Big Shakeout 2018 Films
Big Shakeout 2018The Big Shakeout will feature some of the best films from the festival circuit this year
Bring your popcorn, your pizza, your strawberry bonbons (or whatever you need to enjoy a film really...) and tune into some inspirational, edge-of-your-seat, and downright hilarious films.
Here's a taster of what you'll be seeing on the showreel, more films to be confirmed!
Divided: The Adventure Syndicate
Lee Craigie and Rickie cotter tell the story of an expedition that didn’t quite go to plan as the race 2745 miles down the spine of the USA on the Tour Divide.
Colin Hayles: Oxford to Sydney in a KR2
Colin Hayles dreamt of flying round the world. Planes are expensive, so Colin built his own from odds and sods and eventually took off from a runway in Oxfordshire with his sights set on Australia.
Ian Almond: Mountain Journal Short
Personal stories for love of the outdoors featuring Ian Almond, a climber and mountaineer who lost parts of his fingers to frostbite on a very cold climb in the Alps in 2013. Based on Land and Sky Media’s podcast, A Conversation with Ian Almond.
Steve Bate: Focus
In 2011, Steve Bate was told he’d be blind in 4 years. Focus tells the story of his life since diagnosis, from becoming the first visually impaired person to solo El Cap, to winning gold in Rio as a para-athlete and racing the Rovaniemi.
The Al Humphreys Compendium
Adventurer and author Al Humphreys never fails to transport us off to lands near and far with his tales of travel. This compendium of short films should give you a taste for adventure.
Dominic Joyce’s documentary joins Skipper Olivier as he sails through the Arctic circle, surround by icebergs off the best coast of Greenland, in a handmade wooden boat. All in search of the legendary DISKO bay.
Best of Kendal Mountain Festival
Hand-picked by the experts at Kendal Mountain Festival to bring you the best of this year’s outdoor films.
The Big Shakeout is a not-for-profit festival, all proceeds go to the Alpkit Foundation
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