Following nearly two decades of ski movie pedigree, Level 1 documents a lifestyle of contradiction. Timeless ephemera. Love and money. Natural and synthetic. Powder and slush. Stagnant and innovative. Untracked and well-travelled. Consistent but not predictable. Swerving left, right and diagonal, yet never asleep at the wheel.
1. a pattern created using alternating course.
2. another word for skiing.
Parker White, Laurent De Martin, Sämi Ortlieb, Chris Logan, Will Berman, Keegan Kilbride, Will Wesson, Thayne Rich, Peyben Hägglund, KC Deane, LJ Strenio, Khai Krepela, Kim Boberg, Oliver Karlberg, Tanner Rainville, Duncan Adams, Ahmet Dadali, McRae Williams, Wiley Miller, and Friends.
Eagle Pass Heli, BC. Sunshine Village, Banff. Mt Baker, Washington. Sweden. Gran Masta Park, Switzerland. Hokkaido, Japan. Moscow, Russia. Helsinki, Finland. Whistler, BC. Colorado. Montana. Michigan. Minnesota.
Directed by Freedle Coty and Josh Berman
Produced by Josh Berman
Principal Cinematography by Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, Robin Lee, Sean Logan, Daniel Kushnarevich
Additional Cinematography by Ian Avery-Leaf, Bjorn Eklund, Ethan Timmons
Edited by Freedle Coty, Josh Berman, Stephan Chaikovsky
Creative Direction by Schui Baumann
For more on Level 1 Productions’ Zig Zag, and to pre-order the film, visit zigzag.level1.ski.