The Reels 2013 | Official trailer & film lineup
With 30 of 2013′s top films duking it out for ‘Golden Reel’ status, The Reels is going off October 4-6, in Annecy, France. The Reels brings together every realm of the snowboard industry, “elevating and celebrating snowboarding as art.” Check out the full movie line up, plus the low-down on all the off-screen greatness going down at The Reels, in the press release below:
Teaser from Like That via Vimeo
THE REELS what is it ?
Drawing inspiration from the likes of The Cannes Film Festival, and The Sundance Film Festival, The Reels will gather together athletes, directors, producers, industry bigwigs, and fans to premiere snowboarding films. ‘The Reels’- a snowboarding film festival in Annecy, France, that elevates and celebrates the sport as art.
MOVIE LINE UP
Incoming – WHAT WE WANT FILMS – SWI
Dopamine – ABSINTHE – USA
Never Not Part I & II – NIKE SNOWBOARDING – USA
Jake Blauvelt – Naturally – Friday – USA
Down to Earth – NITRO – GER
Drôle de vie – ALMO – FRA
Down to Film – SEXUAL SNOWBOARDING – ISL
Distorted Reality – PIRATE MOVIE PRODUCTION – AUT
Brain Dead Heart Attack – THINK THANK – USA
The Last Ones – VIDEOGRASS – USA
A way we go – ISENSEVEN – GER
Nation – TRANSWORLD SNOWBOARDING – USA
Mission Antartic – TIMELINE – FRA
Golden Years – KBR – FIN
All the biggest names of snowboarding will be attending THE REELS in Annecy for this 2nd edition :
Jake Blauvelt (USA), Danny Kass (USA), Peter Line (USA), Scott Stevens (USA), Forest Bailey (USA), Bryan Fox (USA), Joe Sexton (USA), Victor De Le Rue (FRA), Xavier De Le Rue (FRA), Nicolas Droz (FRA), Arthur Longo (FRA), Victor Daviet (FRA), Mathieu Crepel (FRA), Eiki & Halldor Helgason (ISL), Ethan Morgan (GER), David Benedek (GER), Marc Swoboda (AUT), Danny Larsen (NOR), JP Solberg (NOR), DCP (CAN), Romain Demarchi (SUI), Antti Jussila (FIN), Janne Lipsanen (FIN), Ingemar Backman (SWE)…
About the REELS 2013
— 30 movies competing
— 15 hours of footage
— 12 countries participation v 11 Golden Reels
— 119 Pro Riders
Golden Reels Ceremony
The films will be awarded 11 ‘Golden Reel,’ as decided by a judging panel boasting five legends of the riding world- Peter Line, Nico Droz, David Benedek, Ingemar Backman, and Eddie Wall. The Ceremony will be hosted by Danny Kass and the Dingo. It will take place in room 1 of the Decavi- sion theater on Friday October 4th at 8:45pm. YOU can attend for FREE.
Snowboarding initiation for the kids
Burton snowboards brings a new concept called «Riglet Park» at the Reels. It’s a fun park where kids from 3 to 6 could practice snowboarding safely. Either with a member of the Burton Snow- boards Team or with a parent, the kid will slide on different features teaching him balance and providing him with new sensations.
The REELS wants to be a real festival. The night life is promising with head liners like DJ Jazzy Jeff. The Opening and Closing party will take place at the Pop Plage with no less than 7 artists.