We're proud to once again offer our support to the Gimli Film Festival by sponsoring the 2015 screenings of Monsoon, a feature documentary from multiple award-winning Canadian filmmaker Sturla Gunnarsson.
Part road movie, part drama, Monsoon introduces viewers to the beautiful/terrible spectacle that is the monsoon, a vast weather system that permeates and unifies the varied culture of India. Presented in a historic lakeside community on the shores of Lake Winnipeg, this film offers festival-goers the perfect opportunity to reflect on local freshwater...
In celebration of the 2015 Gimli Film Festival, we'll be taking part in the RBC Beach Boardwalk from 7:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m., along with the good folks involved with RBC's Blue Water Project. Stop by our table to say hello and learn more about our efforts to restore and protect our great lake!
Make sure to stick around for the free RBC sunset screenings: Friday night is a double-header; Monty Python and the Holy Grail will kick things off at 10 p.m., followed up by a midnight screening of Alien!
The Lake Winnipeg Foundation is proud to once again offer its support to the Gimli Film Festival by sponsoring the 2015 screenings of Monsoon, a feature documentary from multiple award-winning Canadian filmmaker Sturla Gunnarsson.
Filmed across the Indian sub-continent in 2013, Monsoon introduces viewers to an array of individuals whose lives are entwined with the beautiful/terrible spectacle that is monsoon season. With stunning imagery and compelling storytelling, it captures the timelessness and rich human drama of our engagement with the natural world...
Join us on Sunday, August 9, for Walk for Water 2015 in Gimli!
Walk for Water is the largest grassroots fundraising event in support of a healthy Lake Winnipeg. Taking place in several lakeside communities, it's a great way to be a part of the solution — and a fun way to spend a day at the lake!
Location: Lake Winnipeg Visitor Centre, Gimli Harbour Registration: 9:15 a.m.; Walk begins at 10:00 a.m. Distance: 5 km
Pre-register online here to help us plan for success.
Download pledge forms here and start collecting money.