25/11/2011 | by Tom Copsey
Our latest voyage into the papery seas of old-school media has weighed anchor and is harboured in all good shred stores and newsagents right now. Sneek a peek at what’s in store for your peepers…
And before you even flip the cover you’ll have Process Films‘ debut movie, A Shot in the Dark, sat in your hands. Once your mind’s been blown by that Nordic-focussed doco-bangfest, here is what all those trees died for…
THE REALITY OF JEREMY JONES
Shortly after word of Jeremy Jones‘ infamous interview made its way over the pond, our editor in chief vowed he would never again feature the riding of this undoubtedly progressive rider who’d shown up at the US Open with ‘Bomb Iraq’ on his steed. Nearly a decade later Burrows’ stance has softened, but Jeremy is still charging harder than ever. Love him or hate him, you can’t deny his 30 video parts and his refusal to compramise when it comes to snowboarding. Tom Monterosso gets the reality of Jeremy Jones.
PIRATES’ ‘BOTTOM LINE’ – NO COPY/PASTE
The respected crew of creative moviemakers and talented riders who comprise the Pirate Movie Production family greet the 2011/12 season with their 10th feature film. And for Bottom Line, they’ve shaken up their system – gone are the ‘Aaarrrgh!’-themed intros – and mixed up the rider
MATHIEU SCHAER PROFILE
This Swiss rookie stepped up to bat last winter, nailing another part with his Ero One homies while at the same time getting enough in the can to announce himself to the world with a small-but-solid part in Absinthe Films’ twe12ve. We lift the lid on this backcountry specialist.
NO SLEEP TILL ÅLESUND
Late last spring our German ed smuggled himself onto Nike 6.0′s team shoot in a remote part of Norwegian alpine. With the likes of Halldor Helgason, Gjermund Bråten, Jamie Nicholls, Mason Aguirre and Silje Norendal set to send it he knew the goodtimes were guaranteed. Alas he didn’t read the small print so the all-night shoots took him by surprise and arguably a toll on his sanity, but the pictures are good!
PROCESS FILMS ‘A SHOT IN THE DARK’ GALLERY
As we mentioned, coming free with this issue is Process Films’ flick A Shot in the Dark. Once you’ve digested this bad boy, flip through the pages of 125 and cast your eye over these bangers from the set of the film with some words explaining the project.
Cabin Fever in Silverton, Trickology with Peetu Piiroinen, Sölden Spotcheck, gear, kit to be won, waffle, norks, bangers, bizzle, wizzle, dizzle. Bag your copy now or better still subscribe and get Onboard delivered to your door.