Women in adventure sports will take centre stage at the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (March 20-22) with organisers encouraging more women filmmakers and athletes to submit films to this year’s festival as well as running a film competition, photography exhibition, photography competition; and hosting panel discussion and forum on whether we’re starting to see a shift towards seeing equal numbers of women in adventure sports on the big screen, behind the camera and in the audience.
ShAFF organisers have teamed up with the British Mountaineering Council’s film channel BMC TV, WomenClimb blog, the Sport Is Beautiful campaign (celebrating women’s sport through photography and film), camera bag manufacturer Lowepro and outdoor news website MyOutdoors.co.uk.
• BMC Women In Mountain Adventure Film competition. Entries will be available via BMC TV where viewers can vote their favourites on to the shortlist. A panel of judges including Mina Leslie-Wujastyk (BMC Vice President), Mark…
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