1205 Soquel Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062 United States
Mountainfilm on Tour brings a selection of culturally rich, adventure-packed and incredibly inspiring documentary films. The tour will visit Santa Cruz with films that explore themes connected to Mountainfilm’s mission of using the power of film, art and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world. A Mountainfilm presenter will guide the audience through the program providing insight on the films, filmmakers and subjects. Mountainfilm is a documentary film festival that showcases nonfiction stories about environmental, cultural, climbing, political and social justice issues that matter. Along with exceptional documentaries, the festival goes beyond the film medium by bringing together world-class athletes, change makers and visionary artists for a multi-dimensional celebration of indomitable spirit. Mountainfilm, which includes interactive talks, free community events, a gallery walk, outdoor programming and presentations, aims to inspire audiences to action on worthy causes. Tickets available for $18 plus fees are available online. Mountainfilm for Students will also be screening at select area schools in conjunction with the Santa Cruz screening. The program’s pre-curated playlists are customized by grade level with informative and inspiring content. Classroom materials developed by teachers to align with Common Core Anchor Standards are available for select films.