Adventure Films, Campfires and Marshmallows
Wyndham Pl, York St, London W1H 1PQ, UK
Watch 3 of the best short adventure films ever made at the beautiful St Mary's Church in Marylebone. Toast marshmallows (available to buy) around a campfire. Enjoy drinks available on site. Hot food will be available from a food vendor at the venue (meat, vegetarian and vegan).
These films have won over 20 film awards combined and are listed below:
Duct Tape Surfer
18 years ago Pascale Honore was in a horrific accident that left her paraplegic and destroyed her dreams of surfing. But with a little help from her friends, family, a bit of duct tape and sheer determination she was able to make her way back into the ocean and once again call herself a surfer.
Film maker Mark Tipple. 5 minutes.
Boys from the Back of Beyond
They say it takes a village to raise a child…. But it takes an extraordinary village to raise a pair of Olympians.
This film transports you to tiny Skibbereen, Ireland where Gary & Paul O’Donovan became household names when they won Ireland’s first ever Olympic medal in rowing at Rio 2016. Experience their unusual training methods and laid-back approach to stardom in this hilarious feel-good film.
Film makers Jonny Madderson and Jono Stevens. 14 minutes.
The incredible, against-all-odds story of sailor Tracy Edwards, who skippered the first all-female international crew in the 1989 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race.
Winner of over 15 film awards including a BAFTA and Critics Choice award. Film maker Alex Holmes. 97 minutes.