Impossible Summit Film Program
Total Runtime: 29min. // Female Driven // Action & Adventre
"Surf Girls Jamacia"
Directed by: The Right To Roam
*Winner of the 2019 Oscillation Transia Impact Award*
Surf Girls Jamaica focuses on Imani Wilmot, an inspirational Jamaican surfer who uses the sport as a means of transforming the tough lives of the women around her, in Kingston and surrounding areas. Imani has harnessed the power of surfing to empower these women through training camps which bring women together to learn the mindful art of riding waves. This develops self-motivation, entrepreneurial spirit, respect for the environment, and a deep sense of community. Globally, Imani has taken it as her personal responsibility to empower women of color to have access to surfing and see a place for themselves within the global surf industry.
"Women in Fire"
Directed by: Tim Kressin / Wondercamp
Less than 4% of firefighters are women. When she was a young girl, Lacey England never considered being a firefighter an option because she never saw a women firefighter. But after a friend encouraged her into the job, she joined the Helitack crew to rappel out in distant wildfires. Now, Lacey is on a mission to show young girls the power of her example - anyone can e a firefighter.
Directed by: Cheyne Lempe
Climbing under the midnight sun in the Lofoten Islands of Norway, Katie Lambert and Caroline George find both purpose and lack thereof in a life spent in the mountains.