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BAF-logo 28th Feb 2013 Lucasz Warzecha talks to the Buxton Advertiser

New Mills based photographer Lucasz Warzecha talks to the Buxton Advertiser ahead of his talk at the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival this Sunday.  You can also see his photography exhibition and films Dave and Echoes.

BAF-logo 28th Feb 2013 Urban Skiing Lunacy, Outdoors Magic

I think we can gather from this that OutdoorsMagic ed Jon Doran rather likes All.I.Can...

BAF-logo 28th Feb 2013 Adventurers Show Support for ShAFF, Sheffield Star

LEADING adventurers have thrown their weight behind a Sheffield film festival by signing up as ambassadors of the event.  The Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, backed by The Star, runs from tomorrow until Sunday at The...

The Dragons Back - Jon Brooke 28th Feb 2013 Extra Run Films Tickets Available

If you tried to buy tickets to the Running Films session at 18.45 on Sunday n the last 24 hours you may have been disappointed to learn that it had sold out. However we have managed to release an additioal 30 tickets. :-)

BAF-logo 28th Feb 2013 Free Cityscape Cinema Saturday Night, Sheffield Telegraph

Read all about our new outdoor cinema hosted by RedBull up at the amphitheatre above the train station and the record number of British films at ShAFF in today's Sheffield Telegraph...

BAF-logo 28th Feb 2013 ShAFF judge Nik Cook previews festival, Sheffield Telegraph

Sheffield Adventure Film Festival Judge Nik Cook previews his pick of the films that didn't make the top spot but which you should still go and more in the Sheffield Telegraph.

BAF-logo 27th Feb 2013 Ride Sheffield's Pick of the ShAFF Bike Pops

Ride Sheffield mountain bike obsessive, writer John Horscroft cast his eye over what's on at ShAFF.  Ride on and read on...

Unicorn Sashimi 27th Feb 2013 Ski/board films fly at ShAFF

Being based in the Peak District the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival definitely has its roots in climbing, mountain biking and off-road running.  That said, we love all adventure sports and this year we've been blown...

BAF-logo 27th Feb 2013 Extra Young Adventurer Screenings

THE 11am screenings of our Young Adventurers' showing on Saturday and Sunday - organised in partnership with the YOUTH HOSTEL ASSOCIATION -  have both already sold out.  Thank you to the Showroom for allowing us to put...