In the heart of British Columbia’s Coast Mountains, skiers and snowboarders yield to the siren call of challenge and possibility. Introducing MAGNETIC. The world’s first full-length ski and snowboard movie filmed within a single ski area - Whistler Blackcomb.
Presented by: Whistler Blackcomb and TELUS Directed & Produced by: Jeff Thomas, Darren Rayner, Graeme Meiklejohn & Origin Design & Communications Starring: Stan Rey, Justin Lamoureux, Jesse Millen, James Heim, Craig McMorris, Eric Hjorleifson, Evan McEachran, Helen Schettini, Ian Morrison, KC Deane, Teal Harle, Robin Van Gyn, Dean Bercivitch, Mikey Ciccarelli, Logan Pehota, Matty Richard, Devun Walsh, Annie Boulanger PY LeBlanc, Mike Douglas, Marcus Culver, Mikey Nixon, Alexi Godbout & Friends.
Geoff Brown and his crew of snow gurus ventured out into the mountains in search of deep snow and good times. They headed to zones where cell phones lose service and instead are simply high-priced cameras.
Check out all their antics in this teaser to their web-trilogy.
Most people know that Sandbox founder, Kevin Sansalone, had an illustrious pro snowboard career: video parts, magazine coverage, a hugely successful pro model board with Option Snowboards, even an X-Games Big Air gold medal. Many don’t know when he’s not calling the shots at Sandbox, Sansalone works as a guide at one of the world’s snowboard meccas, Baldface Lodge. Check out this great feature from Teton Gravity Research HERE about the history of Baldface and it’s influence on the world of snowboarding.