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TOURDATES 2014 International

 16.1.Patagonia Shop Milano  8.2.Dutch mountain film festival 7. -15.2.Vancouver Film Festival VIMFF 7. -28.3.Festival du film vert 7.5. -10.5.BCN sports film festival Barcelona, Spain  30.5.Exlos Film Festival Pyrenees 24.6. -28.6.Festival Picurt, Spain 7.7. - 10.7.Chamonix adventure film festival, France 11.8 - 17.8.Swiss mountain film festival, Switzerland 20.8 -24.8.FESTIVAL Internacional USHUAIA ARGENTINA 27.8 - 30.8.Film Fest St.Anton 4.9 - 10.9.Filmambiente festival Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

TOURDATES 2013 International

3. -5.10.Adventure Film Festival Boulder, USA 9. -13.10.Horsky Film Festival Proprad, Slovakia 11. -13.10.Shift Festival, Jackson Hole, USA  12.10.Feichten, Kaunertal Opening, Austria  18.10.Helsinki Adventure Night, Finland 15. -20.10.Innsbruck Nature Film Festival, Austria 26.10. -3.11.BANFF Mountain Film Festival, Canada 31.10. -2.11.Holz und Schnee - Snowboard Filmfestival Berlin, Germany 12. -16.11.Internationales Berg & Abenteuer Filmfestival Graz, Austria 15.11 -24.11.BBVA Mountain Film Festival of Torelló, Spain  19.11.Dornbirn, Spielboden Dornbirn, Austria  20.11.Innsbruck, Leokino, Austria  21.11.Linz, City Kino / Moviemento, Austria 18. -22.11.Cine Montagne, Grenoble, France  27.11.Feldkirch, Rio Kino, Austria  28.11.Graz, Rechbauer Kino, Austria  30.11.Wien, Schikaneder, Austria 4. -8.12.Festival international du film du montagne, Autrans, France 5. -12.12.Brescia Winter Film Fest, Italy 5. -8.12.Danish Adventure film Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark 5 -6.12.Krakow, Poland  6.12.Mozartkino Salzburg, 20Uhr 19. -22.12.Mendi Film Festival, Spain
Best documentary film 3 juillet 2014 Best documentary film
Best documentary film

3 juillet 2014

Best documentary film

We are happy to announce that STEPS has won the prize for best documentary film at the BCN sports film festival in Barcelona 2014!
 

STEPS on TV 16 janvier 2014 STEPS on TV
STEPS on TV

16 janvier 2014

STEPS on TV

Yesterday STEPS and Ride Greener were featured in swiss televisions biggest news show 10vor10, check the clip on: SRF.ch

Best Sport & Adventure Film 18 décembre 2013 Best Sport & Adventure Film
Best Sport & Adventure Film

18 décembre 2013

Best Sport & Adventure Film

STEPS has just won the best sport and adventure film award of the mendi film festival in bilbao, hell yeah!

Winner Torello 29 novembre 2013 Winner Torello
Winner Torello

29 novembre 2013

Winner Torello

Wow STEPS has won the Mountain Wilderness prix of the Mountain Film Festival of Torello, Spain!
 

Cine montagne Grenoble 23 novembre 2013 Cine montagne Grenoble
Cine montagne Grenoble

23 novembre 2013

Cine montagne Grenoble

3000 People watching STEPS in Grenoble, France! The Audience is getting bigger step by step!

Last Stop BAsel 21 novembre 2013 Last Stop BAsel
Last Stop BAsel

21 novembre 2013

Last Stop BAsel

We had a great night at our last stop of our swiss film tour of STEPS! Dangge Baasel:-)

Patagonia Zurich 15 novembre 2013 Patagonia Zurich
Patagonia Zurich

15 novembre 2013

Patagonia Zurich

We never thought that a store screening could be as good as in the cinema. But the crowd and Roli Eggimann's hospitality were so amazing that we even thought we were in a theatre! Thank you again, Zurich!

Thank you Bern 14 novembre 2013 Thank you Bern
Thank you Bern

14 novembre 2013

Thank you Bern

Yesterday we had an unforgettable night in the kino alhambra in Bern! Another sold out house and an audience who rocked the house! we like:-)

Patagonia Munich 8 novembre 2013 Patagonia Munich
Patagonia Munich

8 novembre 2013

Patagonia Munich

Founder of Ride Greener Sten Smola presented STEPS last night in the Patagonia Shop Munich and talked about the film after the show. An amazing night with a crazy crowd-- another full house! Thank you Munich and Patagonia! (Photo by Julian Bückers)

Zurich Premiere Review 7 novembre 2013 Zurich Premiere Review
Zurich Premiere Review

7 novembre 2013

Zurich Premiere Review

Another full house at the official premiere in Zurich with a crazy crowd and the protagonists of the film. An unforgettable night!

Pre Premiere Brig 2 novembre 2013 Pre Premiere Brig
Pre Premiere Brig

2 novembre 2013

Pre Premiere Brig

Tonight STEPS was screened in Brig! Another full house, crazy start of our swiss film tour! Thank you Wallis you guys are awesome!!!
 

Helsinki Adventure Night 22 octobre 2013 Helsinki Adventure Night
Helsinki Adventure Night

22 octobre 2013

Helsinki Adventure Night

Kiitos Helsinki for giving STEPS such a great audience! We are still so stoked to have been invited to the helsinki adventure night with a packed theatre!
 

Innsbruck Festival 18 octobre 2013 Innsbruck Festival
Innsbruck Festival

18 octobre 2013

Innsbruck Festival

One of our directors Philipp Eyer from Coupdoeil Film at the Innsbruck nature film festival
 

New Poster 7 octobre 2013 New Poster
New Poster

7 octobre 2013

New Poster

Check out our Film Poster! Isn't it beautiful?

We need your Support 5 octobre 2013 We need your Support
We need your Support

5 octobre 2013

We need your Support

Hey Folks Many many thanks for your first Support!
After 20 days we got already 40% of the amount we need to bring the first climate friendly snowboard and ski film STEPS on DVD for free to the youth! Help us to get the other 60% in the next 10 days:-)
Thanks for spreading the word and to invite your friends to make a donation for STEPS to get a DVD, a ticket for our film tour, a Ride Greener Tee or an other price: http://wemakeit.ch/projects/steps-the-ride-greener-film

int. Film Festivals 19 septembre 2013 int. Film Festivals
int. Film Festivals

19 septembre 2013

int. Film Festivals

After crazy editing times, it's time to prepare for the first screening of STEPS. We are stoked to get invited to int. mountain festivals of Helsinki, Grenoble, Copenhagen, Brescia, Proprad, Autrans and more to come... Stay tuned!

Editing 30 mai 2013 Editing
Editing

30 mai 2013

Editing

Our Filmmakers Stephan and Phillipp from Coupdoeil Film are already working hard on the edit. Submission deadlines from the film festivals are coming closer!

Traffic 8 mai 2013 Traffic
Traffic

8 mai 2013

Traffic

Shooting some morning trafficjam from the 8th floor!
Chamonix 25 avril 2013 Chamonix
Chamonix

25 avril 2013

Chamonix

On the search for the last pow of the season in the mecca!

Biwak 24 avril 2013 Biwak
Biwak

24 avril 2013

Biwak

We spent the last days of our season in a beautiful camping session with amazing sunsets. It's cool to experience having such a good time in the mountains without spending tons of energy for luxury spas and saunas you don't even need.

Trucks 18 avril 2013 Trucks
Trucks

18 avril 2013

Trucks

Timelapse-shooting of loading & departing Trucks early in the morning.
Seracs 13 avril 2013 Seracs
Seracs

13 avril 2013

Seracs

Seracs, we can't get enough of them:-) Just too beautiful! Unfortunately they are gonna disappear pretty soon if we are not able to stop the global warming as soon as possible:-O Many Thanks to our Mountain Guide David Henzen for guiding us through the massive crevasses!

The Pioneer 10 avril 2013 The Pioneer
The Pioneer

10 avril 2013

The Pioneer

Last week we hiked with René Estermann, CEO from the non profit organisation myclimate to the mountain hut Monte Rosa in the heart of the "Swiss Himalaya". In our eyes René is not only CEO of a organisation that is fighting the problems of climate change, he is a real pioneer when it comes to moving our society to a more sustainable model!

Flying High 2 avril 2013 Flying High
Flying High

2 avril 2013

Flying High

Young Rockets Levi Luggen and Aurel Anthamatten and Freestyle Master Frederik Kalbermatten preparing  an epic session to fly "into" the all mighty aletschgletscher as long he is still there:-0

Spring Powday 1 avril 2013 Spring Powday
Spring Powday

1 avril 2013

Spring Powday

Amazing Spring-Powday on the first of April!

3 Riders, 3 Filmers, hours of hiking, 7 wonderful Lines!

Refinery 2 31 mars 2013 Refinery 2
Refinery 2

31 mars 2013

Refinery 2

Taking some Shots of an old Refinery in Collombey! Dirty stuff...

Glacier Madness 24 mars 2013 Glacier Madness
Glacier Madness

24 mars 2013

Glacier Madness

Fredi K getting some airtime in front of his doorsteps in SaasFee

Timelapsing 21 mars 2013 Timelapsing
Timelapsing

21 mars 2013

Timelapsing

Our videographer Stephan Hermann from Coupdoeil films is taking a nap (an exception) while his camera is doing his job for him ;-)

Powder Reset 19 mars 2013 Powder Reset
Powder Reset

19 mars 2013

Powder Reset

Raphi Imsand enyoing the march Powder Reset in Airolo:-)

The Guide 15 mars 2013 The Guide
The Guide

15 mars 2013

The Guide

Talking with mountain guide Martin Nellen about the consequences of climate change in his cozy mountain hut. His knowledge about the Aletschgletscher is endless!

Ticino 4 mars 2013 Ticino
Ticino

4 mars 2013

Ticino

Southern Alps are the hidden pearls of the alps!

Climate professor 14 février 2013 Climate professor
Climate professor

14 février 2013

Climate professor

Today we met Reto Knutti and his family in Gstaad. He is the GURU for climate change science and started explaining to us what's really going on with global warming. We were pretty impressed by his extensive knowledge and wise thoughts.

Swiss Spines 13 février 2013 Swiss Spines
Swiss Spines

13 février 2013

Swiss Spines

The winter storm has gone by; he has left us peaks covered with sugar-- we like it!

Pillow Heaven 9 février 2013 Pillow Heaven
Pillow Heaven

9 février 2013

Pillow Heaven

Why should we fly to Canada when we have a magic wonderland at home! Just hop on the train, travel south to the Matterhorn, and with luck you will find this.-)

Powder Reset 8 février 2013 Powder Reset
Powder Reset

8 février 2013

Powder Reset

Right when you think it's over, it resets again:-) Woods party starts from the top :-)

Refinery 1 5 février 2013 Refinery 1
Refinery 1

5 février 2013

Refinery 1

Timelapse Shooting at the Refinery in Créssier.

Future Plans 24 janvier 2013 Future Plans
Future Plans

24 janvier 2013

Future Plans

After so many days in the woods, finally we made it up to the top ;-) But it's not ready yet- too much wind :-o we'll be back soon!

Drop in 18 janvier 2013 Drop in
Drop in

18 janvier 2013

Drop in

Ready to drop in?

Pillow Mania 15 janvier 2013 Pillow Mania
Pillow Mania

15 janvier 2013

Pillow Mania

Pillow Mania is happening :-)

The Snowgun 29 décembre 2012 The Snowgun
The Snowgun

29 décembre 2012

The Snowgun

Coupdoeil Timelapse-Specialist Stoeff, taking shots of a Snowgun by Night at Bettmeralp.

Dead forest 28 décembre 2012 Dead forest
Dead forest

28 décembre 2012

Dead forest

The fire left a never-before-seen landscape

Wu Tang Boys 23 décembre 2012 Wu Tang Boys
Wu Tang Boys

23 décembre 2012

Wu Tang Boys

Deep in the woods with the Wu Tang Boys from Brig down town city!

Sempione 20 décembre 2012 Sempione
Sempione

20 décembre 2012

Sempione

Impressive snowfalls in the South! Good times in the woods!

Human Gemschi 19 décembre 2012 Human Gemschi
Human Gemschi

19 décembre 2012

Human Gemschi

Today we spotted a human Gemschi in the woods;-)

Soulsurfing! 15 décembre 2012 Soulsurfing!
Soulsurfing!

15 décembre 2012

Soulsurfing!

Another day of soulsurfing in the woods!

Freezing at Mont-Crosin 15 décembre 2012 Freezing at Mont-Crosin
Freezing at Mont-Crosin

15 décembre 2012

Freezing at Mont-Crosin

-20° at Mont-Crosin while shooting a Windmill! 

Winter-wonderland! 2 décembre 2012 Winter-wonderland!
Winter-wonderland!

2 décembre 2012

Winter-wonderland!

We have never seen such a deep dump as early as November! Crazy!

Filmer en accion 1 décembre 2012 Filmer en accion
Filmer en accion

1 décembre 2012

Filmer en accion

The real heroes of our film! Coupdoeil videographer Hörmi freezing while capturing the winterwonderland!

Winter is Back! 30 novembre 2012 Winter is Back!
Winter is Back!

30 novembre 2012

Winter is Back!

Winter is back:-) We are ready for powpow!

Glaciers are sweating 23 octobre 2012 Glaciers are sweating
Glaciers are sweating

23 octobre 2012

Glaciers are sweating

Almighty Aletschgletscher is still the biggest glacier in Europe! But he doesn't like the rising temperatures due to climate change. The poor guy is melting quickly, faster each year than the one before :-(

Filmstart 22 octobre 2012 Filmstart
Filmstart

22 octobre 2012

Filmstart

Meeting Mountain Guide Martin Nellen is like meeting the soul of the Aletschgletscher! He may be the best friend of this icy giant since the last thirty years!

S T E P S: THE RIDE GREENER FILM

Le projet de film documentaire RIDE GREENER est le premier film de snowboard et de ski climatiquement responsable: il part à la découverte de personnes aux parcours très différents et pourtant liées par la relation intense qu’elles entretiennent avec la montagne. Toutes ressentent les dangers du changement climatique et recherchent une autre voie. Elles souhaitent vivre leur passion en accord avec la nature et partir en montagne tout en respectant l’environnement. Au lieu de poursuivre la neige aux quatre coins du monde, elles explorent le pas de leurs portes: les Alpes. Optent pour les transports en commun. Gravissent les sommet et pics les plus vertigineux à la seule force de leurs jambes. Dévalent les pentes en alternant courbes et sauts spectaculaires. Leur vision du changement climatique et de ses conséquences, leur fascination pour le snowboard, le ski, et le sentiment de liberté qu’ils en retirent ainsi que leurs interrogations nous renvoient à notre propre pratique des sports d’hiver et - par extension - à nos choix quotidiens.








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