Film festival calls for submissions

The 13th annual North Valley Mountain Film Festival returns to Silverton Memorial Hall March 2.
Short ski and snowboard films produced by local youth to professionally produced adventure films and environmental documentaries.
This year it is once again offering a People’s Choice Award and thanks Valhalla Mountain Touring, Ambler Mountain Works, and Ice Creek Lodge for their continued support of this award.
Cash prizes of $300, $200 and $100 will be awarded respectively to the best three films voted by the audience at this year’s event.
Submissions for the 2019 North Valley Mountain Film Festival will be accepted until the January 31 deadline. The NVMFF is looking for films or slideshows that showcase passion for the outdoors or the environment, preferably with a Kootenay connection. For submission guidelines and event information, please visit the festival website at  www.northvalleyfilmfestival.com or direct inquiries to northvalleyfilmfest@gmail.com
as reported in the Valley Voice, Jan. 17/ 19