Late Show, Red Program
Good Morning (2018, France, 4 minutes)
Filmmaker: PVS Company; Maxime Moulin, Antoine Frioux, Richard Permin
Subtitles: Some, English from French
Every day, skier Richard Permin falls into his mundane morning routine. Right after getting out of bed, he clicks on his skis and rides down the snow covered rooftops of Avoriaz.
The Motivator (2019, USA, 5 minutes)
Filmmaker: Rockhouse Motion – Aaron Hitchins
Filmmaker Aaron Hitchins turns his camera on the person who has motivated him to lead a life connected to the outdoors: his mother, Maureen.
Thabang (2019, South Africa, 13 minutes)
Filmmaker: Hannah Slezacek & Dean Leslie (Producers), Dean Leslie (Director, [Wandering Fever])
Subtitles: Some, from local language to English
Thabang Madiba somehow found his way into the world of trail running and in the last few years has become everyone’s favourite in the South African trail scene.
Camel Finds Water 3 (2019, US, 9 minutes)
Filmmaker: Ian Durkin and Trevor Gordon
Trevor found the hull of an abandoned fishing boat in a field. He brought it home and built it back to a sea-worthy state over the course of a summer. Then, he took it on its maiden voyage to British Columbia in search of waves.
Spectre Expedition – Mission Antarctica (2019, UK, 36 minutes)
Filmmaker: Alastair Lee, Sender Films, Leo Houlding
Subtitles: Some, from English
1000 miles, 200+ kgs, 65 days, 3 mates, 1 mountain. Unsupported, using snow-kites to travel great distance, with massive loads at speeds up to 60 kmph this is the epic tale of Leo Houlding, Jean Burgun & Mark Sedon’s daring dream to reach the summit of the most remote mountain on Earth; The Spectre, Antarctica.
A Nordic Skater (2018, Lithuania, 5 minutes)
Filmmaker: Paulius Neverbickas
The story of a man who uses every sense he has to travel on thin ice while Nordic skating in the Oslo region of Norway. He tells the story of how the little known sport of Nordic skating came to play a big part in his life.
The Long River Home (2019, USA, 20 minutes)
Filmmaker: Timmy O’Neill, Big Cedar Media – Seth Dahl
Advisory: War references, could trigger PTSD
US veterans who were injured in war come together for another mission as they guide blind Navy veteran, Lonnie Bedwell, on a 14 day river trip in the Grand Canyon.
The Running Pastor (2019, USA, 9 minutes)
Filmmaker: Camp4 Collective, Tim Kemple
Subtitles: Yes, throughout from English
Sverri is a local Pastor and avid runner who uses his time on the trails to work through not only his own personal conflicts, but the conflicts of others he often is burdened with.
Myrtle Simpson: A Life on Ice (TOUR EDIT) (2019, US, 25 minutes)
Filmmaker: Leigh Anne Sides & Andrew Cahill
Myrtle Simpson – trailblazer, pioneer, adventurer, mountain climber, polar explorer, writer, and mother. From Spitzbergen to Greenland, from the North Pole to the Highlands of Scotland, from New Zealand to Peru, Myrtle blazed her own trail. She experienced places most people only dream about, all while writing 13 books, collecting specimens for museum botanical collections and raising four children.
Hors Piste (2018, France, 6 minutes)
Filmmaker: Ecole des Nouvelles Images: Léo BRUNEL, Loris CAVALIER, Camille JALABERT, Oscar MALET
The two best mountain rescue workers of the region are ready for their new mission. Despite their professionalism and their determination, it will not go as planned…