After 2 Years, 5Point Adventure Film Festival Returns in Person With 4 World-Premiere Films

Finally returning in person after 2 years of pandemic-related cancellations, 5Point Adventure Film Festival is swinging big with an impressive roster of world-class adventure films.

After a long hiatus, Colorado’s 5Point Adventure Film Festival will return with a live audience for its 15th year, this April 21-24, 2022.

The film festival encompasses live film screenings, world premieres, panel discussions with filmmakers, a river cleanup, an after-party, and a variety of adventure-related outdoor activities, from trail running to fly fishing.

New this year, the fest’s film screenings will take place at several different venues across Carbondale. There will be a variety of matinee and evening showings.

World-Premiere Films at 5Point

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  • The Ballad of Pecos Hank, Runtime: 12 minutes
  • A Baffin Vacation, Runtime: 12 minutes
  • This is Beth, Runtime: 17 minutes
  • Attack and Release, Runtime: 15 minutes

Other films that will be playing at the film festival include Learning to Drown, An Accidental Life, The River Runner, and Torn.

The film festival runs April 21-24, 2022 (with films playing each night) in Carbondale, Colorado. Tickets range from $15 to $38 per person. Find more info and book tickets online.

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Mary Murphy

Mary Murphy is the Managing Editor of GearJunkie and serves as the leader of Lola Digital Media’s DEI Committee.

She has been writing about hiking, running, climbing, camping, skiing, and more for seven years, and has been on staff at GearJunkie since 2019. Prior to that, Mary wrote for 5280 Magazine in Denver while working as an outdoor instructor teaching climbing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and mountain biking at Avid4Adventure. Based in Denver, Colorado, Murphy is an avid hiker, runner, backpacker, skier, yogi, and pack-paddleboarder.

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