Adventure

Adventure films showing people and their extraordinary achievements outdoors

“Another Day in Paradise”

Matthias Mayr (Österreich), 35 min, Language: D - Adventure

Together with some of the world’s best free skiers and snowboarders such as Flo Orley, Tom Leitner, Phil Meier, Sandra Lahnsteiner and Pia Widmesser, the two free ski profis and film maker Matthias „Hauni“ Haunholder and Matthias Mayr were on a... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Urban Side”

Jean-Baptiste Chandelier (Fankreich), 6 min, Language: n.v. - Adventure

Jean-Baptiste Chandelier sets off with his paraglider from a low wall and on his journey flies high over the coastal city Lima in Peru. Seemingly weightless he is gliding above sky-scratchers and cliff lines. The 26 year-old pilot is playing with... more

“Red Bull X-Alps 2011”

Mario Kreuzer (Österreich), 52 min, Language: D - Adventure

This is one of the hardest endurance competitions in the world. 30 athletes from 22 nations undertake a journey from Salzburg (A) to Monaco, exclusively on foot or flying with a paraglider. Day after day they do their best to achieve this 864 km... more

“One Step Beyond”

Sebastian Montaz-Rosset (Frankreich), 57 min, Language: F/E - Adventure

Géraldine Fasnacht, world-renowned snowboarder and base jumper, invites us into the small and close-knit community of today’s real life supermen - wingsuit flyers. We join her on a rollercoaster ride across the full spectrum of human emotions,... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Verrückt nach Adrenalin”

Carsten Heider (Deutschland), 45 min, Language: D - Adventure

Why do the so-called adrenaline junkies constantly search for a new kick? The film team accompanies people with different risk behaviour on their mental journey to the limits set by their fear. Two (of) climbing beginners, two experienced climbers... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Freundschaft auf Zeit”

August Pflugfelder (Deutschland), 53 min, Language: D - Adventure

nominiert für einen Preis (2012)

What makes a friendship fall to pieces? Two extreme mountain climbers are closely bound by their common ambition to climb the highest peaks in the world in record time. Their joint ascent to the summit of Broad Peak in Pakistan requires mutual... more

“>it’s all about...an Ultracycling movie”

Jürgen Gruber, Michael Hausberger (Österreich), 65 min, Language: D - Adventure

This is the portrait of six people who could not be more different, however, who have in common the same, extraordinary passion of ultra-cycling. This topic includes success, limits, passion and endurance, visions and pedal rides; feelings,... more

“Downhill Affair: A Love Story”

Sam Giffin, Ryan Fenson-Hood (USA), 13 min, Language: E - Adventure

Professional extreme skiers Zack and Molly meet on the mountain. It's love at first sight. Photo shoots fuel their powder chasing trips around the world and at the end of the day when they cozy up by the fire, they've got each other. Sharing a... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Schau dy radeln” (Multimediavortrag) (beyond competition)

Valeska und Philipp Schaudy (Österreich), 50 min, Language: D - Adventure

In autumn 2006, Valeska und Philipp Schaudy set off from the North Cape for a trip around the world on bicycle which should last five and a half year. After 87.020 kilometres in the saddle they come back in May 2012. With narrations and short... more

“The Mountain Runners”

Todd Warger, Brian Young (USA), 90 min, Language: E - Adventure

This is the story of America’s first mountain adventure race which took place in 1911 but it only ran for three years. The race pit a stripped-down special steam train against modified "Model T" race cars and men against a 3,286 m volcanic glacial... more

“Das Leben ist keine Behinderung”

Tim Gorbauch (Deutschland), 29 min, Language: D - Adventure

In total five men and women with different handicaps undertake a traverse across the Dachstain Massif. Peter is growth-restricted, Reini is a paraplegic, Benjamin is deaf, Christiane blind and Michaela is a leg amputee. Five, partly, quite... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Expedition ins ewige Eis - Alfred Wegener”

Gabriele Wengler , 43 min, Language: D - Adventure

In spring 1930, the nature explorer Alfred Wegener, who had made his mark for eternity thanks to his epoch making theory about the continental drift, set off for his third Greenland expedition. Together with his team, his intention was to collect... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Time of my Life”

Nikola Sanz, Frédéric Goncerut, Adrian Meredith (Schweiz), 50 min, Language: F/E Kopfh. D - Adventure

“Time of My Life” is a ride movie project born and initiated in West Switzerland. Ski, snowboard and skateboard movies are made to impress and usually show only one aspect of these sports: huge tricks and bluebird skies. Skiing and snowboarding... more

“Fly & Climb”

Oliver Vötter (Österreich), 11 min, Language: D - Adventure

Daniel Peis has managed to connect his two favourite sport disciplines, climbing and paragliding. When flying with his paraglider across the Karwendel mountains, he discovers a huge north face in Eppzirl. From the air he examines the wall to find... more

“Sketchy Andy”

Nick Rosen, Peter Mortimer (USA), 21 min, Language: E - Adventure

American climbing dirtbag Andy Lewis is taking the discipline of slacklining into the future as he solos the worlds longest high-lines and masters the hardest aerial tricks, all the while pushing his equipment to the limit. As Andy goes higher,... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Living Wild”

Eric Valli (Frankreich), 52 min, Language: E - Adventure

22 years ago, Lynx abandoned modern life to become an expert in prehistoric survival skills. Just like her, 1 million Americans all across the USA have now decided to live low-impact with only what nature has to offer them. They don’t pretend to... more

“Living with the Volcanoes”

Mario Casella, Fulvio Mariani (Schweiz), 60 min, Language: E - Adventure

Exploring the mountains of Iran and interacting freely with the local population has been an impossible enterprise in recent years for documentary makers and even for ordinary visitors. In Spring 2011 a small team of Swiss documentary makers... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Die Reise nach Kafiristan”

Fosco Dubini, Donatello Dubini (Deutschland/Germany), 100 min, Language: D/E - Adventure

This drama documentary deals with the life of two extraordinary women who, in 1939, set off together to travel by car from Geneva to Kabul. Each woman is in pursuit of an idea. The writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach, who in the 1930s belonged to the... more

“Los Escualos: Young Chilean Kayakers of Patagonia”

Weston Boyles (USA), 15 min, Language: Sp/E - Adventure

For the past 12 years, Club Náutico Escualo (Escualo = Shark), a youth kayak club in the remote Patagonian town of Cochrane, Chile has taught kids between the ages of 4 and 18 to kayak on the emerald waters of the nearby Baker River. In the... more

“Check your RISK” (beyond competition)

Lothar Hofer, Martin Sochor (Österreich), 40 min, Language: D - Adventure

The avalanche topic represents the underbelly of skiing and snowboarding off the beaten track. In order to totally enjoy the freedom, without taking unnecessary risks, it is necessary to learn about this topic, to attend an avalanche course, to... more

“Austrian Huskyman – if dogs run free”

Bernhard Eschenbach (Deutschland), 50 min, Language: D - Adventure

The Tyrolean musher Martin Eigentler spends 24 hours per day with his husky pack. He whispers to his 24 dogs, he almost sings with them. They look up to him, follow him; he is living in their world, they are living in his world. Throughout the... more

“Im Dschungel von West Papua – Expedition auf Heinrich Harrers Spuren”

Burkhard Vorländer (Deutschland), 45 min, Language: D - Adventure

“The exploration trip to Papua has been my most difficult, fullest of privation, but also most fascinating journey. The strains were harder, the tribes were more hostile, the nourishment was more problematic, and my equipment, otherwise tried and... more

“Out on a Ledge”

David Durstberger, Christian Müller (Österreich), 8 min, Language: E - Adventure

The base jumper Cameron Tracey Smith from Australia gives us a glimpse into his life. In Austria, he works as an English teacher and his hobby is base jumping. We join him on a jump in Lower Austria, where he tells us about his first BASE jump in... more

“Out Living It”

Michael Brown (USA), 44 min, Language: E - Adventure

The effects of cancer reach far beyond the physical symptoms of the disease. Those who survive often find themselves dealing with a profound loss of physical strength, community, identity and confidence, with few resources to turn to. On a quest... more

“Notes from the sky”

Lisa Wimmer, Luca Saggin (Italien), 11 min, Language: I/E - Adventure

Christian Mader has a passion for pushing the boundaries walking the line. The traditional doubters told him, that it is not possible to fly in a balloon above the South-Tyrolean Alps. However, he wants to prove the contrary. His professional... more

“Mike Wiegele’s Helicopter Experience”

Andrew Hardingham (Kanada), 4 min, Language: E - Adventure

This short film was made to illustrate how exiting Helicopter skiing can be! The terrain, landscapes, bottomless powder and all of the adventure that surrounds it! So please join me for a brief look into a few days riding with Mike Wiegele... more