If you missed the Screening of Seasons a couple of years ago, you not only missed the chance to see an awesome film on the big screen, but you also missed Steve Peat’s plumbing Q&A!
Fortunately the SHAFF team are giving you the chance to relive some of those moment (no Q&A this time) as well as a few others from previous festival in order to whet your appetite for this years SHAFF.
In case you can’t wait til the 2012 Sheffield Adventure Film Festival weekend (9-11 March) for your adventure sports fix ShAFF presents a night of classic films from years past including one of the best mountain biking films ever made ‘Seasons’ featuring Sheffield downhill legend Steve Peat. Grab the popcorn and get ready to reminisce….
19th Jan 2012 – Best Of ShAFF Classics (click to book or call the Showroom Box Office on 0114 275 7727) Start time 20:15, Screen 3 Some of the classics from past festivals.
Balancing Point – 6mins (2007) This short film involves the “reverse destruction” of balanced rock sculptures. Shown at ShAFF last year it is back by popular demand. If you haven’t seen it before you’re in for a treat. If you have, it’s a joy to watch again and again!
Seasons – 25mins (2009) Seasons follows seven of the world’s best mountain bikers through the course of 4 seasons of the year. One of the best mountain bike films ever made. Features Sheffield legend Steve Peat. Special Jury Award – Banff 2008.
Zoltan – 5mins (2008) In the unforgiving and harsh world of high-stakes competitive extreme sports, there’s always someone with a sense of humour. Film Short Runner Up – Kendal 2007. Teva Mtn Games Filmmaker Shootout (1st place)
Baffin Babes – 30mins (2011) BAFFIN BABES is the epic adventure of four young Scandinavian women pushing themselves to the limit ski-trekking 1200km in 80 days across the Canadian Arctic pulling 120kg sleds at 40C below. Share their infectious enthusiasm as they face the dangers of polar bears and debilitating illness and experience the joy of sub-zero skinny-dipping and Arctic aerobics! Winner – Spirit Of Adventure – ShAFF 2011.
Oil & Water Project – 34mins (2008) An engaging tale of two kayakers who travel from Alaska to Argentina championing the use of alternative energy. As the story progresses they unexpectedly become international celebrities. Winner Special Jury Award – Kendal 2007 Environment Runner Up – Kendal 2007 Adventure Runner Up – Kendal 2007
Tickets from the Showroom website. www.showroomworkstation.org.uk/