ShAFF Winners Announced

by Jack Geldard – UKC The third annual Sheffield Adventure Film Festival took place over the weekend of Feb 29 to Mar 2. Despite frustratingly nice weather more people than ever turned up. Films for Adrenaline Junkies and an experimental live interview between Gordon Stainforth and event patron Joe Simpson proved to be the highlights of the weekend. The festival winners were: Grand Prize Winner – King Lines – El Pontas – £200 Best Climbing Film Winner – Hard XS – Choss – £200 Special Mention – I Can Do That Best Non-Climbing Film Winner – Cuban Skateboard Crisis – £200 Special Mention – Coast To Coast Special Mention – Oil & Water Project Best Adrenaline Film Winner – Aerialist – £200 Special Mention – 9 Winters Old – Snowboarding Best Short Film Winner – Zoltan – £200 Special Mention – 9 Winters Old – The Expert During judging it was decided that there was a need to add a 6th category for the film that best captured the ´Spirit Of Adventure´. This was awarded to: Underdeveloped – Festival Cut ShAFF would like to thank judges Ian Parnell, Niall Grimes and Gordon Stainforth.