Whether as a conduit for connection, an outlet for goofy joy, or simply an intra-venous delivery system for news, we’ve all been attached to the internet lately. All of us wish we were out skiing—and ski filmmakers are in a particular conundrum.
With feature film projects on an indefinite hold, athletes and filmers are struggling to find outlets for their restless energy at home. So when the United Nations put out an open call to produce PSA videos for specific communities, Level 1’s Josh Berman had the creativity and the rolodex to create one for skiers.
We talked with Berman about how this video came to be and what he’s working on while quarantined.
POWDER: So, what has your world been like since everything shut down?
BERMAN: I’m in Denver, and we’ve seen a…