International Paddling Film Festival Coming to Vancouver

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The Sea Kayak Association of BC presents the 10th Annual Reel Paddling Film Festival at Langara College,A130 Theatre 100 W 49th Ave, Vancouver (2 blocks E of Langara – 49th Ave SkyTrain)

Friday, March 27, 2015 7:00 pm (doors open 6:30 pm).

The Reel Paddling Film Festival is an international film tour presenting the world’s best whitewater, sea kayaking, canoeing, SUP and kayak fishing action and paddling lifestyle films of the year on screens in 100-plus cities across the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Europe and Australia.

With 23 inspiring paddling films short-listed for the World Tour, including the ten festival category winners, audiences can expect to see stand-up paddle surfing, hairy whitewater action, sea kayakers exploring remote coastlines, headwaters canoe expeditions, international river travel films, motivating environmental documentaries, grueling kayak fishing battles and hilarious short films capturing the lighter side of paddling life.

With the $15 (advance) or $17 (at door) ticket to our Reel Paddling Film Festival screening our audience receives free digital subscriptions to Rapid, Adventure Kayak, Canoeroots and Kayak Angler magazines, a $39 value. In addition there will be super door prizes and a silent auction supported by generous local businesses!

Proceeds from the event are to be donated to BC Marine Trails Network Association, working to bring paddlers and small boaters wonderful, secure BC coastal recreation destinations for generations to come.

Audiences can expect to see many great films; a list will be posted 10 days ahead of the event at

For tickets and information please go to or call Nick Heath, SKABC Membership volunteer at 604 417-3447.