About the NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival

About the NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival

Come to Central Otago in 2020 for NZ's very own Mountain Film Festival

The NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival is on in Wanaka June 26 to July 1,

Queenstown July 2 to 4 and Cromwell July 5.

The 18th NZ Mountain Film and Book Festival presents a wide range of films, guest speakers, workshops and presentations from inspirational adventurers from within NZ and around the world. Our films and books tell stories of adventure sports, foreign cultures, remote travel and environmental issues.

The 9-day event is a celebration of adventurous sports and lifestyles presented for adventurers, film and book enthusiasts and armchair adventurers.

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

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This festival was one to remember!

Thank you all so much for coming along to support the event; we hope you enjoyed it. Having Lynn Hill visit this year was a highlight of our 17 years and tickets sold faster than we had ever seen before. … Continued


Festival Opens!

Our NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival opens tomorrow night (June 28) featuring 74 films, 51 NZ premieres, 7 world premieres, 21 speakers, 10 days, 3 towns! Hope we see you there, it’s been a year in the making. So … Continued