Weekly Watchlist - Week 20 - ShAFF

While cinemas aren't able to fully reopen yet, the ShAFF team have been revisiting past festivals and choosing the best adventure films from around the world. We've created weekly watchlists of free online adventure films for your indoor entertainment and inspiration, and we’re posting a new film, free to view online, at 7pm every day. Watch them one by one, or save them up and screen your own virtual ShAFF session at home.

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Another great, quirky portrayal of an attitude to life from RC Cone.

Claire Carter Writer, Film Officer for Kendal Mountain Festival, 'Creative Consultant'.

How about a fishing holiday in Greenland with your daughter where the rivers are made of fish.

Ed Birch Director of Salt-Street productions

Life has a way of putting us where we need to be. For Vala, that’s in both Greenland – where she works at her family’s fishing lodge – and Reykjavík, where she teaches her daughter how to do it all on her own, too.

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I really, really enjoyed this. Listen carefully, theres so much reasonable climbing wisdom here.

Claire Carter Writer, Film Officer for Kendal Mountain Festival, 'Creative Consultant'.

Local production company make a beautiful bolder film. For 6 minutes we are thrown into the world of a boulder and his mates at the top of there game.

Ed Birch Director of Salt-Street productions

A calm and beautiful film piecing together overheard conversations of boulders on a snowy trip.

Anna Paxton

Following his documented 4th ever ascent of the 8B+ boulder problem 'Voyager Sit Start' in the Peak District, Moon Climbing athlete David Fitzgerald set his sights on Europe. Follow the journey as David takes on some of Europe's hardest boulders and explore the reasons why bouldering means so much to so many people.

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One of the best female surfers in the world rides one of the biggest waves in a competition on her home island of Maui.

Anna Paxton

🦈 takeing on Jaws. The big wave and the reasons for the motivation.

Ed Birch Director of Salt-Street productions

Follow the best female big wave surfer on the planet, Paige Alms on her journey in Hawaii to surf the biggest waves in the world while being a great inspiration to the next generation.

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If you're sucker for a ridge running shot this is the film for you plus you get an extreme challenge thrown in.

Ed Birch Director of Salt-Street productions

Ultra-marathon runner Alicia Hudelson embarks upon one of Scotland’s toughest long distance challenges - 24 Scottish mountains, 28000 feet of ascent, in 24 hours.

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Watch this. Right now.

Claire Carter Writer, Film Officer for Kendal Mountain Festival, 'Creative Consultant'.

A heartwarming film which shows the real difference that climbing made to Clare on her journey to rebuild her strength and confidence after her stroke. What lovely friends and family Clare has, so much admiration for them and her.

Anna Paxton

A beautiful story form the fantastic people of across Sheffield, generations and Human kind. Beautiful Clare 💪

Ed Birch Director of Salt-Street productions

Shot here in Sheffield, Reach is a film that takes us from the wards of the Children's Hospital, right out into the heart of the Peak District. Filmed over four-years, It tells the story of a local climber called Clare who suffered a life altering stroke at thirteen which left her unable to move anything but her left eye.

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