Mountainfilm on Tour in November Brings Movie Magic to 30A

A sold-out crowd attended MountainFilm Fest in Watercolor in 2015. Photo from St. Joe Club & Resorts.

Mountainfilm on Tour brings a selection of culturally rich, adventure-packed and incredibly inspiring documentary films curated from the Mountainfilm Festival held every Memorial Day weekend in Telluride, Colorado.

The tour will return to Santa Rosa Beach at the WaterColor Marina Park November 1-3, 2018.

The films showcased during the three-night outdoor festival will explore the themes connected to Mountainfilm’s mission: using the power of film, art and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world.

Photo by Steve Wells Photography

Tickets are priced at $35 per day or $80 for a three-day weekend pass if purchased by November 1. 

Food, beer, and wine will be available for purchase at the festival. Gates open at 5:45 p.m. with films beginning at 7 p.m. Mountainfilm on Tour at WaterColor is a rain or shine event. Ticket purchases are non-refundable.

Purchase your Mountainfilm on Tour tickets online.

Lodging packages with tickets are available at WaterColor Inn, WaterSound Inn and The Pearl Hotel

Photo by Steve Wells Photography

As always, Kidz Kino is a part of the Mountainfilm Festival available for children ages 6-12. Supervised by the Recreation Staff, this event allows parents to drop off their children to watch an evening of kid-friendly movies created for and some even by kids, and of course pizza!

Kidz Kino pricing is the same as the regular admission pricing; Kids Kino movie line-up is the same for each evening.

Kid-friendly films will be featured at the WaterColor LakeHouse and parents will be required to sign their child(ren) in and out.

Please bring a blanket or chairs for seating; only low-back chairs will be permitted. Selections of festival fare, wine and beer will be available for purchase. No pets allowed to the event. No outside food, beverage or coolers allowed in the Mountainfilm festival gates.

Mountainfilm on Tour in Santa Rosa Beach is hosted by WaterColor Inn & Resort in partnership with Delta and Visit South Walton. Sponsors include WaterColor Community Association, BoatHouse Paddle Club, Old Florida Outfitters, Myrtie Blue, and

Photo by Steve Wells Photography

Here’s the movie playlist*:

Thursday, November 1, 2018

  • A Letter to Congress
  • Sky Migrations
  • Wolf Call
  • Testing Ourselves
  • Loved by All: The Story of Apa Sherpa
  • Intersection: Micayla Gatto
  • Free Like the Birds
  • Felix
  • The Mirnavator
  • Why Not Now: Vivian Stancil
  • How to Run 100 Miles
  • A New View of the Moon

Friday, November 2, 2018

  • Escape
  • Riccarda de Eccher: Montagna
  • Life Coach
  • Mothered by Mountains
  • Follow Through
  • Hayley: 90 seconds about fear
  • Frontier of Firsts
  • Return from Desolation
  • Stumped
  • The Coffin Club

Saturday, November 3, 2018

  • RJ Ripper
  • Brothers of Climbing
  • Climbing Out of a Disaster
  • Adventure Not War
  • Brighter Night
  • Corbet’s Couloir Segment of Rogue Elements
  • 2.5 MILLION
  • The Frenchy
  • Break On Through
  • Surf the Line

*Films are subject to change

Film nights almost always sell out, so grab your tickets ASAP.

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