Olympic slopestyle skier and X Games medalist, Anna Segal, and Freeride World Tour athlete sister, Nat Segal, have teamed up with professional skier Izzy Lynch and adventure photographer Zoya Lynch to showcase their films—Finding The Line and Kindred—on a tour through British Columbia and Alberta this Fall.
Both films exhibit independently produced female content that not only showcase reels of rad skiing, but explore themes of risk, fear, family, relationships and personal empowerment. Snowsport lover or not, you will be entranced by the action, drawn into the journey and walk away inspired for winter.
As professional athletes Anna and Nat have confronted fear on numerous occasions from mammoth mountains to enormous terrain park jumps, yet, despite being brought up under the same roof, they have learned to deal with fear in almost contrasting ways, neither leading them to the success they dreamed of.
Anna and Nat Segal in Chamonix, France. Photo by Linus Meyer
A heartfelt journey on the knife’s edge of big mountains throughout Canada and France push them to their physical and emotional limits. The extreme skiing mecca of Alaska pushes them beyond. The Australian sisters soon realise that the most important lessons lie within each other’s approach.
Izzy and Zoya Lynch were just regular kids growing up in the city, until their parents made one split-second decision that would completely change their lives. Kindred is the story about their family’s unlikely journey to becoming backcountry lodge owners and how it guided them both professionally and personally.
Photo by Zoya Lynch
Through archival photos and interviews from the Lynch family, combined with stunning imagery of Amiskwi Lodge in the Canadian Rockies, this film inspires viewers to consider their own leaps-of-faith and how they may have defined their lives.
Part of the profits of the screening will go towards running Girls Do Ski non-profit 12 Under 20 for 2019, which provides a free AST 1 course for women under 20 years old.
INTO THE HILLS DATES & VENUES
• November 7th 2018, The Plaza Theatre, Calgary, AB - Buy Tickets Here
• November 8th 2018, Half Hitch Brewing Company, Canmore, AB - Buy Tickets Here
• November 9th 2018, Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre, Revelstoke, B.C. - Buy Tickets Here
• November 10th 2018, Civic Theatre, Golden, B.C. - Buy Tickets Here
• November 23rd 2018, Rossland Film Festival, Rossland, B.C.
October 27th 2018, Banff Mountain Film Festival, Banff, AB (Kindred)
October 28th 2018, Victorian Island Avalanche Fundraiser, Victoria, B.C. (Finding The Line)
November 9th 2018, Capitol Theatre, Nelson, B.C.
November 15th 2018, Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival, Vancouver, B.C. (Kindred)
December 11th 2018, B.C. Mountaineering Club, Vancouver, BC (Finding The Line)
Check out Finding The Line website for more information on each screening.