Staff Picks



September 18, 2014

Shredbots The Movie is made to get you hyped on snowboarding, with some of the best riders on the planet on a mission to have the best time possible.    Continue Reading →

Heavy Mental

September 18, 2014

It was a heavy year for the Absinthe Films crew and not just for stacking shots. With quality snow in short supply and sketchy snowpack in many places, tracking down the goods was frustrating, consequential, and mentally draining. Thus Heavy Mental. But with 22 years of snowboard video production, director Justin Hostynek still delivers some of the most progressive riding of the year. While the entire rider list is solid, lean forward for standout shredding when you see Sweetin, Merrill, Victor De Le Rue, and Diaz’s names cross the screen. Get the DVD or Blueray for access to bonus footy. Continue Reading →


July 28, 2014

The 15th annual ski motion picture from Level 1.Featuring: Magnus Granér. LSM. Will Berman. Duncan Adams. Sig Tveit. Adam Delorme. Tim McChesney. Wiley Miller. Khai Krepela. Will Wesson. Sandy Boville. Shay Lee. Tanner Rainville. LJ Strenio. Banks Gilberti. Ahmet Dadali. Logan Imlach. Tatum Monod. Superunknown XI and Friends.Shot on Location in: Schweitzer, Idaho. Summit at Snoqualmie, Washington. Riksgränsen. Colorado. Wyoming. Whistler, British Columbia. Aspen, Colorado. Ontario. Poland. Switzerland. Sweden. France. Japan. New York. Minnesota. Montana. Massachusetts. Wisconsin. Michigan. Illinois. Vermont.Directed by Josh Berman and Freedle Coty Produced by Josh Berman Principal Cinematography by Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, Jonny Durst, Jake Strassman and Ante Olofsson Edited by Jonny Durst, Josh Berman, Freedle Coty and Blake Kimmel Art Direction by Schui Baumann. ... Continue Reading →