Zakopane, Poland

Spotkania z Filmem Górskim / Mountain Film Meetings

August 30, 2017 - September 3, 2017

Meetings with Mountain Film take place in the Tatra Mountains in the first week of September. The festival promotes mountain culture and sport, it inspires people and allows them to discover and follow their passions.

The festival offers a variety of events for adults, youth and children:

  • international mountain film competition with financial awards
  • meetings with the most acclaimed climbers and mountaineers
  • Mountain Academy about safety in the mountains, organized with mountain guides - workshops about mountain nature in The Tatra National Park
  • Polish Bouldering National Cup
  • retro style mountain excursion with mountain guides, musicians and actors
  • meetings dedicated to human rights in the mountains
  • theatre plays, photography exhibitions, books promotions etc.

The festival is organized by a non-profit association thanks to the support of Zakopane Town Hall and number of significant governmental institutions, companies and private people. The festival has wide media coverage.

Festival director: Magdalena Ziaja

Head programming: Gabriela Kuhn