Canada’s West, headline sponsor of the Adventure Film Festival 2009, is a partnership between the tourism organisations of British Columbia and Alberta. The sponsors commented “We are delighted to be patrons of the Adventure Film Festival. Canada’s western provinces have numerous adventure opportunities including rafting, sailing, hiking, skiing, mountain biking, climbing, spelunking, zipwire treks, trail riding and kayaking to name but a few. Whether visitors are looking for adrenaline fuelled action, more laid-back challenges or urban thrills, British Columbia and Alberta can deliver." Further sponsors of the festival include Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, Helly Hansen, Hugo Boss, The Independent, Love Film, National Geographic Channel’s and Nissan – brands who come together in the spirit of adventure and have made this free festival possible. Tickets for the festival can be claimed online at Simply choose a cinema from the 35 venues around the country to get a listing of the screenings available and print the voucher to take along to the cinema. Tickets will be allocated on a first come first served basis.