Winter Wildlands Alliance Film Festival – An initiative to get kids outdoors

Winter Wildlands Alliance Film Festival - An initiative to get kids outdoors at Byron Theatr


Calling all “go big or go home” winter enthusiasts! Get ready to get goosebumps while you “Ooh!” and “Ahh!” at the impact and importance of our winter wildlands through this collection of short films. The 14th annual Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival will show in Byron Bay on Saturday, 1st June at Byron Theatre. All proceeds will benefit Fight For The Bight Alliance.

Produced each year as a celebratory, backcountry community event by the Winter Wildlands Alliance, the 14th Annual Backcountry Film Festival film line-up is full of snowy, cinematic adventure sure to inspire.

Adventure, environment and climate, youth outdoors, ski culture- you’ll find it all in this award winning lineup. Films in this year’s program include:

  • Ode to Muir (Festival cut), Teton Gravity Research
  • Ski the Wild West, Thomas Woodson and Drew Petersen
  • The Abbey, DPS Cinematic
  • Human Power: the Backcountry Snowsports Initiative, Wool Hat Creative
  • Abandoned (Festival cut), The Road West Traveled
  • Blue, Aly Nicklas
  • I Am Here, David Hanson and Michael Hanson
  • Surfer Dan, Camp4 Collective
  • Searching for Christmas Tree, Lie Feng
  • Westward: Brennan Lagasse, KGB Productions


4.30pm – Online sales close
5.30pm – Venue doors open | Box Office sales open | Event Bar open
6.10pm – Theatre doors open
6.30pm – Winter Wildlands 
8.30pm – Event concludes (Includes interval)