


This Mountain Life - Trailer from Peg Leg Films.

Plus selected short films:

  •  Fall Adventures by Accelerate Kootenays
  • Story behind the Image by Mark Gallup
  • Fledglings by The North Face
  • The Kingdom - A Conservation Story by Matthew K. Firpo
  • Expensive Membership by Nick Garnham Wright
  • The A.O. - In the Zone by Jordan Manley

Visit the Festival website for descriptions and more info!


The Mountain Social is an integral part of the festival, featuring a variety of food from local restaurants, plus a bar stocked with plenty of Fernie Brewing Company beer, wine, and water. Enjoy a bag of popcorn with your movie and enter the prize draw to win some amazing prizes.

The festival also incorporates a photography contest, guest speakers and mountain culture award ceremony. 

The event is held at the Fernie Community Centre, with the whole room decked out to celebrate the environment, films are screened on a large rear-projection screen that was purchased by the festival after several years of fundraising. The event attracts a large crowd of local and visitor outdoor and film enthusiasts and the atmosphere is always friendly and welcoming. Experience the spirit of Fernie at the FMFF. 


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  • Fernie Community Centre, Hwy #3, Fernie