Originally Contrast was a half hour film i made from my inherent Love for the unique individual art form of Bodyboarding, and my own country. Released originally on DVD to local enthusiasts, Now re edited into a shorter web Film. Take into account when viewing it is not Sponsored by any energy drink or any corporates. South Africans can't live a normal life on an average salary like people in other countries which means cameras jet skis and standard travel and exploration is very difficult to make happen(unless u come here with better currency and companies). this has made me no profit, actually cost me much time and most of my savings. I often ask myself why did i not use my media ability to rather film mainstream extreme sports things that would bring me gain, cause therz enough of that and i don't have a helicopter or a phantom cam & @ least it is not full of corporate branding which i feel is quite nice bla blah blaargh, one LOVE Thank YAHWEH and people who like this
Over the past 3 years he's logged first descents in a half-dozen countries, battled back to life from an accident that nearly killed him, and become the most talked about skier in the epicenter of all things extreme -- Chamonix, France.
What makes Andreas most intriguing, however, are his thoughtful musings on meaning from a life on the edge - a willingness to enter mental spaces that few have ever experienced.
In Tempting Fear Sweden's soft-spoken Adventurer of the Year explores a place in which fear overwhelms all emotions, playing both friend and enemy in a pas de deux where death lies just one misstep away.
"Best Action Film" - Adventure Film Festival 2012
"Best Story" - X-Dance 2013
SURFING LIFE PRESENTS,
THE 2012 BOARD GUIDE:
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With a quiver including a 5-foot single fin, boards made out from cork and everything twin, quad and thruster in-between Nick Carroll absconded to the Telo Islands with Ryan Callinan and Heath Joske. Their mission? To put the crafts through their paces.
A FILM BY SAM NORWOOD
DIRECTED BY NICK CARROLL
STARING: RYAN CALLINAN & HEATH JOSKE