Meathead Films' "Born From Ice" is now shipping for online orders!November 8, 2005The sickest East Coast ski movie company is now shipping its latest 2005 DVD releasePick up a copy to fuel your Eastern stoke!"Born From Ice" is this years' definitive Eastern ski movie. Produced by Burlington, VT based Meathead Films, the movie showcases progressive up-and-coming athletes shredding park, urban and backcountry all over the Eastern U.S. and Canada. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE AT EMSHighlights include:• Action packed intro! • Biggest cliff ever landed in the East • 78 foot bridge rail, kinked concrete ledges, quad kink switch ups • Chest deep powder at Mad River Glen • Sick Super 8mm powder and jib footage • Off axis aerial manuevers and tree hand plants at Loon Mtn.• Powder day at Jay Peak • Dancing Canadian retired folks!• Riding the mid winter Ice Breaker ferry to remote island of Newfoundland• Huge backcountry descents in the remote Blow-Me-Down Mountains of Newfoundland• Tons of gnarly cliff hucks and tree skiing at Stowe• Randy "The Hammer" Grosso sports his treasured pink googles and the "pullet" (pony tail + mullet) while ripping epic bumps on Outer Limits at Killington• Baxter (the dog) slays the powder• Huge backcountry tow-in jump in backwoods Vermont. Witt and Simon throw down some uber classy 7'sAll of this action is packed into just 43 minutes! But that's just the start of it... the "Born From Ice" DVD includes just over three hours of DVD bonus features. How did we get it all on to one disc? Super nanotechnology allowed us to jam close to 4 hours of crisp video onto the DVD to give "Born From Ice" nearly limitless viewing potential! It will keep you entertained and stoked on skiing all winter long.The Bonus Features include:"Born From Ice" Bonus Movie - At just shy of 40 minutes in length, this Bonus Movie includes tons of sick shots that didn't quite make the cut of the movie. Full length bonus sections from Stowe, Mad River Glen, Killington bumps, Killington jumps, the Tow-In, Jibs and Rails, Loon Mountain, Stratton, Sugarbush, and the antics of lil' John Strenio Behind The Meat: Newfoundland - Raw footage from our epic trip to Newfoundland in late March. This 23 minute featurette tells the story behind the footage in the movie. See the full length version of Tony Rossi's insane dance moves at the Newfie night club! Crashes - head smashers, back breakers, ankle twisters, nut crunchers, and unforgettable "yard sales" its all here... Mt. Washington: June - a mini-documentary of our trip to ski Mt. Washington, NH on June 11, 2005. Sweet summer skiing in the EastWallface Trip - a mini-documentary of our Easter Mountain Sports sponsored rock climbing trip to the formidable 800 ft. Wallface in the Adriondacks of New York. See how the Meatheads train in the off seasonMaking of Intro - Bold, brazen and boisterous movie intros have become a trademark of Meathead Films. See how the unique TV action series intro was made this year including lots of funny outtakes.Retro: Winter - Bringing back the one pieces and classic 80's style, Joe and Silas show how they keep in real on the slopes of Stowe. Bumps, jumps and pow, it's a tribute to freeskiing’s pioneersRetro: Spring - Joe and Silas inspired more skiers to join their club by the time the spring rolled aroundCinco de Mayo - A time to celebrate when 4,000 Mexican soldiers smashed the nasty French and traitor Mexican armies at Puebla, Mexico on May 5, 1862. Also a good time to have a Corona and jump into prickly bushes...Karaoke - See Pat Waite sing Jay Z, Lil' John serenade some Christmas carols and eminem, and watch the Meatheads battle with some really bad freestylin'April Fools - Whiteford's car + Saran Wrap + EggsMt. Greylock - Short little segment about our trip down to the highest Mountain in Massachusetts during the legendary Boston blizzard of 2005Remembering Alec - A tribute to our friend Alec Stall who passed away in February. It highlights some of his best clips and showcases his personality as someone who always lived life to the fullestSlideshow - Around 300 incredible photos that chronicle the 2005 Eastern season. Most are taken by C. Nelson James (Rooster) and some were contributed by Burlington local, John WeicheckiEpoch Trailer - The trailer for our new feature length documentary two years in the makingMusic Videos - Rockin' full length music videos from 7 different artists featured in "Born From Ice" Sponsor Videos - Video ads and slides from the movie sponsorsGee Whiz! That's a ton of bonus material. What would you expect to pay for DVD jam packed with this much sick Eastern ski footage?$200?$100?$39?$25?Well, today is your lucky day ladies and gentlemen. All this can be yours for just 5 easy installments of $3.99 payed all at once! Huh? Yes you heard right, for the incredibly low price of just $19.95 a brand new shiny "Born From Ice" DVD can be all yours! We know you've never seen a deal quite like this...But Wait!There's more!Each DVD has not 1, not 2, not even 3, but 4 (!) stylish stickers to slap on your helmet, skis, or car. An Eastern Mountain Sports, Skiershop, Meathead, and Ski The East sticker are inserted into every meticulously packaged DVD. The whole thing is then sealed in plastic wrap for protection. Amazing...Don't delay...act today! It’s easy to get a "Born From Ice" DVD delivered right to your door by the friendly postman. Just click on the link below to order a copy directly from the secure Eastern Mountain Sports online store:CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE AT EMSThey going fast so make sure to order yours today! All of your wildest dreams will come true!________________________________________________Well that was a lot of information so now here’s some eye candy for you. All of these pics are actual video stills from the "Born From Ice" movie. The grainer shots as well as the black and white stills are taken from Super 8mm film. They are organized in chronological order as they appear in the movie. Have a gander...The movie is about to begin!Witt posing his hotness on the Harley during the introKristian Geissler's helmet cam view as he hits a monster cliff at Stowe (with a very tight landing zone)Simon Thomson makes a first clean descent of Triple XRooster throwing the froggy backflip at the tow-in jumpWitt Foster steezin' a cork 7 at the tow-inBaxter chargin'!Simon hiking up Jay PeakRooster enjoying the tasty pow at Jay PeakLil' John Strenio showing offWill Wesson doing a huge switch rodeo at Mt. SnowSimon cleaning a 6 kinkerCork 5 blunt at Stratton courtesy of SimonIntroducing: Randy "The Hammer" Grosso. He's stoked to get going on a long day of shreddin' the Killington bumpsFormer World Cup Mogul Man: Kurt Schmid Joe Morabito ripping Mad River Glen on the deepest day of the yearKristian at Mad River GlenTony Rossi belly flop at the Indian Head Resort, Lincoln, NHJohn Strenio tweaking a mute at LoonLoon Mountain localPat Waite making the most of the natural surroundingsThe Canadian retirement group partied down!Cork 5 critical a la SimonTyler Secrest feelin' the flow at LoonNo, we go THIS way!Getting out of the ditch in Nova ScotiaLand Ho! Ahoy Matey! It's Newfoundland...Small fishing village in NewfieGlenn Noel driving the cat to the goods...Telemarker Dave Watson dropping a knee to NewfieTony Rossi points 'emMeatheadA local Snowmobiler jumps a cornice over TonyTony bustin' out the Napoleon Dynamite moves at a Newfie Night Club!End Credits and Joe rockin' outSilas Hagerty going HUGE!________________________________________________A Huge thanks to the "Born From Ice" movie and tour sponsorsMovie SponsorsEastern Mountain Sports (EMS) http://www.ems.com Skiershop online http://www.skiershop.comKombi gloves http://www.kombisports.com Clif Bar http://www.clifbar.com Head Skis http://www.head.com Tyrolia Bindings http://www.tyrolia.com Skiing Magazine http://www.skiingmag.comThe Royal Shaft ski poles http://www.theroyalshaft.com Backcountry Access http://www.bcaccess.comTour SponsorsStowe Mountain Resort http://www.stowe.comN'East Magazine http://www.neastmag.com And special thanks to Glenn Noel's Blomidon Cat Skiing http://www.catskiing.netThere is a lot more going on at Meathead Films than just the online release of "Born From Ice." The Meathead's also just released their first feature length documentary, a project two years in the makingIf you like backcountry skiing and want to learn more about the deep rooted history of skiing and mountaineering in the East then here is what you need to know:Movie title: "Epoch"Running Time: 86 minutesPrice: $19.95CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE "EPOCH" AT EMSBonus Features: Over 2 hours of extrasClick here to learn more about the filmBoth "Born From Ice" and "Epoch" are in the middle of a 50 stop East Coast Movie tour that runs through the new year. We are giving away $40,000 in prizes throughout the tour so make sure to come to one of the events and see the action on the big screen. For more info and to see the movie trailers visit our website at:http://www.meatheadfilms.comLastly, Meathead Films is proud to introduce the "Ski The East" apparel line. An assortment of T-Shirts, Heavy duty hooded sweatshirts and Flex Fit ® hats are available for both men and women. If you rip the East, and are darn proud of it, make sure you let the whole world know! To learn more visit:http://www.skitheeast.netMeathead Films and Ski The East products make great holiday gifts for both young and old!


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