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.
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Shangku Shelter (2018), Documentary
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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1133 Kensington Road Northwest
Calgary, AB T2N 3P4