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Banff Film Festival comes to Whitman

Emma Cooper

January 28, 2016

Climbers, boarders, bikers, and river-surfers gathered into Cordiner Hall on Jan. 19 for this year's Banff Film Festival event. The Banff Film Festival plays annually in Banff, Alberta, where hundreds of outdoor films are displayed. An intense selection process is required in order for the festival...

A Tribute to the Outdoors

Mallory Martin

January 24, 2013

The Whitman Outdoor Program's community-sponsored Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour garnered a huge turnout Tuesday night, with ticket lines wrapping around the building. A tradition started 19 years ago, the Tour's stop on campus has slowly but steadily amassed a large following among Whitties...

Banff Film Festival grips audience, captures spirit of adventure

Credit: Kendra Klag

McCaulay Singer-Milnes

January 27, 2011

It's 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 25. Cordiner Hall quickly fills to its capacity as Whitman students, professors and Walla Walla residents of every age gather to watch and take in the unique experience known as the Banff Film Festival. The previews before the 11 adventure and nature films, ranging fr...

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