A HIGH MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL AT SEA LEVEL
The sixth edition of the Bilbao Mendi Film Festival gains prestige in the adventure film.
The Bilbao Mendi Film Festival has become one of the best mountain and adventure film festivals around the world. The best filmmakers of the genre will offer an unprecedented insight into mythical scenarios for mountaineering and adventure from the Alps to Himalaya, to the South Pole, Patagonia, Karakoram mountains, Greenland, the jungles of Mexico, Venezuela, the Andes, Borneo, and the Grand Canyon.
The audience enjoyed very much an excellent selection of 40 films out of 120, from 27 countries, which were programmed for competition. This is a unique opportunity to view a selection of mountain documentaries, adventure and extreme sports such as surfing, skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, base jumping, mountain running, canoeing, speleology, etc.
Furthermore, Mendi Film Festival also offers an extensive programme of activities, including the presence of directors and athletes who provide the direct testimony of their experience.
The magic of sharing the experience with adventurers that face new challenges, and legendary characters of international recognition, is able to attract people keen on films and enthusiastic followers really thrilled by spectacular images from the most amazing corners of the world.
Mendi Film Festival also highlights a vision of human interest, environmental defence, cultural relevance and human interest stories. A quality festival to be enjoyed in a beautiful city surrounded by mountains at sea level.