You choose a line and then it’s a question of surviving. Once you’ve decided which line to take, there is no turning back.” ~ Aksel Lund Svindal
ROMY Award Winner 2015 - Best Documentary
Every year, the best skiers on the planet meet in Kitzbuhel, Austria, to take on the terrifying Hahnenkamm Mountain’s downhill course, the Streif. The most dangerous event of its kind, it demands a perfect technique and extraordinary courage if skiers are to triumph.
In this award-winning documentary narrated by Streif winners Daron Rahlves and Didier Cuche, we go on an intimate 12-month journey with four athletes as they prepare for and take part in the legendary race, immersed in their individual challenges and emotions. Using cutting-edge camera technology, the film delivers a previously unimaginable perspective on the skills and stresses involved in this incredible race.
- Producer: Red Bull Media House and Planet Watch
- Starring: Aksel Lund Svindal, Erik Guay, Max Franz, Yuri Danilochkin, Hannes Reichelt, Marcel Hirscher, Daron Rahlves, Didier Cuche
- Language: German and English
- Running time: 120 minutes