5 - 6 OCTOBER , 2017
5th October: Shextreme Adventure Film School @ Paintworks, Bristol: 7pm - 9:30pm
6th October: Shextreme Film Festival Screening, live surf art and panel discussion @ Arnolfini, Bristol: 7 - 10pm
At this year's festival, we have handpicked one seriously inspiring line up of speakers for our group panel discussion.
Mollie is the Youngest Woman in the World and the First English Woman to summit Mount Everest from both sides.
Mollie has climbed in the Indian Himalayas, the Nepalese Himalayas, Volcanos of Ecuador, North and East Africa.
Michelle is changing the world for the better as Creative Director of City to Sea: an NGO actively helping stop plastic pollution at source.
She is also an experienced photographer; filmmaker; surfer and skater who loves to snowboard.
Claire is an award-winning adventure filmmaker. Her film credits include 'Operation Moffat' and 'The Bothy Project'.
She is also an active climber, runner, poet and Artistic Director of Kendal Mountain Festival.
Skye’s the Limit
World Premiere: Follow Cal Major on her solo SUP expedition around the Isle of Skye fighting plastic pollution.
Get Used To It
UK film premiere: BLAM Studio propose a way forwards towards equality and empowerment through skateboarding in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Beyond the Highest Peak
World Premiere: Jessica Pearson documents Mollie Hughes as she reaches the summit of Mount Everest from the North side to become the youngest Woman in the World to summit Mount Everest from both sides.
Sliding into the Light
This 16mm film from Hawaii featuring Crystal Thornburg-Homcy is a meditation on loss, renewal and our connection to the sea.
World Premiere: A snapshot of the dynamic sport of Freestyle Kayaking through the eyes of Lowri Davies: a pro athlete and Level 5 coach who is soon to represent Great Britain at the World Championships.
Scratch the Surface
World Premiere: Pioneering skate filmmaker Jenna Selby explores why women skateboard in her latest uplifting documentary.
Filmmaker Claudia Lederer follows Lee-Ann Curren in search of waves amongst the misty and mystical atmosphere of Iceland.
Libby Peter, one of the UK’s most respected climbers, explains how climbing has shaped her life.
Where the Wild Things Play
Krystal Wright’s celebratory cinematic homage to wild women in extreme sports and adventure.
by Kate Hellon
Kate is a Surf artist based in the South West in the UK producing bespoke surf art for walls and boards all over the world.
We are stoked Kate will be joining us on 6th October at Arnolfini to create lush live surf art on the night!