iF3 Movie Awards: freeskiing’s best take the stage

The year’s most prestigious awards in freeski filmmaking have been doled out in Montreal.
Freeskier Sean Petit at iF3 in Montreal, Canada, 2015
Best Male Freeride Segment: Sean Petit at iF3 © Maxime Messier/iF3 Festival
By Charlie Grinnell

At this week's iF3 Awards – the world's biggest and best freeski film festival – the entire scene, including riders, producers, brand managers and hundreds of fans, celebrated their best.

And the winners were...

ATHLETE CATEGORY
Discovery of the Year Jacob Hyllengren / Bon Vivant – BRS
Rookie of the Year Josh Daiek / Blank. The Movie – WeAreBlank
Best Female Park Performance Lisa Zimmermann
Best Male Street Segment JF Houle / Houligan: A Ski Story – JF Houle
Best Female Freeride Performance Angel Collinson / Paradise Waits – eton Gravity Research
Best Male Freeride Segment Sean Pettit / The Masquerade – Super Proof Inc.

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AM CATEGORY
Best AM Cinematography Somnium - The Ridge Films
Best AM Editing Dead End - Not So Local
AM Film of the Year - Presented by CFSA Profile, Character on Skis - Midiafilm

OPEN CATEGORY
Best Female Short Tatum Monod Season Edit
Best Short Vecom Video - Fast Forward
Best Web Series Salomon Freeski TV
Best Crash - Presented by Bern Tom Leitner / Passenger - Legs of Steel
Best Single Shot Passenger - Legs of Steel
Best Storytelling - Presented by Forecast Ski Magazine For Lack of Better - Clayton Vila Studio
Best Urban Movie Houligan: A Ski Story - JF Houle
Best Big Mountain Film The Masquerade - Super Proof Inc.
Jury's Pick Houligan: A Ski Story - JF Houle

Freeskier Tatum Monod at iF3 in Montreal, Canada, 2015
Best Female Short: Tatum Monod at iF3 in Montreal © Maxime Messier/iF3 Festival

PRO CATEGORY
Best Short Movie Good Company Two
Best Editing Passenger - Legs of Steel
Best Cinematography - Presented by Troublemakers The Masquerade - Super Proof Inc.
Film of the Year - Presented by Chic Chac Lodge Small World - Level 1 Productions

Congratulations!

Freeski crew Legs of Steel at iF3 in Montreal, Canada, 2015
Best Editing: Legs of Steel at iF3 © Maxime Messier/iF3 Festival

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