TORONTO, March 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Toronto is one of 390 communities in 35 countries hosting the tour.
This year's tour features a collection of the most inspiring action, environmental, and adventure films from the festival.
The 2011/2012 World Tour brings audiences up-close and personal with the adrenaline-packed action sports, exotic landscapes and remote cultures of the mountain world.
Join the Alpine Club of Canada, Toronto Section when the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour brings the spirit of outdoor adventure to Toronto at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema on March 23, 2012 at 7:30 p.m., March 24, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. and March 25, 2012 at the matinee time of 2:30 p.m.
Toronto will feature films such as Cold, Kadoma, and Journey on the Wild Coast.
For more information including program information, previews and ticketing (including purchasing tickets online) visit www.TorontoBanffFilmFest.com. Tickets cost $20 per night and are available online and at the following locations:
Mountain Equipment Co-op (400 King Street West, Toronto)
The Rock Oasis Inc. (204 - 388 Carlaw Ave, Toronto)
The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema - show nights only (506 Bloor Street West, Toronto)
About the Alpine Club of Canada, Toronto Section
The Toronto Section is one of 18 regional sections that make up the Alpine Club of Canada, Canada's national climbing and mountaineering organization. Members climb rock cliffs, frozen waterfalls and mountains, ski backcountry, cross-country and downhill, hike and generally enjoy the more vertical aspects of nature. The Toronto Section operates a number of courses and activities to promote leadership development, and works to maintain good relationships with land owners and preserve climbing rights through Southern Ontario.
The Alpine Club of Canada has been a focal point for Canadian mountaineers since 1906. The club's affiliation with the Union Internationale des Associations d'Alpinisme (UIAA) allows members to connect with international climbing organizations and share information about world-wide climbing issues. For more information, visit www.climbers.org.
For further information:
Alpine Club of Canada
E-mail: [email protected]
For details about the Banff Mountain Film Festival and general information about the World Tour and The Banff Centre, please contact:
Jill Sawyer, Media & Communications Officer, The Banff Centre
Phone: 403-762-6475 Fax: 403-762-6158
Email: [email protected]