Montane at Kendal Mountain Festival
Kendal Mountain Festival an award-winning festival that brings together outdoor enthusiasts, athletes, explorers and inspirational speakers every year to share adventures and celebrate the outdoors. This year we are proud to have not one but two films screening their UK Premieres at the event.
Based on his best-selling auto-biography Psycho Vertical, this is a raw and emotive portrait of the complex life and motivations of writer, funny-man and Britain’s unlikeliest hero-mountaineer, Andy Kirkpatrick, woven into an 18 day solo ascent of El Capitan, Yosemite.
When: Premieres on Friday 17th November at 21:00
Where: Brewery Arts Centre (Theatre)
Magnetic Mountains is an independent documentary that follows the story of an everyman who, after falling from an Alpine north face, is struggling to find a balance. Featuring some of the biggest names in mountain sports, it will explore the psychology of risk taking in the mountains, asking – is it really worth it?
When: Premieres Saturday 18th November at 11:00
Where: Brewery Arts Centre (Screen 1)
You can find out more about Kendal Mountain Festival and buy tickets on their website here.