“I don’t think it’s running away from something. It’s more like a quest somehow.”
Brice Portolano

A 3 weeks adventure with the French photographer Brice Portolano backpacking in the wilderness of British Columbia. After a week on Vancouver Island, Brice hiked in the South Chilcotin mountains with the aim of reaching the highest summits.

A film by Mathieu Le Lay in collaboration with the Canadian Tourism Commission
With Brice Portolano

Shot in British Columbia
4 days trek in Cape Scott, Vancouver Island
6 days trek in the South Chilcotin Mountains

Rone “Parade” by Erwan Castex – © Warner Chappell Music France & Infine
Moby “Not Sensitive”, “Snowball”, “Blue Paper”

Sponsored by LovinPix & SlideKamera






Official film festival selections
Festival International du Film de Montagne d’Autrans 2014, France
Rossland Mountain Film Festival 2014, Canada
Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival 2014, Scotland
Chamonix Adventure Festival 2015, France
Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival 2015, Nepal
Goldensun Short Film Festival 2015, Malta
Ottawa International Short Film Festival FICMO 2016, Canada
Wasatch Mountain Film Festival 2016, USA
The Riga International Festival of Tourism Films 2016, Latvia
Baku International Tourism Film Festival 2016, Azerbaïdjan
T-Film International Film Festiva Ostrava 2016, Slovakia
24th International Festival of Mountain Films Poprad 2016, Slovakia
33rd International Mountaineering Film Festival Teplice 2016, Czech Republic
Ulju Mountain Film Festival 2016, Korea
Zagreb Tourfilm Festival 2016, Croatia
Karlovy Tourfilm Festival 2016, Czech Republic
14 Internationales Bergfilm Festival Tegernsee 2016, Germany
Internationales Berg & Abenteuer Filmfestival Graz 2016, Austria

Produced by Mathieu Le Lay © 2014