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The Art of Flight (2011)

PG-13  |   |  Documentary, Adventure, Sport  |  8 September 2011 (USA)
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Two years in the making, "The Art of FLIGHT" gives iconic snowboarder Travis Rice and friends the opportunity to redefine what is possible in the mountains. Experience the highs, as new ... See full summary »

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Jake Blauvelt
Clark Fyans ...
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John Jackson
Jeremy Jones ...
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Scotty Lago ...
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Mark Landvik
Pat Moore
Nicolas Müller ...
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Eero Niemela ...
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David Carrier Porcheron
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Two years in the making, "The Art of FLIGHT" gives iconic snowboarder Travis Rice and friends the opportunity to redefine what is possible in the mountains. Experience the highs, as new tricks are landed and new zones opened, alongside the lows, where avalanches, accidents, and wrong-turns strike. Written by Anonymous

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Ash/Black Veil
Written by 'Sascha Ring'
Performed by 'Apparat'
Mute Records 2010
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The Greatest Snowboard Epic Ever Created
11 November 2011 | by (Dracut MA, USA) – See all my reviews

"The Art of Flight" is "The Odyssey" of snowboard movies. It's epic camera work makes even Warren Miller look like an amateur. Red Bull helps pull out all the stops, to produce the most wild documentation of the world of snowboarding out there.

Travis Rice, John Jackson, and Mark "Lando" Landvik take the world of snowboarding to a new level in the opening scene alone, which sets the tone, and gives you a small taste of what's in store for the rest of the film.

The crew even gives you a small inside look into their lives during the planning phases and cloudy down days that prevent filming.

There's not not too much more that can be said about the film beyond "Epic" aside from watch the film. It's the only way to fully understand.

Great sound track. Ground breaking film.

The Art of Flight.


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