Director Steve Robillard’s incredible film K2: Impossible Descent was awarded the Grand Prize NZ Mountain Film and Book Festival.
New Zealand Mountain Film & Book Festival
NAME OF FESTIVAL: New Zealand Mountain Film & Book Festival
WHERE: New Zealand
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: The NZ Mountain Film Festival is a NZ made festival which started in 2002 and is internationally recognised as one of the world’s premier mountain film festival events. It’s NZ’s original mountain film festival with it’s own international adventure film maker’s competition, as well as a highly regarded NZ made division.
The coronavirus is having a devastating impact on film festivals. San Francisco and RiverRun International Film Festivals have canceled.
The Grand Prize award at the 17th New Zealand Mountain Film and Book Festival went to directors Alastair Lee and Leo Houlding for their film Spectre Expedition – To the End of the Earth.