Jeremy Jones "Higher": An Historic Statement About Snowboarding
I watched a movie about snowboarding last night—Teton Gravity Research and Jeremy Jones’s “Higher,” to be exact. This particular movie about snowboarding comes on the heels of “Deeper” and “Further,” which, I may argue, have progressively moved more in to the category of “movie about snowboarding” with each installment of the series. Compare “Deeper” to “Further” to “Higher” and you will see progressively more plot and character development, and progressively less actual snowboarding. And I would argue that each installment has been progressively better as a result...
Think Thank's 2014 Seattle Premiere: Jesse Burtner's Art Film Makes Me Uncomfortable
“I got a good vibe,” I said, tentatively.
“Good. Vibes are what I intended,” Burtner replied. “It’s an art film.”
That word has some connotations. You might picture black smocks or paint splattered overalls or maybe the Mona Lisa, but the word “art” never has anything to do with ordinary...
"Burton Presents": The Web Series Teaser
Instead of a full length feature, Burton Snowboards is dropping a nine part web series this season called "Burton Presents." It's kind of like a video magazine for the Burton team--Mikey Rencz and Jussi Oksanen in the backcountry, full parts from Mark McMorris and Kimmy Fasani, a feature on Danny Davis's Peace Park--you get the idea...
"SUMMERized" at SASS: Two Minutes from Bariloche, Argentina
Our friends at SASS are tapping into the southern hemi pow flows. Here's two minutes from the Cerro Catedral backcountry near Bariloche, Argentina.
Never Summer "Dang Bud!" Teaser
Our friends in Colorado just released the teaser for their latest team movie, "Dang Bud!" From CO parks to AK sled-shuttles and everywhere in between, the Never Summer crew looks to have had a strong year. We look forward to the full-length film coming soon.
Will Jackways "Interpretation" Teaser
Will Jackways is a warm-hearted Kiwi with a time-tested ability for going big with smooth style. He's also down to let me crash on his floor from time to time (as seen in the New Zealand feature in Issue #11.4). Here's the teaser for a movie about one of our favorite New Zealanders called "Interpretation."
Volcom Snowboarding's "Mr Plant" Teaser 1
The first teaser for Volcom Snowboarding's new flick, "Mr Plant," starring Pat Moore, Curtis Ciszek, Scott Blum, Bryan Iguchi, Seth Huot, Jamie Lynn, Zach Normandin, Elena Hight, Hunter Wood, Mike Rav, Terje Haakonsen, Arthur Longo, Jake Welch and friends....