Must See Snowsports Movies 2017/18


by Pete Davies December 20, 2017

It is that time of year again! Bring on the ski movie trailers and indulge in some of the most epic ski cinematography there is.

We rounded up the best of the bunch to watch out for this season:

 

Good Company - Guest List

About: Tom Wallisch and co return for their second feature length film, which is packed full of world class urban, park and backcountry skiing. Their trademark fun style is carried throughout the many places they visit on their journey. Watch out for new tricks and cities and of course fresh pow!

Starring: Tom Wallisch, Karl Fostvedt, Dale Talkington, Mike Hornbeck, Khai Krepela, Niklas Eriksson, Dylan Sondrup, Andy Partidge, Lucas Wachs, Thayne Rich, Lupe Hagearty, Tim McChesney, John Ware, Colby Stevenson, Ethan Swadburg and Maggie Voisin.

Release Date: October 2017

 

Jiberish - 70/30

About: No poles, no worries! The Jiberish crew are out creating urban features and stomping some killer tricks. Their raw and outgoing approach to film making is a must see. A ski film which is very much like a 90s skateboard movie!

Starring: Sam Zahner, Calvin Barrett, Mike Cappola and Seamus Flanagan

Release Date: Fall 2017

 

Legs of Steel - Same Difference

About: The award winning Legs of Steel are back with another exhilarating movie! The film covers lots of aspects of skiing but has an underlining message that the ski world is one big family. From World Cup slalom skiing to freeride skiing in Alaska Same Difference is one of the most diverse ski movies to come out this year!

Starring: Tobi Tritscher, Fabian Lentsch, Bene Mayr, Sven Kueenle, Felix Neureuther, Paddy Graham, Lukas Joas, Tom Ritsch and Russ Henshaw

Release Date: October 2017

 

Level 1- Habit

About: It is Level 1’s 18th feature film and this one doesn’t disappoint! It follows the riders process to getting the right trick or line for a shot. It underlines the pure addiction top skiers have for their sport. Eleven different stunning locations and an impressive cast to go with it!

Starring: Keegan Kilbride, Tatum Monod, Laurent De Martin, Sämi Ortlieb, Wiley Miller, Will Wesson, Khai Krepela, Thayne Rich, LJ Strenio, Rob Heule, Will Berman, Ethan Swadburg, Ben Smith, KC Deane, Ahmet Dadali, McRae Williams, Noah Albaladejo, Sandy Boville, Oliver Karlberg and friends.

Release Date: September 2017

 

Matchstick Productions - Drop Everything

About: Self proclaimed “funniest and most action packed ski movie of 2017” is brought to you by Matchstick Productions. From the team that brought you ski classics such as Claim and Days of my Youth comes another tongue in cheek but hugely imaginative movie.

Starring: Mark Abma, Markus Eder, Eric Hjorleifson, Michelle Parker, Sammy Carlson, Cody Townsend, Elyse Saugstad, Tanner Rainville, Chris Rubens, Aaron Blunck, Sander Hadley, Connery Lundin, and more!

 

Teton Gravity Research - Rogue Elements

About: Skier and snowboarders always have to battle elements that mother nature presents them some times. Rogue Elements highlights nature’s raw power and mystery. Riders take purse the extremes to create this visually stunning epic.

Starring: Angel Collinson, Jeremy Jones, Ian McIntosh, Nick McNutt, Tim Durtschi, Sammy Collinson, Elyse Saugstad, Hadley Hammer, Dash Longe, Sammy Luebke, Sean Jordan, Cam Riley, Griffen Post, Sam Smoothy, Thayne Rich, Dane Tudor, Clayton Villa, Cam McCaul, Casey Brown

Release Date: Fall 2017

 

The Big Picture - Lite Years

About: This is the first feature film by the Rossignol backed Big Picture team. After three years of sharing edits online they have stepped into the full film scene. The film took seven months to make and is packed with amazing backcountry skiing.

Starring: Chris Logan, Parker White, Duncan Adams, Mike King and Tanner Rainville

Release Date: October 2017

 

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(Title Photo Credit: Redbull Content Pool)


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