Nico Monforte Squaw Powder Edit
Truancy Productions' Nico Monforte put together a look at his 2011 season at Squaw Valley complete with obligatory faceshots, flips and all-together aggressive pow skiing.
Warren Miller to Receive SIFF Lifetime Achievement Award
The Seattle International Film Festival will honor legendary mountain filmmaker Warren Miller with its Golden Space Needle Lifetime Achievement Award on June 8th at Seattle's Benaroya Hall. The event includes a showing of the short film "Men of Steel Riding Wings of Wood," and you can even win two tickets via the photo contest.
A Female First Descent on Mt. Shuksan's Hanging Glacier with Molly Baker
Pro skier and former TSKJ intern Molly Baker and the folks at Outdoor Research get up early to climb and ski a unique route on Mt. Shuksan's hanging glacier. According to Baker's blog, the end of season trip marked the first female descent of this seldom travelled route.
Freaky Full Length "Three Days of Horror"
If you've been thinking there isn't enough genre crossover between skiing and horror cinema, then todays is your lucky day. One of those ideas that sounds amiss until you see it executed well, "Three Days of Horror" from Leigh Powis and crew satisfies both the need for gratuitous violence and an abundance of top-notch park skiing.
Shredding and Speed Flying Jackson Hole with Tyler Horne
Not your typical face-shot-heavy GoPro pow edit, this look at the winter season from Tyler Horne goes literally above and beyond the slope and captures the action with some inventive camera placement.
On the Road with Solitaire: Episode 4 "Low Tide"
Sweetgrass Productions continues providing rare looks into the making of their two-year South American project "Solitaire." In the fourth episode, the crew navigates the temptations of the Las Lenas lifestyle and unexpected weather conditions. Though this particular endeavor doesn't pan out for the Sweetgrass crew, the contemplative but refreshingly unpretentious narrator puts an apt spin on the old adage, saying of life giving lemons, "sometimes it just takes a little longer to make lemonade."