Powderwhore Productions, otherwise known as the Brothers Howell, are gearing up for the premier of their new film, Choose Your Adventure, tonight in SLC. These guys have been making backcountry ski films for eight seasons and have remained admiringly dedicated to the touring approach. I put together a few questions for them about the new film, the Wasatch and what… Read More
Ski Movie Trailers and more
Welcome to Off-Piste Magazine’s home of backcountry ski movies, ski movie trailers and related mountain films for your viewing pleasure. This where you will find ski movie trailers, webisodes and all the various mountain and adventure film clips that we believe are worth viewing.
Check out the following film trailer for Temping Fear, a ski film that documents a winter with Swedish ski mountaineer Andreas Fransson. Fransson has a gift for sharing his perspective on the risk, euphoria and philosophy surrounding his approach to high level ski mountaineerning pursuits. The movie appears to more than simple ski porn as it speaks through Fransson’s words… Read More
The Howell brothers have released the trailer to their 2012 Powderwhore backcountry ski film, Choose Your Adventure. Choose Your Adventure features a cast of characters ranging from salty backcountry veterans to top industry pros. The film premieres at Brewvies in Salt Lake City on September 26, 2012 and will be followed by a 50 city tour through ski towns accross… Read More
Well, the fickle Northwest weather is dragging out the spring snow consolidation process. Spring corn skiing has been a bit elusive the past couple of weeks. If you manage to get out between storm cycles, there is good snow to be had, but Mother Nature is serving up storms more often than calm. The northwesterly flow continues this week –… Read More
Long Skis. Deep Snow Old school powder skiing ala Red Mountain British Columbia . . . courtesy of the WorldWidetimeWaster. It’s all filmed around the Red Mountain, BC area in the early 90’s. Funny, it just doesn’t sound that long ago, I must be getting old…either way, these folks are ripping it up!
Anthony Bonello and the self described "collective of vibrant characters" known as b4apres media have recently released the teaser to their new film, AZADI: Freedom. The film is a cultural documentary, seen through the eyes of skiers in the disputed Kashmir region of northern India. Whilst exploring the mountains surrounding the world’s highest skiable gondola, the crew meet vibrant local… Read More
There are more ski movie teasers coming our way. Of course, there are the usual big name ski flims, but we have had a couple more interesting titles come our way. A new documentary on Ruedi Beglinger (guide and owner of Selkirk Mountain Experience), Life Ascending, profiles Beglinger and touches on the tragic day in 2003 when an avalanche took… Read More
It is that time again, the time when the ski industry comes out of hibernation. Powder magazine arrived last week. Backcountry arrived this week and Noah Howell from Powderwhore just launched the trailer to their latest film, Television. That’s Tele-Vision for those of you who are not in the freeheel mode yet. Although I am quite content with summer as… Read More