180 Degrees South

A long way down, with a purpose.

Filmed on the Pan American Highway.

Jeff Johnson retraces the epic 1968 journey of Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins from Ventura California to Patagonia. Their aim was to chart a new route up Mt. Fitzroy, but it was the journey to get there that defined the endeavour. En-route Jeff discovers that a love for nature is the core driver behind his obsessive enthusiasm for mountain climbing and surfing.
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Grinding the Crack

Jeb Corliss jumps off a mountain.

Filmed in Walenstadt, Switzerland.

A lone man stands on a rocky outcrop above a plunging valley. In the background lurk the precipitous mountains that enshrine Walenstadt in Switzerland. He pauses, then jumps. Riding a razor thin margin for error, his wingsuit helps him to trace the contours of cliffs, ridges, and even below the tree line. The result is jaw-dropping viewing.
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