Event Type: Festival
POFF: Rocks and Other Hard Places

Sun 28 January


£15, £8 for schoolchildren


Interval at 7.15pm, Paul Diffley on stage at 8pm.

With interval food from Osso Restaurant

Peebles Outdoor Film Festival: Short films + Paul Diffley

Following the Horsemen, 19’ – Drama-laden landscape and culture collide in a stunning mountain bike journey in Lesotho

Slacker, 9’ – Slacklining and aerial expression through the eyes of one of the sports pioneering disciples

Breaking Burma, 8’ – One of the world’s best adventure filmmakers at breaking point in Burma

Tonight’s short films (above) explore adventures in some of the world’s more challenging environments. The winners of this year’s Outdoor Shorts competition will also be screened. After the interval, acclaimed adventure film-maker Paul Diffley will talk about the work of his multi-award-winning Hot Aches label, and explain why his latest film – a caving epic set in Spain’s Picos de Europa mountains (see trailer below) – is perhaps his most challenging undertaking yet.

Kindly sponsored by Out and About

The Ario Dream, Winner of the People’s Choice Award, Kendal Mountain Festival 2017


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