Shangku Shelter Documentary Screening at the Plaza Fri Jan 11

Shangku Shelter Documentary Screening at the Plaza Fri Jan 11
January 6, 2019 Vera Neverkevich Hill

This Friday, Jan 11 2019

At the Plaza Theatre in Kensington

ACC members and friends are cordially invited to the one-off screening of Shangku Shelter

Shangku Shelter is the story of how Zanskari farmers began to ski. Join filmmakers Ben Stephenson, Vera Neverkevich and Yana Kehrlein for this screening to find out what it takes to run a non-profit outdoor education school in the Himalaya. The film is followed by a Q&A and a local pub visit.

The film also features the first Alpine Club of Canada’s Lifetime Achievement Award – granted to Amin Zanskari.


Doors open at 6:30 pm, screening begins at 7 pm.

For tickets, visit:

Shangku Shelter (2018), Documentary

Canada, English

53 mins

Shangku Shelter has won the following awards:

– Environmental Spirit award at Ottawa Adventure Film Festilval

– Best Feature award at Maine Outdoor Film Festival in Portland, Maine, USA

– Nominated for the Best Documentary at the Silk Road International Film Festival in Dublin, Ireland


There will be a collection for used/new toques, gloves, mits, goggles and glasses.


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Plaza Theatre

1133 Kensington Road Northwest

Calgary, AB T2N 3P4


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