Chris BurkardThe film follows six surfers along with adventure photographer Chris Burkard and filmmaker Ben Weiland as they seek out unknown swell in the remote fjords of Iceland's Hornstrandir Nature Reserve. Chartering a boat, they depart from Isafjordur on the cusp of the largest storm to make landfall in twenty-five years. With the knowledge that storms bring legendary swell the crew are optimistic, but face failure when the storm forces them back to shore. Making the decision to carry the expedition on by road they experience the brutality of Iceland's winter and question whether the search is worth risking their lives. Despite setbacks the team pushes on and finds that uncertainty is the best ingredient for discovering the unimaginable.
Joe GStrange Rumblings in Shangri La is a mix of high performance surfing and stunning cinematography that documents our unforgettable worldwide journey in search of surfing’s own holy grail.
From the frigid waters of Iceland to the tropical beauty of Mozambique. From dreamy French beach breaks to exotic islands off the coast of Brazil, and into deepest Indonesia.
Shot in 16mm film and created in the spirit of the classic films by Bruce Brown and Jacques Cousteau, Strange Rumblings in Shangri La will take you on an adventure you won’t soon forget.
Dana Brown“On Any Sunday, The Next Chapter” is an exploration into the pursuit of excitement, passion, and life in the 2 wheeled world of motorcycle riding. Experiences that are as relatable to a rider as a day with their friends, others that explore human triumph and overcoming fear, and some which occur once in a lifetime. One moment of riding a motorcycle – On Any Sunday. Critically acclaimed director Dana Brown (“Step Into Liquid” and “Dust to Glory”) teams up with his father, Academy Award Nominee Bruce Brown (“Endless Summer” and “On Any Sunday”) to journey deeper into the humanity, thrills and excitement of the global culture of motorcycle riding; those that are bonded by their passion for the race, the thrill of the ride, the love of the family and friendship, and on a deeper level – their quest for the thrill of the next ride. In 1971, “On Any Sunday” starring Steve McQueen opened in theaters and wrote its place in motorcyc
Bruce CoxAlfa Romeo, Benetton, Brabham, BRM, Cooper, Ferrari, Lancia, Lotus, Maserati, Matra, McLaren, Mercedes Benz, Tyrrell, Vanwall and Williams. These are the constructors whose cars have either taken a driver to a world title or won a manufacturers championship during the first fifty years of Formula One. It is these marques which we pay tribute to in this unique overview of the evolution of the Grand Prix car. Looking at the legends of yesteryear with the aid of digital technology of today, we take a trip along the F1 timeline with the cars that made the champions. Exciting action and technical close-ups from modern events are blended with historical archive material to give you a better than ever before look at the great cars of Grand Prix racing. From Formula One's ancestors in the 1930s, right up to the technological marvels of today, the cars are the stars of the show!
Michael Reeve & Stephen W. ClarkThe four time Sledfilm Festival winner, for Best Snowmobile Motion Picture, is back with a high-octane thrill ride. Volume 10 is the milestone tenth film in our award winning, backcountry, snowmobile series. Featuring the industry's top athletes and filmed in majestic backcountry locations across the United States and Canada, Volume 10 is unquestionably our best snowmobile film to date.
Liam DaleAs the world gets metaphorically smaller, it is easy for any sports angler, willing to leave his native country, to venture forth and find all manner of excellent species to challenge. Join International Angler and BBC Television presenter Liam Dale on his travels around the world in pursuit of some of the biggest specimens to be found both in salt and freshwater. From Egypt’s Lake Nasser and the legendary Nile Perch to the toe tip of England and the wily backward swimming Conger Eel; onwards to the rocky volcanic outcrop known as the island of Madeira in search of the world’s largest Blue Marlin, via France the Mecca of the Carp world, a turn to the North West for the giant Skate of Scotland and finally an Eastern haul to the relatively independent country of Kazahkstan in search of the leviathan of Russian waters, source of the world’s most expensive caviar, the mighty Beluga! “Fishing the World” represents the “prime fillets” of Liam Dale’s acclaimed BBC TV series, b
Nathan OldfieldThe Church of the Open Sky is the latest feature length release from award winning independent Australian filmmaker Nathan Oldfield, creator of Lines From A Poem, Seaworthy, The Heart & The Sea and Gathering. Shot on location in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Sri Lanka, the film features Dave Rastovich, Lauren Lindsey Hill, Tom Wegener, Belinda Baggs, CJ Nelson, Alex Knost, Johnny Abegg, Neal Purchase Jr, Jasson Salisbury, Devon Howard and many others. The Church of the Open Sky is a luscious visual love poem that explores gratefully lived surfing journeys. It is a sea soaked celebration of the exquisite preciousness of being alive. This film is an inspired and endearing representation of the surfing experience, where all participants are worthy and welcomed - to learn, play and grow together - in inclusive, sacred playgrounds beneath "The Church of the Open Sky”.
John-Paul DavidsonDespite being blocked at almost every turn in pursuit of the sport he loved, Seve Ballesteros fought against adversity to become the most spectacular and charismatic golfer to ever play the game. Seve combines dramatic recreations with electrifying archive footage to tell his incredible rags to riches story; from humble beginnings on the beaches of Spain - where aged six he taught himself the game with a broken 3 iron strapped to a stick - to becoming world number one and the greatest golfer of a generation. Directed by John-Paul Davidson (Stephen Fry in America, Brazil with Michael Palin) and edited by Saska Simpson (The Three Kings, Paranormal Witness) with original score by Academy Award winner Stephen Warbeck (Shakespeare in Love), Seve is produced by Stephen Evans (Much Ado About Nothing, BAFTA nominated The Madness of King George and Confessions of a Dangerous Mind) with the full support of the Seve Ballesteros Foundation.
Jean Claude GuiterNo driver can claim more loyalty or devotion from fans of Formula One than Ayrton Senna. His passion, commitment and sheer intensity helped to elevate F1 from elite sport to the level of a calling. The way he drove a qualifying lap showed a hint of the divine – he himself described his performance as being near transcendent, an out-of-body experience. For his supporters across the world his driving was on a plane above his contemporaries, and his reserved and aloof character only added to the mystique. This programme was the first to try to delve behind the public persona and get to grips with Ayrton the man, rather than Senna as the media portrayed him. Racing is in My Blood delves into the Brazilian’s background to disentangle the various strands that combined to weave the remarkable talent behind the man often described as the “greatest racing driver ever.” This is an incredibly intimate and fascinating portrayal of a man who redefined motorsport for a generation and continu
Mark BrentFluidride Like a Pro focuses on the body movement of successful cyclists, and breaks down complex movements into an easily understandable format. A mix of discussion, theory, physics, and actual lessons. Fluidride Like a Pro tackles each section from a variety of angles with excellent trail riding and racing examples to illustrate technique. Created by Fluidride owner Simon Lawton, a veteran downhill pro and instructor of 15 years and ace rider Lars Sternberg, this video will help take your riding to the next level. Intended for all off-road disciplines from novice to expert.
Josh PomerDestination Point, featuring Bobby Martinez and Tom Curren! A new film from Josh Pomer, 'Destination Point' is packed with high voltage surfing from the West Coast plus many, many insane spots from around the globe. Featured surfers include Bobby Martinez, Tom Curren, Kelly Slater, Andy Irons and more. Highlights of the movie include: Bobby Martinez and Tom Curren at perfect Rincon Point; Sandspit (Santa Barbara Harbor) and Santa Clara Rivermouth. Travel segments of Hawaii, Indonesia and Mexico.
Hayley MacfarlaneA heart-warming tale of friendship, love and swimming starring teen idol Peyton List (Disney's Jessie, Bunk'd) 17 year old Claire's (Peyton List) life couldn’t be better, as an elite swimmer and social media darling she is at the top of her game, winning competition after competition and dreaming of being part of the US women's Olympic swim team, until a jet-ski accident leaves her with a fear of the water. Reluctantly sent to Australia to coach an elite boys swim team over the summer, Claire learns that overcoming her fears will mean far more than getting back in the water. With the help of her girlfriends and the ever so handsome boys' team captain, Claire realises that she has what it takes to compete again.
Mike ElliottFrom the filmmakers of Blue Crush comes a movie about fun, friendship and a thrilling adventure of a lifetime. Dana, a killer surfer from California, travels to the breathtaking coasts of South Africa, determined to fulfill her mother’s dream of surfing the legendary Jeffreys Bay. With nothing but her mom’s journal as a guide and a fun-loving group of surf fanatics watching her back, Dana faces epic waves, tough locals and her own fears in this unforgettable surf odyssey.
Fitz Cahall, Jørn Nyseth Ranum, Niko Jäger, Anson Fogel, Julian Harvey, Olivier Vittel & Baffin BabesThis collection combines the seven best adventure documentaries from the last five years of the European Outdoor Film Tour (E.O.F.T). Showcasing all the extremes that the biggest film event for the European outdoor community has to offer. The most popular E.O.F.T. heroes fight icy cold temperatures and tropical heat; they have to live through moments of despair and relief. Again and again they demonstrate almost inhuman endurance and reveal their most unlikely and incredible skills of improvisation.
THE ROAD FROM KARAKOL (USA 2013, 20 min) American alpinist Kyle Dempster sets out to conquer the last unclimbed peaks of Kyrgyzstan. From the city of Karakol, rundown soviet roads take him and his rusty old bike straight into the mountains - and that’s just the beginning of the adventure. – NORTH OF THE SUN - special EOFT edit (NOR 2013, 23 min) Searching for the perfect wave, Norwegian surfers Inge Wegge and Jørn Nyseth Ranum make a promising find in a hidden bay on Lofoten Islands
Rob BruceIn Distance Between Dreams, the most historic year in big wave surfing comes to life through the eyes of iconic surfer Ian Walsh, as he sets mind and body in motion to redefine the upper limits of what’s considered ‘rideable.' With massive El Niño powered swells building across the Pacific, Ian, Shaun, D.K. and Luke Walsh band together in a way that only brothers can to progress surfing to unimaginable heights. Big wave surfing’s transition from jet ski assists to paddling in raises the stakes, putting Walsh’s intense physical and mental training, the latest technology, swell modeling, and safety team, his brothers, to the ultimate test. Surfers John John Florence, Greg Long, Shane Dorian and more link up with Walsh as he rides an emotional rollercoaster through this momentous winter. The second feature in Red Bull Media House’s The Unrideables franchise,Distance Between Dreams invites viewers right into the heart of the action with first person perspective, state-of-the-art
Stew Johnson & Walter PieringerA compilation of some of the best Bios from Props Video Magazine issues. The Best Of Bios Volume 2 features 7 insane sections from Garrett Reynolds, Jake Seeley, Dan Foley, Isaac Barnes, Steve DeBusk, Miles Rogoish, and Randy Taylor.
Josh MandelThe flakes are falling fast and piling high in Storm Show’s 2013 ski/ride/adrenaline film, Frosty Flakes. Veteran producers Darrell Miller and Ryan Halverson have brought to the table a deliciously tasty offering of big mountain lines and powdery entertainment. The Storm Show crew is back at it and going bigger than ever, bringing you more hard-hitting, action-packed, gnar-shredding from the Jackson Hole backcountry and beyond. Frosty Flakes is raw and real, top-level skiing and riding at its finest, biting off big-mountain lines before most people get up for work! Highlights include unbelievably deep Jackson Hole powder days, snowboarder Jason Elms & crew ripping sky-high lines 20-miles deep in the Wyoming backcountry, skier Derek Depiero’s comeback after a nasty skydiving accident, and newcomer Shin Bayajima showing us how it’s done with with wicked fast riding in no-fall zones. Also on display is epic skiing in the Alaska Range with Travis McAlpine, more first descents in the
Brent Meeske & Ryan CaseyProfessional big wave surfers Garrett McNamara and Keali’i Mamala travel the globe, riding the biggest waves, most dangerous waves in the World. Now they are traveling to the wilds of Alaska to ride a wave unlike any surfed before… a tsunami created by a glacier, when skyscraper-sized pillars of ice break off, or calve from it’s face and into the deadly Copper River 300 feet below. As “tow-in surfing partners” they utilize PWCs to tow one another at high speed into waves at that would otherwise be impossible to catch. They are also their partner’s lifeline to safety when they wipeout as their partners race into the chaos of the breakers to rescue them before the next monster wave hits them. As a result, the bond developed between teammates is and that trust in one another can be the difference between life and death. And that relationship will be tested to the limit in Alaska where two of Mother Nature’s most powerful forces collide.
Todd Jones, Steve Jones & Dirk CollinsA one-year, four continent odyssey by some of the world’s greatest skiers and snowboarders. Harvest makes a major statement on the contemporary spirit of the sport and the relentless progression of big mountain riding. Helicopters, avalanches, trams, big mountains, first descents, whales and car crashes. Shot on location in Wyoming, Europe, Alaska, and Greenland. A segment in Harvest was picked to tour with the Banff Film Festival’s Best of Festival Film Tour.
Ben DukeGeoff Duke O.B.E. is the original superstar of motorcycle racing, a sportsman whose success, skill and personality ensured he became a household name. In Pursuit of Perfection is the most comprehensive and revealing film ever made about this groundbreaking racer.
Alexandra KahnEvery climbing reward comes at the cost of a potential risk, but when you are a climbing pioneer, driven by the unknown and unexpected, you are willing to risk whatever it takes for the chance to find the perfect first ascent line. This is a story of exploration and discovery, a journey of friendship and solitude, a quest to fuel an obsessive passion. Starring Paul Robinson, Jimmy Webb, Daniel Woods, Chris Sharma and Niky Ceria. Told through five separate stories, Paul Robinson is the common thread that links each story together. He battles adversity in Russia, is overwhelmed by rock in the southeastern United States, builds new friendships in Spain, finds the Shangri-La of bouldering in Zimbabwe, and finally returns back home to the Rocky Mountains where he reawakens his appreciation for his local bouldering.
Robert Phillips-KnightFrom the drama of Rory McIlroy’s opening tee shot to Shane Lowry’s Saturday 63; the 148th Open at Royal Portrush will live long in the memory. Relive four days of dramatic action through exclusive interviews with all of the main protagonists as the Claret Jug retuned to Northern Ireland for the first time in 68 years.
UnknownAfter winning the Tour de France seven times in a row, Lance Armstrong might well have been the greatest sportsman of all time. Not only had he won the most coveted of all cycling races, he had done so after recovering from advanced testicular cancer. Lance Armstrong maintains he has never used performance enhancing drugs. He claims he has never tested positive in hundreds of drug tests. Many who know him well now say he is lying.
Justin WebsterThe all-access story of the inaugural 2015 season of New York City Football Club, aka NYCFC. Even with the backing of the New York Yankees and British soccer powerhouse Manchester City, winning over the hearts of New Yorkers will be an uphill battle. The first step is to sign three of the most legendary international players of all time: David Villa, Frank Lampard, and Andrea Pirlo.
Jon Freeman & Dana NicholsonThe Crusty crew has been filming with the worlds best riders all over the globe to bring some insanity to households everywhere. Travel throughout Spain, Italy, Australia, New Zealand & USA. Crashes, comedy, 85 foot front flips, back flipping, Harley Davidsons, near death experiences. Another Crusty Demons classic!
UnknownGet stuck into Red Bull's Hare Scramble. We take you closer to the action than ever before as we follow the world’s toughest riders as they try to conquer the world’s most demanding race. We follow them up every hill, over every boulder and through every muddy trench as they subject their bodies and bikes to some of the hardest terrain we can throw at them.
Flip ChristensenA Norwegian ski movie that includes every aspect in modern extreme skiing: Park/BC/Big mountain and Urban, gathering many of the best athletes on the planet to give you the most exciting and varied ski movie possible. Filmed in HD with helicopter, cranes, dollys, cable and follow cams, the film will give you a detailed insight into their whole season, describing how the luck treated the crew from time to time. Shot in the most scenic locations in Norway, Haines-Alaska and the European Alps.
Brad HolmesShaun Palmer - The Miserable Champion is a shocking portrait of one of the most notorious athletes of all-time, action sports hero Shaun Palmer. This tell-all movie reveals Shaun from birth to the near fatal overdose to his comeback to make the 2006 Olympic Team. Palmer - The Miserable Champion is an intense look at Shaun's ups and downs, background of growing up with no father figure, evolution from rags to riches. Shaun's story is like no other athlete's in history. He has been at the top of Snowboarding, Skiing, Mountain Biking, Motocross, and Skateboarding. USA Today asks the question “Is This The World's Greatest Athlete?”
Mike WaltzeThat First Glide, filmed and directed by Mike Waltze, takes us on an informative and thrilling ride into the world of SUP, or Stand Up Paddle. This documentary covers the little known origins of the sport and follows it's evolution all the way up to today's massive wave of global interest that is making SUP the fastest growing water sport in the world. Some of the original old timers in early Waikiki, as well as today's greatest water men, share their stories of how this sport changed their lives and how it has progressed into a sport that anyone can enjoy at any level. The film includes breath taking footage from Hawaii, Fiji, and Tahiti.
Rory Owen DelaneyFrom director Rory Owen Delaney and producer Wm. Wade Smith comes The Rivalry: Red V. Blue, the first movie to document college basketball's ultimate rivalry - University of Louisville vs. University of Kentucky. The film weaves current events, including back-to-back national championships in 2012 and 2013, with the intriguing history of a rivalry game that didn't even exist for decades. From 1959 to 1983, the two basketball teams refused to meet on the hard court! Red V. Blue features interviews with coaches, players and personalities, including Denny Crum, Joe Hall, Derek Anderson, Luke Whitehead, Jim Host and John Y. Brown, among many others. The movie also documents the real lives of super fans such as Mark Wagner and Robert Boone, two rival barbers whose hilarious banter epitomizes what makes this rivalry the most passionate in college basketball. The movie is a must-see for any true sports fan!
Scott TugelSevere Kart Racing is the latest work from Severe Racing Films. Scott Tugel, the producer and director of the best selling movie, Kart Attack, puts rubber to the road in the most wicked kart racing film yet. Intense battles topping 100 mph, one inch off the track. Get pumped on 3 Gs of pure adrenaline, with the coolest racing from the hottest events in the country. A killer soundtrack backs the very best Drivers at the best races, driving the fastest Go Karts.
Jeffrey Zimbalist & Michael ZimbalistThis biographical drama chronicles the life of one of the world's greatest footballers. Under the guidance of his coach, Vicente Feola (Vincent D'Onofrio), the young Pelé (Kevin de Paula Rosa) rises from the slums of São Paulo and utilises his street soccer skills to lead Brazil to a 1958 World Cup victory at the age of just 17.
Ben DuffyWe Are Skateboarders is a 'as real as it gets' documentation of the soul of skateboarding, and how some of the legendary skateboarders feel its soul has changed over the years. Since the mainstream has come to play a major role in the skateboard industry, there has been much dispute amongst skateboarders if skateboarding is loosing its purity and status as a core activity. The film tackles this issue with enlightening interviews from famous skateboarders such as Lance Mountain, Greg Lutzka, Rob Dyrdek, Peter Smolik, and Christian Hosoi, creating the most legitimate discussion towards the controversy in the skateboarding industry. Shot in Los Angeles, and NYC.
Kathryn BertineModern society has long believed that women hold up half the sky in terms of equality and progression. So when it comes to the sport of professional cycling, why aren't women receiving half the road?Directed by pro cyclist Kathryn Bertine, Half The Road: explores the world of women's professional cycling, focusing on both the love of sport and the pressing issues of inequality that modern-day female athletes face in male dominated sports. With footage from some of the world's best races to interviews with Olympians, World Champions, rookies, coaches, officials, doctors and family members, Half The Road offers a unique insight to the drive, dedication, and passion it takes for a female cyclist to thrive.Included as well are notable women who have achieved inroads in other sports, such as Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to official register (as "K.V. Switzer") and run the all-male Boston Marathon in 1967; the iconic photo of her being attacked by a race official was listed by Time-Life
Taylor CongdonThe world’s favorite dirtbike film series returns in 2016 with MOTO 8. Once again bringing the greatest riders in the game to the most epic locations, MOTO 8 gives viewers the most badass visual moto experience ever seen. From the biggest tracks in the world, to going 100+mph through the Australian outback, MOTO 8 continues the progression of filmmaking in the two-wheel world. It’s the roots of motocross, portrayed in the modern era: wide open throttles and massive jumps combined with helicopters and 4K cameras.
Ben UttleyIt was billed Mission Impossible, beating double World Champions New Zealand in a test series in their own back yard, a feat only done once before in the Lions' 129 year history. Few gave them a chance against the mighty All Blacks, not beaten at home since 2009 - a run of 47 matches and 2849 days. Yet the strongest steel is forged in the hottest fire and the 2017 Lions showed their mettle to draw the series and do the iconic jersey proud. Lions Uncovered tells the story of a team of rivals, the best of the best from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales who came together with a single purpose under head coach Warren Gatland. Charting the tour in graphic detail, this is the inside account of how the Lions took on the most successful sports team in history 10,000 miles from home, against all odds. Witness the real life, behind the scenes journey to the far side of the world where the Lions were roared on by more than 20,000 travelling passionate fans. From the squad selection meeting to
Janus MetzWimbledon, 1980. The rainiest summer in decades. The world is waiting to see the number one tennis player in the world, Björn Borg, claim his fifth Wimbledon title. But few know of the drama behind the scenes: at only 24, Borg is close to the end - run-down, worn out and ridden with anxiety. Meanwhile, the challenger John McEnroe, 20, has decided to replace his former hero on the Wimbledon throne. 'Borg vs. McEnroe' is a story about the price of success. How the world’s two best tennis players, already in their early twenties, are imprisoned by their own careers. Two athletes constantly reduced to each other’s opposites by a commercialised tennis industry: the cartoonish "Ice Borg" and "Superbrat". Two rivals who, during Wimbledon 1980, are forced to realise that the only person capable of understanding what they are going through is their worst enemy.
Michael Hewitt & Diarmuid LaveryMotorcycle road racing is the most dangerous of all motor sports. A sport in which men compete at speeds of up to 200 miles per hour on closed country roads. Roads that on any other day service cars, buses and tractors, roads that are lined with trees, telegraph posts and stone walls, unforgiving obstacles when struck by the human body. It is a sport that has claimed many lives over the years – and continues to do so to this day. Ireland and the Isle of Man are two of the few places in the world where the sport still survives. Narrated by Liam Neeson, Road is the heartbreaking and adrenaline-fuelled tale of a family who have dominated road racing for over thirty years. Robert and Joey Dunlop are quiet men from a rural village in Northern Ireland - but racers who risked everything to win. Robert’s sons, William and Michael are two of the world’s leading road racers today, young men determined to continue a family tradition. Featuring stunning action, candid race day scenes and a g