Film Compilation Tours College Campuses around the U.S. January through March.
For the first time ever, six of the leading independent snowboard and ski filmmakers have come together to create TRANSWORLD LIVE, a new 60-minute film hitting college campuses this winter. TRANSWORLD LIVE combines the best footage from this year’s most progressive freeriding films. The footage includes interviews from the filmmakers themselves, creating a unique look at how the pioneers of the snow-sports industry keep pushing the limits of their respective sports. Hosted by ESPN’s vibrant X Games commentator, Sal Masekela, this innovative movie delivers the world’s best snowriding action in one extraordinary film. Bring all of your friends, but leave your wallet at home because TRANSWORLD LIVE will be showing absolutely free of charge!
Fusing the highlights of the newest films from Kingpin, Matchstick Productions, Poor Boyz Productions, Standard Films, Teton Gravity Research, and Treetop Films, TRANSWORLD LIVE packs the action of six powerful films into one. TRANSWORLD LIVE will show you awe-inspiring snowmobile footage, from the first back flip ever performed on a snow machine by Jim Rippey, to Dan Gardner’s world record breaking distance jump of 211 feet! Snowboarder Scotty Wittlake proves he is up to the challenge as he slides down 42 rickety wood stairs and sticks it in the Kingpin Productions segment! Edited by Nike Commercial Director Dennis Flippin, produced by Warren Miller’s Josh Haskins, co-produced by Freeze Magazine’s Mike Jaquet and Warren Miller’s David Perry and Rogue Edwards, and executively produced by Kurt Miller, Peter Speek and Andy Clurman TRANSWORLD LIVE brings together the world’s most brilliant production teams, and the most exceptional freeriding athletes of the year– all converging to create one of the most thrilling, fast-paced, films ever.
TRANSWORLD LIVE will be shown at 45 college campuses across the nation during January through March and is a free movie event. The film’s driving footage is backed by a soundtrack that features: Adema, The Calling, Dope, Greyboy, and even an original track by the athletes themselves. There will also be numerous giveaways from the supporters of the film, such as video games, CD’s and a grand prize vacation package.
The college tour of TRANSWORLD LIVE is presented by Seagate and is sponsored by Transworld Snowboarding, Freeze Magazine, Colorado Ski Country, BMG Entertainment, Levi’s, Sony DVD, Clif Bar, and EA Sports.