FMFF Session 5: Rad Women Rock

Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival Presents:

FMFF Session 5: Rad Women Rock

Saturday, February 16 2019

Doors: 2:30 pm / Show: 3:00 pm


Ages 2 & Under - Free

Single session tickets good at Bike Revolution events

FMFF Session 5: Rad Women Rock
FMFF Session 5: Rad Women Rock
Director: Bjarne Salen
21 mins, USA, 2018

Follow the best female big wave surfer on the planet, Paige Alms on her journey in Hawaii to surf the biggest waves in the world while being a great inspiration to the next generation.

Mothered by Mountains
Directors: Renan Ozturk & Ben Ayers
16 mins, USA, 2018

Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita, Nepal’s leading female mountain guide, has been on top of the tallest peaks on Earth. When she teams up to make a first ascent with an unlikely partner - local punkrock icon, Sareena Rai - they both find that the paths to the greatest summits lie within.

The Mirnivator
Director: Sarah Menzies
11 mins, USA, 2018

Ultra-runners overcome obstacles on every trail. In this film, Force of Nature Mirna Valerio overcomes the negative voices that don’t believe she belongs in the sport.

A Lunar Cycle
Director: Andrew Kaineder
4 mins, Ireland, 2018

Fusing cold water surfing, dance & poetry, Easkey Britton explores a synodic month from a female perspective. Embracing imperfections as we connect with ourselves and the environment around us.

Enough: Women of the Korogocho
Director: Brent Foster
8 mins, Canada, 2018

When men start attacking the “grandmothers” of Korogocho. Kenya at night, Beatrice Nyariara forms a group of women to fight back. Together, the group teaches their community about respect, solidarity, and the inherent value of women’s lives.

I Like Girls
Director: Diane Obomsawin
8 mins, Canada, 2016

Diane Obomsawin, a.k.a. Obom, adapts her latest graphic novel for the screen, using endearing anthropomorphic figures to tell poignant real-life stories of love.

Chasing Monsters
Directors: Krystle Wright & Toby Pike
5 mins, USA, 2018

Australian storm-chasing photographer journeys through the American Midwest in search of supercell storms.

Director: Teresa Hoerl
21 mins, Germany, 2017

Steph Davis never regretted having chosen her unconventional way of life—a vagabond living in her car, rock climbing and BASE jumping; a life full of extraordinary choices proving that what seems to be a wrong decision at first can be the right one.

Director: Ben Masters
8 mins, USA, 2018

Jenny Tough, a Canadian born endurance challenger teams up with expedition photographer Kelvin Trautman to attempt to run the Great Glen Way high route from Fort William up to Inverness, detouring to ascend two Munros along the way.

Liv Along the Way
Director: Mike Douglas
22 mins, Canada, 2018

World champion sport climber Liv Sansoz attempts to climb all 82 4000m peaks in the European Alps in a single year. As she’s learned several times throughout her life, things don’t always go as planned.

Women are Mountains
Director: Renata Calmon
15 mins, Brazil, 2018

Mônica Filipini and Danielle Pinto live in the quiet city of São Bento do Sapucai, Brazil and balance their lives as mothers with their love and passion for the mountains.