Drifting was filmed on March 4th, 2014 in the alpine bohemia of Aspen, Colorado. Building from Aspen’s influence on American counter-culture, Drifting sought to push the limits of ski-acting and abandon all notions of professional film production.
The skier is dressed in an all-white outfit and shot in extremely flat light, creating the effect of the skier floating or drifting through space. Charles “Chuck” Mumford (the actor) has the appropriate body type and training to safely perform the technique, while many professional skiers have avoided the drift due to extreme tension placed on the skier's knees.
The American Medical Association as well as the United States Ski and Snowboard Association have come out strongly against drifting as an unnecessarily dangerous and unstable body position for skiing.
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Music: Teriyaki Boyz: Tokyo Drift