02 Oct '11, 11am

The cold revolution

The cold revolution

Photo: Shay Haas This essay was originally posted on OutsideOnline and is reprinted here with their kind permission. If there's snow around, and you give an Inuit child one ski, or a Moroccan elder a plastic bag, both will naturally do one thing. They’ll slide downhill. Why? Because having fun is a piece of being human. A big piece. That's why 1,500 youth, but also some grandparents and half a dozen infants, gathered Sept. 23 on a rainy night in Whistler, British Columbia, for the world premiere of All.I.Can , a new ski film by some young and ambitious Canadian upstarts called The Sherpas. The crowd screamed at the expected ski acrobatics, but they also sat captivated and in awe as the film delivered a subtle message not typically found in so-called "ski porn." All.I.Can explores the common joy human beings of all cultures and ages derive from sliding on snow -- and what w...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/climate-change/2011-09-27-the-cold-r...

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