About the NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival

About the NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival

Come to Central Otago this winter for 2 Festivals in 3 towns with 10 days of inspiration!

The Mountain Film Festival is on in Wanaka June 30 to July 4, Cromwell July 5 and Queenstown July 6 to 8.

The Mountain Book Festival is on in Wanaka July 7 to 9 and in Queenstown on July 8.

On 1 June the programme is launched and tickets go on sale.


We are a non-profit charitable trust and a registered charity (#CC49344).


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Latest Festival News

Film & Book Competitions Open for Entries

On January 1st we opened for entries in our adventure film & book competitions with more prize money than we’ve ever given away before. Almost NZ$7,000 will be awarded to writers and film makers this year. Enter the Film Maker’s … Continued


Applications are Open for Funding!

We raised just over $3,700 during the 2016 Festival and we must give it all away. Our non-profit Charitable Trust ascertains to promote, through it’s annual mountain film festival, healthy and active lifestyles, encourage youth to make small safe adventures … Continued