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.
Wild Writers Festival - The Vanishing IceDate: 29/01/2023Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmPrice: £12, £8 under 16, £16 Adult + child Iain Cameron explores patches of snow that can trace the Scottish hills back to the ice age.
Wild Writers Festival - Land and WaterDate: 29/01/2023Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmPrice: £12, £8 under 16, £16 Adult + child Leonie Charlton and Malachy Tallack blend nature and travel writing, one powered by ponies, the other by fish.