Cradle Mountain Film Festival | 6 - 8 April 2018
On the fringe of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, Cradle Mountain will again play host to a weekend that combines film and adventure. The Cradle Mountain Film Festival will take place from Friday 6th to Sunday 8th April 2018.
The weekend screens the best adventure films from Tasmania and around the world, and includes a Tasmanian excusive screening of ‘Mountainfilm on Tour’ and the ‘One Year in Tasmania Adventure Film’ competition, which showcases the many moods and adventures to be had on the island in one year. Both screenings will take place at Cradle Mountain Hotel on Saturday 7th April.
Other events that will take place across the weekend include green carpet premiers at the Forest Yurt Cinema, film maker’s workshops, Q&A sessions and kids programs. For festival goers looking for a little more adventure sign up for the Dove Lake Classic Trail Run, Wilderness Yoga or the Mountain Huts Film Trail.
Cradle Mountain Hotel will be offering festival-goers a special 25% accommodation discount across the weekend. Book now.
What's on at Cradle Mountain Hotel for Film Fest
Kids Films from Mountainfilm on Tour | 2:30-3:30pm | Wilderness Gallery at the Cradle Mountain Hotel
Featuring a mix of thought-provoking and educational animations and short film. Kids will love the family- friendly films from Mountainfilm on Tour. Tickets: $10 (5yrs and under: free).
One Year in Tasmania Adventure Film Competition Screening | 4:30-6:00pm | Wilderness Gallery at the Cradle Mountain Hotel
We're screening the judges' shortlist of the top entries in the One Year in Tasmania Adventure Film competition. Join the filmmakers and the Cradle locals for a fun-filled screening which will include a welcome drink and spot prizes for the audience from our supporters. At intermission be sure to visit the Altitude Lounge Bar for a drink or a tasty snack. Tickets: $17 (including a welcome drink).
Mountainfilm on Tour | Cradle Mountain Hotel | 8:00-10:00pm | Wilderness Gallery at the Cradle Mountain Hotel
A Tasmanian exclusive screening of Mountainfilm on Tour, all the way from Telluride, Colorado. This years' films feature an awesome mix of skiing, rafting, mountaineering, expedition travel, cultural and environmental stories. Nibbles and drinks will be available for purchase from Altitude Lounge Bar. Tickets: $25.
Visit www.cradlemountainfilmfest.com or call 1300 032 384 for more information, tickets and full program details.