Gerwentil is the historical name of the Karwendel Mountain Range (Austria).
One of the few places where you can still experience real adventures.
The story begins at Ahornboden, at the northern entrance to the Karwendel.
Centuries-old maple trees are losing their leaves and prepare for the dark time of the year.
Three freeriders set off into the mountains, always looking for new terrain and new challenges.
What they don’t know is:
There’s something out there watching all their moves, trying to understand the reason behind these risky descents.
A two-year Passion Project about freeriding, viewed from a new perspective, critically questioning the subject itself.
Is it morally acceptable to invade a world populated by rare animals and plants just because we love exploring so much?
A film by Philipp & Christoph Kaar // A Twin Thing Film
Idea by Victor Heim, Christoph Kaar, Philipp Kaar
Riding by Victor Heim, Simon Partl
VO by Martin Leutgeb
Color by Lukas Cairns
SFX/Master by Florian Falkenberger
Theme Song by Julian Kossmann
Animations by Philipp Kaar